Open Position: Quality Assurance Technician
Founded in 1975 and operating continuously for over 40 years, Rapid Aid is a world leader in branded and private label manufacturing of easy-to-use, safe and comfortable hot and cold therapy products. We are the only manufacturer of hot and cold therapy products with wholly-owned manufacturing facilities in both North America and Asia.
We are seeking a Quality Assurance Technician to join our team at our Mississauga, ON manufacturing facility. The Quality Assurance Technician is primarily responsible for the inspection, sampling, and routine testing and documentation of in-coming raw materials to ensure compliance with Health Canada and FDA regulations.
Specific tasks include ensuring all processing activities are carried-out as per standard operating procedures; conducting QA checks such as line clearance, in-process inspection, and finished goods; initiating non-conformance reports for significant deviations; maintaining records of inspection; performing calibration of testing equipment monthly; and conducting monthly GMP inspections and internal audits.
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree (B.Sc.) in science or equivalent in a technical, engineering, or scientific field, and have 1-2 years’ experience in a QA function in a manufacturing environment. Knowledge of quality systems, particularly inspection and testing methodologies is required. Knowledge of FDA regulations, Health Canada regulations, ISO (9001) standards and Good Manufacturing Practices, is required. Experience in Quality Assurance in the Pharmaceutical/medical device industry is an asset.
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