Quality Assurance Officer

Posted 24 July 2022
Salaris£3000 - £4000 per annum
Job type Permanent

Job description

IDT is the leading manufacturer of custom oligonucleotides and proprietary technologies for genomics applications. Our work is complex and cutting-edge, and our team members are curious, creative thinkers who understand that good data drives smart decisions. At IDT, we realize that although science may be uniform, people are unique. We promote a culture where engaged people are motivated and have opportunities to achieve their full potential, as part of one global team.
IDT is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we're pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.
We are currently looking for a Quality Assurance Officer for Leuven, Belgium.
You will be responsible to coordinate and take ownership of assigned quality event tasks within the quality system for our Leuven manufacturing location. You will collaborate with employees from various (manufacturing) departments. You will join a small, young and enthusiastic local QA team and will work with peers from IDT facilities around the world.
This position is a combination of offsite and onsite work at IDT Leuven (flexible schedule, approx. 70% remote possible).

Job Specific Essential Functions:

Coordinate parts of the Quality System (applicable standards ISO 9001 and ISO 13485) and our internal systems in regards to:

  • Nonconformance (internal/external), deviation & management of change reports and follow-up on actions, when necessary.

  • Corrective and preventive actions

  • Perform internal audits and help prepare external audits.

  • Communicate and troubleshoot issues in regards to the above in collaboration with colleagues at other IDT facilities.

  • Help with communication/awareness of Quality within the company.

  • Support the company's training & document management system.

  • Assist QMS management with various Quality related tasks or perform other duties as specified by QMS management.

  • Report any problems to QMS management.

  • Treat information acquired during execution of job functions as strictly confidential.

  • Be aware of IDT's policy/objectives on and contribute to the quality and environmental management system by adhering to the requirements of the ISO 9001, ISO 13485 & ISO 14001 standard and internal procedures and work instructions.

Education, experience & skills:

  • At least a Bachelor's degree, preferably in a Science related field

  • First Job experience in a Quality Assurance/ISO related field would be a plus

  • Experience with ISO standards (preferably ISO 9001/ISO 13485) and/or quality systems is highly preferred. ​

  • Critcal mind set and eye for detail when documenting information and processing information provided by others.

  • Capable of making administrative/procedural decisions and judgements.

  • Punctual, focused and maintain a high level of organization.

  • Excellent computer skills which would include knowledge of the Internet, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word. Experience with Quality System software is an advantage.

  • Must be critical when documenting information and processing information provided by others.

  • Capable of making administrative/procedural decisions and judgments.

  • Must be punctual, focused and maintain a high level of organization.

Other Job Qualifications

  • You are able to work in a fast-paced environment & to adapt to changes in the process.

  • You are able to work in a group and independently.

  • You read, write and speak English fluently.

What do we offer
An upbeat, open minded, international and dynamic environment is where we wish to welcome you. A close follow up and extensive training is how we wish to guide you. As a growing international company, we reward our associates with an attractive compensation and benefits package of which the details are outlined below.

  • Competitive salary

  • Contract of indefinite duration

  • Full time (40h per week)

  • Group insurance (including pension plan, guaranteed income …)

  • End of year premium

  • Bonus system

  • Up to 32 days of time off per year

Interested? Well, there is more! To realize IDT's potential, we invest in your potential. Opportunities will cross your path, enabling you to develop your career the way you want it.
All this within a cheerful and highly modern setting.

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