Continuous Improvement Engineer (Quality Engineer)

Location: 

Bronx, NY, US, 10457

Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives better by bringing Quality, Affordable Self-care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold.  Help us do it.


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Description Overview

The Continuous Improvement Engineer supports investigating and closing site deviations.  Person will also lead or participate in site wide improvement projects and other assigned continuous improvement initiatives. 

Scope of the Role

The Continuous Improvement Engineer provides technical support as it relates to incident/deviation investigations for all commercialized products at Perrigo facilities in New York.  This position evaluates product quality through deviation trend analysis to ensure products and processes are consistently produced within their quality attributes.  Coordinates the investigation and follow-up processes for assigned site(s) using various analytical tools (FMEA analysis, Ishikawa diagrams, etc.) in collaboration with the appropriate departments, outside suppliers, vendors, and contract manufacturers. 

 

The Continuous Improvement Engineer prepares investigations and incident reports and executes corrective and preventative actions (CAPAs) as necessary for all product and process issues. This position ensures timely completion of all investigations and corrective actions and recommends disposition of all involved product to the Quality Leadership. Exercises and builds basic team effectiveness skills and collaborates within a work group.

Experience Required

•    Bachelor’s degree required - preferably in engineering, chemistry, pharmaceutical sciences or related field.
•    1-3 years of experience in this field is preferred.
•    Familiarity with cGMP, FDA regulations, including experience with investigations and/or developing and recommending process improvements.
•    Knowledge of principles, concepts and practices in pharmaceutical sciences, manufacturing and packaging processes.
•    Able to analyze and identify root causes, execute corrective actions/projects.
•    Very strong technical writing skills required.
•    Well-developed interpersonal, organization and communication skills, ability to work effectively with staff members at all levels, familiarity with cGMP and FDA regulations.
•    Computer literacy with a working knowledge Microsoft Office (Excel and Word), and SAP experience preferred.
•    Ability to work independently on multiple concurrent projects with minimal guidance and to meet project deadlines.
 

Salary Range: $80,000 to $100,000

 

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We are seeking a diverse applicant pool to ensure the diversity of our team reflects the end consumers we serve through our self-care mission. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates our team’s differences. Individuals of all races, ethnicities, nationalities, ancestries, religious creeds, sexual orientations, genders, gender identities and gender expressions, national origins, ages, mental and physical abilities, familial status,’ veterans status’, military status’ and more are encouraged to apply. TOGETHER, we make lives better. #DIV


Nearest Major Market: Bronx
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City