Zoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on 60 years of experience, we deliver quality medicines and vaccines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. We are working every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals in ways they find truly relevant.Our name, Zoetis (z-EH-tis), has its root in zo, familiar in words such as zoo and zoology and derived from zoetic, meaning “pertaining to life.” It signals our company”s dedication to supporting the veterinarians and livestock producers everywhere who raise and care for the farm and companion animals on which we all depend on.Zoetis is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status or any other protected classification. Disabled individuals are given an equal opportunity to use our online application system. Zoetis also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must possess or obtain authorization to work in the US for Zoetis. Zoetis retains sole and exclusive discretion to pursue sponsorship for the acquisition or maintenance of nonimmigrant status and employment eligibility, considering factors such as availability of qualified US workers. Individuals requiring sponsorship must disclose this fact.Please note that Zoetis seeks information related to job applications from candidates for jobs in the U.S. solely via the following: (1) our company website at www.Zoetis.com/careers site, or (2) via email to/from addresses using only the Zoetis domain of “@zoetis.com”. In addition, Zoetis does not use Google Hangout for any recruitment related activities. Any solicitation or request for information related to job applications with Zoetis via any other means and/or utilizing email addresses with any other domain should be disregarded. In addition, Zoetis will never ask candidates to make any type of personal financial investment related to gaining employment with Zoetis.Position SummaryThis position provides Quality Assurance support for White Hall manufacturing operations. This position is primarily responsible for providing Quality Assurance support functions for biological Operations at the White Hall site by performing batch record review, raw material approval, APHIS serial submissions, deviation decisions and change control.
Position ResponsibilitiesPerform routine batch record review within established timelines (e.g. at the end of the shift), ensuring compliance with all applicable regulatory requirements and product registrations. Perform serial review, sample submission to APHIS, and product release functions. Review and approve incoming raw materials. Support and/or author deviation investigations, ensuring documentation meets internal and regulatory requirements, is completed within established timelines, and identifies root cause. Review and approve corrective / preventive actions, ensuring effectiveness of identified actions and completion within identified timelines. Provide QA support for product transfers and process improvement initiatives. Supoort and perform in-process animal testing for antigens, including animal welfare initiatives. Perform internal audits of manufacturing operations to ensure compliance with corporate and GMP/ regulatory requirements. Perform inspection readiness activities and provide QA support during Corporate and Regulatory inspections. Education and ExperienceJob level based on years of relevant experience:For the GJL 040-2 levelAssociate Degree with 2 years of progressive experience at the OTE Lead level or above, in Manufacturing or Quality Operations. For the GJL 060-1 levelBachelor Degree with 2 – 4 years” experience in Manufacturing or Quality Operations. Technical SkillsAbility to communicate effectively with peers and supervisorExpresses a positive attitude can demonstrate initiativeInterpersonal skills to include verbal, non-verbal and written communication with co-workers in a team oriented environmentExperience with / understanding SAPExperience with / understanding of APHIS Outlines of Production / Special Outlines.Experience with / understanding of biological antigen & vaccine manufacturing. PreferredExperience performing internal auditsExperience with / understanding of 9CFR & 21CFR requirements.Experience with authoring / leading deviation investigationsExperience with QA release functions in SAP Physical Position RequirementsThis position will support White Hall manufacturing. This position includes a significant amount of time spent sitting / working at a computer and processing paperwork. Position may require secondary gowning qualification. This position will require periodic weekend and off-shift work.