Quality Control Team Lead
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.* Direct and prioritize tasks to ensure that tests and records are completed in an accurate and timely manner providing reliable results. Thus ensuring timely product delivery. * Maintain laboratory procedures, correcting potential problems, to ensure efficient laboratory operations. * Ensure that safety and quality standards are followed in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP”s). * Supervise workgroup/technicians” activities. * Problem solve all aspects of testing. * Audit/review bench records. * Author/review Standard Operating Procedures/Standard Methods. * Inform QC management of testing issues (i.e. no tests, unsatisfactory results) * Ensure that testing completed is properly documented and follows written methods. * Responsible for ensuring proper training of Quality Control technicians. Education and Experience: * BA/BS with 2-4 years of experience OR MBA/MS with 0-2 years of experience OR Minimum of 8 years relevant experience. * Understanding of USDA & EU guidelines. Ability to ensure compliance with changing guidelines. * Ability to trouble-shoot problems and implement corrective action.
* Excellent written and oral communication skills. * Understanding of equipment used by technicians. * Computer literate.