Quality Control Leader

  • Perform quality control tests for GMP products
  • Actively lead the quality control team
  • Attractive salary packaging & superannuation options

About QIMR Berghofer:

QIMR Berghofer is a world-leading translational medical research institute focused on improving health by developing new diagnostics, better treatments and prevention strategies, specifically in the areas of cancer, infectious diseases, mental health and complex disorders. Based in Herston, Brisbane and working in close collaboration with clinicians and other research institutes, QIMR Berghofer is home to more than 600 scientists, students and support staff.

About Q-Gen:

Q-Gen Cell Therapeutics is a leading GMP manufacturing facility dedicated to the development of GMP cell therapies for use in ground breaking clinical trials


Role Purposes / Responsibilities:

In this role you will apply your immunological, microbiological and analytical knowledge to the quality control of all aspects of the manufacture of investigational therapeutic products. You will lead a small quality control team in the performance of environmental monitoring of cleanrooms, quality control testing of finished products, as well as review and approve quality aspects throughout the production environment.

As part of the Q-Gen Cell Therapeutics team you will be required to multi-task across several disciplines and work autonomously to lead your team to excellence. You will be required to adhere to strict procedures within the GMP facility, including compliance documentation and record keeping.


About You:

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Bachelor degree in a related discipline of Science or equivalent experience,
  • - Demonstrated leadership in a technical or quality support
  • le within a laboratory, pharmaceutical or food manufacturing setting.
  • A thorough understanding and experience of microbiological concepts and testing techniques, including microbial identification.

Demonstrated experience in cleanrooms or a GMP environment is highly desirable. Ideally you will have an understanding of the TGA's code of GMP, a working knowledge of contamination control procedures, immunology and aseptic techniques.

What we offer:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Bonus Superannuation
  • State of the art facilities
  • Stimulating work setting focussed on cutting edge medical research
  • Supportive/collaborative team environment

Salary range is $74,633-$80,841 per annum. This is a permanent full-time appointment.

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Applications should address the selection criteria and include curriculum vitae, proof of qualifications, and the names and contact details of three professional referees.

13 August 2017
Contact Darron Laing on (07) 3845 3851 or darron.laing@qimrberghofer.edu.au