Quality Assurance Specialist

JOB FUNCTION: Scientific
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: East Haven, , CT
COMPENSATION: $60k - $80k
POSTED: Sep 8, 2022

Our client, a global leading supplier in the pharmaceutical packaging industry is looking for a Quality Assurance Specialist to help grow and develop the Quality Assurance (QA) Department.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$60,000 – $80,000

Position Overview:

A successful Quality Assurance Specialist will bring and implement new protocols for the Quality Assurance (QA) team. Experience with cosmetics, flavors, fragrances, or food is plus! The Quality Assurance Specialist Primarily responsible for providing quality oversight and support R&D for cosmetics & other consumer products.

Responsibilities of the Quality Assurance Specialist:

  • Provide guidance for GMP product quality and compliance for product release, including resolution of product quality investigations and quality issues of a significant nature, and provides direction for product disposition decisions including shipment and storage
  • Review batch data, including batch records, deviations, in-process data, EM data, QC release testing and other quality systems
  • Implementing and developing new safety protocols for cosmetics and consumer products
  • Responsible for archival of batch records and other supporting documents
  • Provide QA Quality Assurance support of change controls, GMP investigations and CAPAs

Qualifications for the Quality Assurance Specialist:

  • 1 to 5 year experience in a Quality Assurance (QA) cosmetic, flavors, fragrance, or food industry ideal in a management or leadership capacity
  • Knowledge of GMP and cosmetic, flavors, fragrance, or food highly desirable
  • Experience with clinical trial packaging is desired
  • Good communication and computer skills required
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment essential

Education Requirements:

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Biology or related science disciplines of Quality Assurance (QA) is required


  • Client provided benefits, upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 113741