Quality Assurance Manager needed for Surmasis, a Pharmaceutical Drug contract manufacturer in Des Moines, IA. This position is hands-on and very involved in the day-to-day operations of the Quality Assurance functions for products such as topical/transdermal products (i.e., patches, creams, lotions and ointments). Activities of the job may include, but are not limited to, batch releases, change control and documentation, equipment and process validation, deviation investigations, SOPs, supplier management and regulatory interactions, either directly or through direct reports.
Requirements for the positions include, but are not limited to, Bachelors’ degree in science or technical field, 5+ years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry, strong knowledge of global regulatory and cGMP requirements, working knowledge of production operations, strong leadership skills and able to work independently.
About Surmasis, a Division of Katecho
Founded in 1984 and located in America’s heartland, Katecho is a privately held, internationally recognized, full-service contract manufacturer specializing in medical and cosmetic products.At Katecho, which is ISO 13485:2003 certified, we offer product design, process design, hydrogel production, printing, manufacturing, and logistics. Whether it is small volumes of hand-assembled products or highly automated computer-controlled fabrication, we provide quality manufacturing with on-time delivery.Plus, we employ the most talented engineers, product testers, lab technicians, designers, and assemblers in the industry. Our dedicated employees work hard every step of the process — from initial concept to final packaging — to add value to your bottom line.