1+ months
2018-03-152018-05-02

Group Leader Quality

Abbott
Menlo Park, CA

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

 We are seeking an experienced, high caliber Group Leader, Quality. Provide leadership to a team of engineers/technicians to support Manufacturing, Supplier Development, New Product Development, and Quality Systems. Directs projects to ensure the manufacture of high quality product and to facilitate compliance with regulatory requirements for our medical devices.


Impact this role will have on Abbott:

  • Identifies, develops and implements processes to improve department performance.
  • Maintain staff and equipment to assure appropriate technical capabilities
  • Monitors daily work operations and provides direction and guidance to, experienced exempt employees, or skilled nonexempt staff to achieve unit or project goals.
  • Provides manufacturing support by defining work assignments directed to address manufacturing process defects and implement process improvements utilizing Quality System tools.
  • Monitor compliance to appropriate regulatory standards
  • Effectively communicate with and provide support to other departments as necessary
  • Maintain a department culture of continuous improvement
  • Support all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements
  • Complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, other regulatory requirements, Company policies, operating procedures, processes, and task assignments
  • Maintains positive and cooperative communications and collaboration with all levels of employees, customers, contractors, and vendors
  • Performs other related duties and responsibilities, on occasion, as assigned
    Job Family: Operations Quality
    Division: AVD Vascular
    Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
    Medical Surveillance: Yes
    Significant Work Activities: Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

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