The Quality Assurance Director is responsible for ensuring all areas of the Blood Bank of Alaska are operating in compliance with applicable government regulations, accrediting agency standards or consignee requirements related to the collection, processing, testing and distribution of blood products, cellular therapy products and services. The QA Director participates as a member of the BBA management team in planning, program formulation, and systems development. The QA Director is responsible for designing, implementing, and monitoring the quality assurance program for all operating divisions of BBA.
The incumbent for this role must possess excellent conceptual, communication, and analytical skills. Must understand general work flow processes and equipment used in a medical facility. Must have excellent interactive skills necessary in communicating with co-workers and regulatory officials.
Major Responsibilities will include:
Perform other duties as assigned and qualified to do.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree (BA) in relevant field. American Society of Quality (ASQ) CQA preferred. Minimum five years in a highly regulated, compliance driven environment with responsibility and oversight for designing, implementing and monitoring the quality and compliance programs for all applicable divisions.
Certificates, Licenses, Etc:
Minimum: Valid Driver’s License. American Society of Quality (ASQ) CQA preferred.