Join Canada’s Lifeline!
We are currently seeking a Manager, Quality Assurance to join our Quality and Regulatory Affairs team in Ottawa.
Be part of a dynamic, innovative, collaborative, diverse and caring organization committed to saving and improving the lives of Canadians. We are the connection between the sincere generosity of donors, and the heartfelt appreciation of recipients. Thousands of Canadians depend on our programs every day for reliable access to safe blood, plasma, stem cells, organs and tissues.
This position ensures that the safety, quality, identity, purity, potency, and accessibility requirements of all products and services offered by Canadian Blood Services are met. You must have a thorough understanding of, applicable Good Manufacturing Practices, and Blood Regulations as defined by Health Canada, CSA Blood and Blood Component Standards, as well as relevant Cell, Tissues and Organs (CTO) regulations and standards and the theory and application of quality system elements to the products and services provided by Canadian Blood Services.
Under the direction of the Associate Director, you will be responsible for management, execution and evaluation of established quality assurance activities, ensuring effective and efficient people and process management, in an environment which fully recognizes the benefits of operating in accordance with quality principles.
You will lead in the development of your team by understanding the collaborative effort required within a team environment and optimizing the team diversity to make the team successful in meeting or exceeding the quality assurance objectives. You will use performance-based measurements to align the objectives of the team and the individuals to meet the strategic objectives of the Q&RA division and CBS.
You will also be responsible for consulting and collaborating with various internal and external stakeholders to ensure that the Quality program, procedures and support tools meet user, business and regulatory requirements.
Are you ready to embark on a meaningful and inspiring journey, where what you do matters? Be part of Canada’s lifeline. Because we can all be the reason, the connection, that keeps Canadians living.
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Position is required to be on call and to travel domestically.