Quality Assurance Officer – GMP Facility, Tasmania Based (The position has been filled)
New Zealand
Full Time


  • Build on your GMP QA skills by assisting an API manufacturer
  • Enjoy Tassie’s life style for twelve months with this fixed term tenure which may be reviewed
  • Be part of a local success story through an initial twelve month contract with full benefits



Our client is an independent Australian owned company based in Tasmania who produce and supply various active compounds used in drug development globally. Their innovative manufacturing processes have seen the company grow and become a main supplier to the Pharmaceutical Industry. Join this growing company and become part of their success story.



Join a small team of ambitious like-minded individuals in a hands-on role!

To meet the increase in company size and the associated GMP requirements, there is a need for an additional Quality Officer for an initial 12 month contract. Given the company’s current growth pattern and plans for expansion, it is likely that this role will become permanent for the right person.

Reporting to the Quality Assurance & Regulatory Manager, the primary focus of the QA Officer will be to implement (where necessary) and maintain GMP compliance in all areas of the site operations. Additional duties will include; the management and execution of internal and external quality audits, maintaining the Quality Management system, the issue and review of Production batch documentation, liaising with people in all areas of the company as well as external bodies and the writing and implementation of quality procedures.



This is a young innovative company with dedicated employees who enjoy the challenges of a growing business and the benefits on offer. Therefore we are looking for a dynamic QA Officer who is a self-starter, has initiative and is not afraid of hard work.

With a background in pharmaceutical QA, you will make this role your own and will take pride in implementing systems by collaborating with various stakeholders within the business.

Other criteria that need to be met include:

  • A degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Science or similar
  • 3+ years’ experience in a QA role within a pharmaceutical environment
  • Solid working knowledge of GMP & ICH guidelines
  • Confident decision maker and able to work autonomously in an ever changing/busy environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving and technical report writing skills
  • Willing to or currently live in or near Launceston, Tasmania
  • Good work ethic, excellent interpersonal skills and a good team player is a must!



To apply for this role, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below and send your updated resume with a covering letter to ChemSkill. For a confidential discussion about this role, please call Natalie or Helen on 03 9516 0100.



We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of candidates we receive on a daily basis, we can only contact those with suitable qualifications and experience. Please note, however, that your resumes will remain on our database and be considered for additional suitable roles.

Please Note: Unfortunately only short-listed candidates can be contacted due to high volume of applications.