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Quality Specialist

October 28 2020
Industries Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology
Categories Production, Operations, Quality, Safety, Pharma, Biotech, Sciences, R&D, Quality assurance and control, Validation, Production, Operations, Quality, Safety, Pharma, Biotech, Sciences, R&D
Lavaltrie, QC

12-month contractual mandate

Do you want to join the ranks of a company that has the well-being of its employees at heart and who continually invests in realizing the potential of its team? Vetoquinol is the employer of choice with whom you want to collaborate and innovate. Vetoquinol is a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the manufacturing, distribution and marketing of animal health products, we are looking for a Quality Specialist for our Quality and Regulatory Affairs department.

At Vetoquinol, our mission is to listen, understand and respond to the needs of our customers. The Quality Specialist ensures the annual product quality review (APQR) and documentary management with suppliers.


 Internal Product Quality Review

  • Gathers and consolidates all the raw data necessary for the realization of each APQR.
  • Writes reports related to site activities.

 External Product Quality Review

  • Collects the Product Quality Reviews from suppliers.
  • Identifies among the submitted data documents, those which are critical from a quality point of view and those which must be the subject of follow-up.
  • Ensures that all possible impacts of the changes have been taken into account.
  • Checks whether the preventive and corrective actions related to deviations from the suppliers are adequate.
  • Requests additional investigations, if necessary.
  • Monitors the progress of replies.
  • Writes the summary document identifying the significant points and the necessary follow-ups.

Document management with suppliers

  • Initiates contact and follows up with suppliers regarding the quality documentation necessary for the release of products.
  • Integrates the documentation into the company's managing system, the "Quality Management System" (QMS).

Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)

  • Establishes, writes and updates procedures related to its activities.

 Change controls and deviations

  • Initiates change controls (CC) and deviations for the department related to its activities with the approval of the Manager, Quality - Commercial and∕or the Director, Quality and Regulatory Affairs - Commercial.


  • College diploma in science (Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Quality Assurance).
  • Good knowledge of industrial processes and GMP
  • Minimum of 1 to 3 years of relevant work experience
  • Bilingual French and English (written and spoken)
  • Proficiency with MS Office suite


  • Rigor
  • Synthesis skills
  • Analytical mind
  • Organization
  • Good communication skills network