Teva Canada

QA Associate

2 weeks ago
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Quality - Quality Assurance


Quality Assurance Associate - On the floor

Stouffville, ON  


At Teva Canada, we believe that all Canadians deserve access to innovative and affordable medications. We develop, produce and market generic pharmaceuticals, from diabetic agents to antibiotics, from heart medications to cancer treatments. We’ve been part of Canadian healthcare since 1965, when we began operations as one of the country’s first generic pharmaceutical companies. Today, we employ over 1,500 Canadians. We invest in facilities in this country—creating generic and brand-name medications. And we’re proud to be part of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Worldwide, Teva is the leader in generics, one of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies, active in 60 countries and a workplace of choice for 46,000 dedicated employees.


Quality Assurance Associate will provide support to operations by leading the evaluation of quality floor incidents which includes: completing the Incident Investigational Tool, performing the release of bulk, finished product and / or printed component, reviewing and approving Work Orders and performing trend analysis for walkthroughs and work orders, supporting the audit of batch records and log books, and performing daily spot checks on the BAS and evaluating BAS incidents.

    • Perform on the floor audits and release of executed manufacturing/packaging documentation in as close to real time as possible ensuring GMP and SOP compliance.
    • Perform timely reviews of work orders ensuring appropriate steps/actions have been taken and documented.
    • Daily QA/Operations walkthrough/audit (including routine spot checks of BAS and evaluate alarms) and periodically perform trend analysis for walkthroughs, and work orders.        
    • Lead and work collaboratively with site operations in the resolution of quality incidents and deviations by completing the IIT and determining product impact, root cause and applicable CAPAs to ensure compliance with GMPs and SOPs.
    • Perform additional documentation audits/reviews and internal plant GMP audits such as logbook auditing, Acceptance Quality Limit (AQL) inspections and evaluations.
    • Liaise with various departments to obtain necessary information/documentation required for product review/release to meet MPS schedule.     
    • Prepare a daily quality shift report.
    • Identify, prevent, and proactively correct workplace hazards and conditions. Perform incident/accident investigations, root cause analysis, and establish appropriate corrective actions.
    • Role modelling of EHS practices to prevent the release of materials/energy, reduce EHS impacts, and ensure adherence to EHS regulatory requirements and procedures.
    • Other duties as assigned.


  • University Degree/ Science related discipline.
  • 1 (one) year relevant experience in Quality Control, Quality Assurance or Operations or a proven track record within the pharmaceutical industry.
  • 3 (three) years relevant experience in Quality Control, Quality Assurance or Operations or a proven track record within pharmaceuticals is preferred.
  • Must be computer literate with good working knowledge of TrackWise, Oracle, LIMS, Smart QA, MS Office suite (Excel and Word).
  • Good working knowledge of SOPs, GMPs, and cGMP’s applicable to Quality Operations, Manufacturing and Packaging.
  • This position requires a mechanical aptitude to understand manufacturing and packaging operations as well as the mechanical aspects of the plan.

Please note that applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada 


Teva is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodations needed to ensure a fair and equitable access throughout the recruitment and selection process. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.


Please note that a Criminal Record Search may be required of the successful candidate. Should it be determined that any background information provided be inaccurate or incorrect, Teva reserves the right to discontinue consideration of your application.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.


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