Johnson & Johnson Careers

Quality Specialist I - 12 month contract - Afternoon or Night Shift

Guelph, Canada
Quality Assurance

Job Description

Requisition ID: 3908181005

Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies touches more than a billion people’s lives each day through our health care products and services, our corporate giving, and the volunteer efforts of our employees. The Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies develop and market beloved brands that address the needs of consumers and health care professionals worldwide. Our portfolio ranges across several distinct business units: Baby Care, Oral Care, Compromised Skin Care, Beauty, Feminine Care, and OTC products.

As a member of the Plant Quality team, the Quality Specialist I (2nd or 3rd shift will be considered – 12 month contract) will support all aspects of compliance related activities at the facility.  The Quality Specialist I is responsible for ensuring that Johnson & Johnson (Guelph) operates in compliance with Johnson and Johnson Corporate policies, internal requirements, and regulatory requirements.  The Quality Specialist I will support Quality & Compliance with a broad base of experience and expertise. 


-Review internal batch records and release product for sale in SAP
-Act as a primary contact for internal manufacturing and packaging to assist in troubleshooting, and problem-solving quality issues 
-Identify non value-added activities and lead the implementation of innovative approaches to continuously improve current systems and processes.
-Represent Quality & Compliance on task forces/committees/process improvement projects
-Perform quality audits of production activities, including but not limited to Line Clearance checks and GEMBA walks
-Provide approval of offline rework/inspection activities 
-Provide training on quality topics to Plant Operations personnel 
-Comply with J&J policies, quality/technical standards, health, safety, and environmental regulations, and regulatory requirements (Health Canada, United States FDA etc.)

-Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Life Sciences (e.g. Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry or related)
-Minimum of 2-3 years’ Quality & Compliance experience within the chemical/food/pharmaceutical industry 
-Good knowledge of GMP regulations
-Strong computer skills


-Ability to work with limited supervision and function effectively in a team environment is essential
-Good interpersonal and collaboration skills
-Excellent communication skills, and attention to detail 
-Demonstrated ability to organize, multitask and prioritize workload
-Demonstrated problem solving capabilities 
-Excellent decision-making skills 
-Familiarity with computer software and strong personal computer skills
-Enjoys working to multiple deadlines in a dynamic and fast-paced team environment 

Diversity and inclusion are central elements of the shared culture across the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies. Attracting, developing and retaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities is essential to our success. We are committed to providing a respectful, inclusive and accessible work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their potential.

Primary Location
Johnson & Johnson Inc. (7695)
Job Function
Quality Assurance
Requisition ID