Maxxam Analytics Quality Assurance Coordinator Full Time in Burnaby, BC

Maxxam Analytics

Branch Burnaby BC CA

Quality Assurance Coordinator
Burnaby, BC

Keeps work area clean, neat and organized. You are able to work both independently and as part of a team….

Do you believe in the power of teamwork and sharing ideas? Do you take pride in delivering exceptional quality and service with everything you do? Do you seek out ideas for improving the status quo? If you want to make a difference and love being surrounded by the best and the brightest, Maxxam might be the place for you!

Imagine being surrounded by the brightest minds in the industry.

Maxxam Analytics, the largest privately owned analytical laboratory network in Canada, is looking for an


Join our talented team of experts in the scientific field to advance your technical knowledge and advance your career. Every day we go above and beyond to deliver innovative solutions to help our clients make important decisions that directly impact the community and the environment.

As a QA COORDINATOR, your main responsibilities are:
Monitors Quality Assurance and Quality Control practices to ensure continual and effective implementation.
Educates and trains staff in the requirements of Maxxam’s Quality Management System.
Monitors the effective implementation of Maxxam’s Quality Assurance Program.
Ensures the Quality System Tools are available and used.
Encourages, identifies and participates in continual improvement.
Assists Internal Customers in addressing questions, concerns and stuck points with regards to quality practices.
Liaises and coordinates External QA requirements and process including: Accreditation requirements (including PTs) and Client Audits.
Adheres to Maxxam Code of Ethics Policy.
Supports and complies with all Maxxam policies, Quality System and Health & Safety program.
Participates, when requested in lab and Health & Safety meetings.
Participates, when requested in internal and external audits.
Keeps work area clean, neat and organized.
Maintains training records and relevant qualifications.

You are the ideal QA COORDINATOR if:
You possess a Science Technical Diploma or B.Sc. or equivalent.
You have 2-4 years laboratory experience, Internal Auditor training an asset.
You have a strong science background and experience in laboratory practices.
You have experience working in a GLP, GMP, GXP environment.
You are competent in reviewing analytical procedures and practices.
You are able to write reports and work instructions.
You have excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
You are able to work with a high degree of accuracy.
You have a positive outlook with an ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
You have good time-management, communication, multi-tasking and priority setting skills.
You are able to adapt to a changing environment.
You are able to work both independently and as part of a team.

Maxxam is the Canadian market leader in analytical services and solutions to the energy, environmental, food and DNA industries and a member of the Bureau Veritas Group of companies – a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services. In 2012, Maxxam was recognized as having one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate CulturesTM, an award that is testament to how much we value employee engagement, satisfaction and work environment. Maxxam is home to the brightest and committed team in the industry, and we want you to join us as we continue to grow.

Join our talented community of scientists and experts and apply today by submitting your updated resume and cover letter in WORD format directly to the job posting posted for this position at maxxam.ca/careers.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Burnaby, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-24
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