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Job Description

Days / Shifts:  Pitman shift pattern - Nights

Position Summary:

As Perth ramps up the MBD response to COVID 19 The Production Quality Controller (PQC) will ensure control of quality within production is maintained throughout the production process. This will be achieved through verifying production steps and ensuring Batch documentation is completed accurately. In addition, the PQC will monitor the quality compliance in the media prep and aseptic filling areas. The PQC position requires excellent attention to detail and a strong quality mindset to ensure the accurate evaluation of product and documentation.


The role will be working with operations to produce a world class Right First-Time process to provide on time delivery to our customers. Included in the roll will be checking and entering raw materials stock data timely and accurately into SAP system.


Be the voice of quality within the process by supporting operations with a quality mind-set



  • Verify production steps real-time
  • Ensure all Batch Manufacturing Records (BMR) are completed and accurate prior to them passing to QA in accordance with cGMP good documentation requirements
  • Confirm all the correct raw materials have been used and enter them into SAP against each product batch
  • Ensure batches are sent for QC testing when the batch is complete
  • Report unsafe or poor-quality practices immediately through the appropriate channels
  • Participation in Daily Tier Board Meetings
  • Audit any inspection or rework activities
  • Monitor, track and regularly report to your supervisor/manager on your KPIs and performance goals



Experience, skills & abilities required:

A Quality / Customer driven mind-set

A high level of numeracy

Excellent attention to detail

Good communication skills, written and verbal

Be confident to speak out and support others

Experience of production or laboratory environment



SAP experience

Excel competency

A knowledge of Quality systems / GMP requirements

HNC or higher education level

When you are part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do challenging work, and be part of a team that values performance, quality and innovation. As part of a successful, growing global organization you will be encouraged to perform at your best. With revenues of $25 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.


Working as part of our Microbiology Division (MBD), within the Specialty Diagnostics Group, you’ll play an active part in helping us to achieve our mission to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. The Microbiology Division discovers microbiological solutions for the diagnosis of infectious disease and detection of bacterial contamination. We serve public health, clinical laboratories, food companies, environmental screening and pharmaceutical laboratories with a portfolio of products that include culture media, antimicrobial susceptibility testing solutions and market-leading molecular solutions for food safety testing.