QA Supervisor in Los Angeles, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 2/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is looking for a QA Supervisor for a personal care company in the San Fernando Valley!


  • Supervise the incoming packaging and on-line inspection areas within the quality assurance department and provide hands on participation in daily operations.
  • Provide information and support to manufacturing to assist  in the execution of their jobs.


  • Supervise the daily QA on-line operations and incoming packaging laboratory. Schedule staff as necessary.
  • Maintain inspection records for in-coming, in-process and final inspection. 
  • Assist in developing inspection protocols. 
  • Audit paperwork for completeness and accuracy. 
  • Release OTC reconciliation paperwork in a timely manner and maintain all OTC paperwork.
  • Provide training to QA Inspectors and key production personnel on SPC, GMP, customer requirements and other related topics.
  • Assist in all facets of the quality program including: root cause investigation, training, statistical process control, control of non-conforming materials, documentation control, control of quality records. 
  • Communicate with external customers and vendors on issues related to quality inspection and/or troubleshooting
  • Review and approve internal fill and assembly specifications for manufacturability and conformance to customer specifications
  • Generate and assist Non-Conformance Report (NCR) and Out-of-Specification (OOS) investigations.  Provide recommendations on NCR and OOS corrective actions.
  • Ensure appropriate training of employees in their job functions and provide quality systems and task training to Quality Assurance and Production employees.
  • Prepare summary reports of tasks, results and systems along with metrics on materials, products, non-conformances, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned by management


  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 3+ years of experience in food or personal care QA experience
  • Supervisory experience
  • Good communication
  • Detail-oriented