Cardinal Health Technician II - Sterility Assurance in Waukegan, Illinois

What Quality Assurance contributes to Cardinal Health

Quality Assurance is responsible for developing and implementing a compliant and cost-effective quality system that assures products and services are reliable, safe and effective.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of quality systems and approaches.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the relevant regulations, standards and operating procedures.
  • Demonstrates ability to perform investigations / root cause analysis and develop corrective actions.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the requirements and has the ability to perform gap assessments to those requirements.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of quality concepts such as: cost of quality, analytical metrics and / or statistics, trending, quality planning, validation, CAPA and problem solving.
  • Works cross-functionally and has the ability to interpret the requirements as well as educate and influence others on those requirements.

Accountabilities

  • Demonstrates knowledge of quality systems and approaches.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the relevant regulations, standards and operating procedures.
  • Demonstrates ability to perform investigations/root cause analysis and develop corrective actions.
  • Gathers data to develop the sterilization and laboratory metrics.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the requirements and has the ability to perform gap assessments to those requirements.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of quality concepts such as: cost of quality, analytical metrics and /or statistics, trending, quality planning, validation, CAPA and problem solving.
  • Works cross-functionally and has the ability to interpret the requirements as well as educate and influence others on those requirements.
  • Responsible for the management of departmental invoice processing, ordering and PO generation using the BuyNow system.
  • Responsible for the review of sterilization batch records and the release of Ethylene Oxide (EO) and gamma radiation sterilized loads.
  • Responsible for the generation of Certificates of Sterility and issuing those certificates to customers as requested.
  • Responsible for the trending of data, as assigned.
  • Assist with manufacture of Process Challenge Pack (PCP) and Process Challenge Device (PCD) to support EO sterilization process R&D, validation and optimization projects as assigned.
  • Receives general direction on standard work; receives detailed instruction on new assignments.

Qualifications

  • HS Diploma, GED or equivalent experience, preferred
  • 1+ years’ experience in related field, preferred

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies acquired job skills and company policies and procedures to complete standard tasks
  • Works on routine assignments that require basic problem resolution
  • Refers to policies and past practices for guidance
  • Receives general direction on standard work; receives detailed instruction on new assignments
  • Refers to policies and past practices for guidance
  • Receives general direction on standard work; receives detailed instruction on new assignments
  • Consults with supervisor or senior peers on complex and unusual problems

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.