Job details Quality Assurance Specialist

Posting Period

From August 12, 2021
to September 30, 2021

Country or region



Mirabel, Québec

Business Unit

Health Solutions


Quality Assurance and Control

Entry date

As soon as possible

Job Status

Permanent - Full time

Minimal required work experience

4 to 5 years

Minimal education level required


Work schedule

37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Based on experience


Competitive social benefits

Quality Assurance Specialist

Main Functions

Reporting to the Quality Assurance, Director, the Quality Assurance, Specialist will participate in the management of quality systems as well as improvement activities related to quality assurance.

  • Participate in the implementation, improvement and management of the quality system;
  • Participate in the review and approval of production files;
  • Participate in the issuance and review of master production files;
  • Write and update standard operating procedures (SOPs) and other technical documents related to quality assurance;
  • Review and approve SOPs and work instructions;
  • Participate in the management of deviations, change controls, non-conformities and anomalies;
  • Review and approve minor deviations;
  • Participate in the management of documentation and / or requests from customers;
  • Prepare and carry out training with different sectors of the company;
  • Participate in the various audits (routine inspections, internal audits, qualification of suppliers, etc.);
  • Participate in the management of complaints;
  • Review and approve validation protocols;
  • Ensure compliance with C-TPAT, BPF policies, internal procedures and health and safety regulations;
  • Collaborate with different sectors (production, maintenance, planning and others);
  • Participate in all other related tasks.

Note: The use of the masculine is used without discrimination and in order to simplify the text.

Technical skills


  • Possess three (3) years of experience in quality assurance or quality control in the pharmaceutical industry or natural health products
  • Hold a college diploma in science

Personal abilities


  • Excellent computer skills (Excel, Word and PowerPoint)
  • Teamwork oriented, possess a good sense of organization and management of priorities
  • Demonstrate judgment and be rigorous
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, in French and English


Lallemand is a privately held Canadian company, founded at the end of the 19th century, specializing in the development, production and marketing of yeasts and bacteria. The company is comprised of 11 major business units, each focused on specific applications of yeast and bacteria, with activities throughout worldwide. Administrative offices for the parent company are in Montreal, Canada. Today, Lallemand employs more than 4500 people working across more than 45 countries, on 5 continents.

Lallemand Health Solutions specializes in the production of probiotics intended to serve the agri-food, parapharmaceutical, and pharmaceutical industries. With its manufacturing processes adhering to the highest standards of quality, the company provides probiotic strains that help millions of people improve their health and well-being.

On top of its extensive portfolio of ready-to-use probiotics (Lacidofil®, Probiokid®, Probio'Stick®, Protecflor®), the Health Solutions branch also tailor-makes unique formulas to respond to clients' unique needs. This process employs the Harmonium, Lafti®, or Rosell® strains.

The Lallemand Health Solutions team enjoys a stellar reputation, as one of the only companies that is authorized to produce the S.boulardii strain. Whether in North America, Europe, or Asia, your next pro-fessional challenge awaits you at Lallemand!

Please take note that accommodations will be provided in all parts of the hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

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