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Posted: 8/30/18

Job Description:

Aidance Scientific, based in Woonsocket, RI, develops and manufactures a line of natural topical pharmaceutical products (ointments, creams, etc), is seeking an individual to join the company as

QUALITY ASSURANCE MANAGER to support the company’s rapid growth. The selected candidate will join an organization that is making a clear impact with its extraordinarily-effective medical products distributed worldwide to consumers, retailers, distributors, private-label customers and medical facilities. The company currently has 30 employees (12 in manufacturing and support job functions) and expects to grow to 50+ over the next few years.

The selected individual will have a demonstrable background planning, developing and executing the integrated systems that encompass quality assurance management in compliance with FDA’s 21 CFR PART 211 -- CURRENT GOOD MANUFACTURING PRACTICE FOR FINISHED PHARMACEUTICALS. The selected candidate will be expert at hands-on execution and management of all daily quality control operations and document control systems, planning and conducting training, managing a QA team, as well as coordinating internal audits, supporting 3rd-party and FDA audits.

This position is an exciting growth-opportunity for someone with broad expertise in cGMP quality system management. The selected individual will report directly to the vice president of operations.

SALARY AND BENEFITS: Package includes competitive salary, 401K, healthcare insurance, paid flex-time off and more. You’ll be working for an organization that is not corporate; where everyone eats in our always-open onsite kitchen and works hard while supporting each other for peak collective performance. We all know our products are making a real, positive impact on people’s lives and that drives our spirit at work.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: B.S., preferably in a related field; ASQ and other certification; 5+ years relevant QA management experience, preferably in a Lean Mfg. and cGMP environment; highly proficient PC (Excel) skills and excellent analytical, organizational, communication, team building skills.

CONTACT: Send cover letter and resume to Silvy@aidanceskincare.com.
Find additional company background at www.aidance.com.

Quality Technician
Posted: 8/10/18

FLSA STATUS:                     Exempt
REPORTS TO:                     VP Engineering


  • Arrange and execute capability studies. Calculate, document, and communicate the results to assist with the development and implementation of plans to improve the results.
  • Oversee performance of the plant-wide calibration system.  Ensure all personnel possessing metrological equipment are appropriately trained in metrological techniques.
  • Participate as a member of the Internal Audit Team
  • Assist with Continuous Improvement, 5-S, and Lean Manufacturing initiatives
  • Assist in documenting, implementing, reviewing, and training of procedures and work instructions
  • Assist with development, execution and documentation of PPAP’s.
  • Assist with developing, executing, and reviewing results of Corrective and Preventive Actions
  • Ensure appropriate management of the Quality and Environmental Systems


  • Possess leadership, motivational, and analytical skills
  • Knowledge of statistical and quality methods of production.
  • Familiarity with ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards
  • Able to use Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and other software
  • Knowledge of injection molding a plus


  • Associates degree or a minimum of 1 year’s positional experience

Please send resume to:
Linda Mota <lmota@hopevalleyind.com>

Hope Valley Industries

222 Exeter Road
North Kingstown, RI  02852


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