Job Opening – Quality Specialist

BioFire Defense is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V).


Quality Specialist
Posted: 7/17/2020



Full-Time Quality Assurance

Position Summary:

  • This position is a full-time non-exempt position. The Quality Specialist provides support and helps administer the Quality System. Quality Specialist administers and maintains the non-conformance reporting program as well as providing support for equipment calibration/preventative maintenance programs, document control, and training program. Other responsibilities include assisting with administration of the CAPA program as well as maintenance of Quality System data and generation of Quality System reports. This position requires strong computer skills, good attention to detail and experience with Quality System functions. Project management skills are essential to success.


Training and Education:

  • College degree preferred. High School diploma with experience is acceptable.


 Experience and Skills:

  • 3+ years of formal Quality System experience (e.g. ISO 9000 or GMP/ISO 13485 Quality System) including experience in QC activities preferred.
  • 1+ year of manufacturing/operations experience or a degree in scientific or engineer discipline is preferred.
  • Adept with Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel and Word; demonstrated database, spreadsheet and word processing skills.
  • Project management skills, including monitoring and coordinating multiple activities and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Understanding of some basic QC and/or Six Sigma skills, such as Control, Run, and Pareto Charts, Histogram, Scatter Plot, Gantt chart, Fishbone Analysis, Affinity Diagram, or Process Capability.
  • Negotiation skills required to act as liaison between R&D, Engineering, Production and QA and advocate for the Quality system.
  • May be required to lift 50 pounds.



  • We offer competitive salaries
  • Vacation/holiday pay
  • Medical benefits
  • Stimulating work environment

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Our EEO Policy

BioFire Defense is an equal opportunity employer (M/F/D/V). We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.