Traditional blood banking is at an exciting inflection point, needing to respond to a number of local and national market changes. As a leader in the blood industry, San Diego Blood Bank’s (SDBB) strategy is to anticipate trends and proactively define innovative strategies that leverage and extend core business activities that make an even greater impact on our community’s health. SDBB provides high quality blood and biological products on a local, regional, national and international scale while simultaneously integrating into U.S. and worldwide scientific and clinical communities to actively drive the future of healthcare through research.
We are in search of a Quality Assurance and Compliance Specialist III who possess the talents, skills and knowledge to assist with quality/regulatory oversight of our blood and umbilical cord bank, cellular therapy services, laboratory, life science research and clinical trials. Successful candidates will contribute to our respectful, constructive and collaborative style, which is guided by local, state, federal and international regulations and the objectives of the company.
With its great weather, vibrant academic life science community, miles of sandy beaches and major attractions, San Diego is known worldwide as a great place for residents to collaborate, engage and relax year-round.
Bachelor’s degree in a work-related field/discipline. Advanced degree preferred.
Must have 5 years of progressively responsible and directly related experience. Experience should include participation in FDA and State site inspections, experience with GMP requirements, application of quality assurance principles, and healthcare compliance. Additional experience in cellular therapy services, umbilical cord banking, molecular testing and/or clinical research preferred.
ASQ, CPHQ, or Health Care Compliance Certification Board (CHC, CHRC) certification required or must be obtained within 2 years of hire.
Licensed RN or CLS preferred.
The San Diego Blood Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer.