Quality System Trainer

Danville, CA
Jun 12, 2021
Quality, Quality Control
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time

Company: Cannon Quality Group, LLC
Status: Full Time Employee
Relevant Work Experience: 5+ Years
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
Location: Danville, CA

About Us

Since 2009, Cannon Quality Group, LLC has been providing Quality System solutions support to start-up Medtech companies that are engineer focused and compliant. Our primary focus at Cannon Quality Group, LLC, is to aid in getting new safe medical devices into the clinic fast so we can help improve the lives of patients. We offer Quality Management Solutions that make sense for the stage and goals of each business through consulting, document control, supplier support, inspection/testing/validation, and other Quality System requirements and services.  In addition to developing right sized Quality Systems for companies we also provide quality team resources to support the Quality System.  This can include single system support, project support, up to and including full Quality System Management support.

We are seeking an energetic individual that is eager to be a part of an entrepreneurial, culture-driven company. Successful candidates will be highly collaborative, employee centric, business-focused and customer service oriented. The individual would have to be flexible, reliable, trustworthy, and have excellent time management (with a sense of urgency), communication, and organizational skills.

We offer AMAZING benefits and competitive compensation combined with an unparalleled company culture. Our office is a friendly and fun place to work (even if we do say so ourselves!). Everybody looks forward to our company events and CQG has a very transparent leadership style where employees matter. At CQG, you’ll be working with inspiring industry experts working on projects that have a great impact. Please note this is a salaried, exempt position that may require working additional hours beyond a typical 40-hour work week.


The Quality Systems Trainer is responsible for training and developing CQG’s Quality System Associates, Document Control and Jr. Quality Engineer team members to support the needs of clients and client support teams. This is an internal role whose main purpose is to develop a reliable, consistent team of people to perform and support the client delivery leads.  A key aspect of this internal support role is to ensuring that CQG processes are consistently being followed, Quality System Associates, Document Control and Jr. QE support team members are trained and reliably support the client support teams.  This role is also responsible for evolving CQG processes as needed to continue to meet the company’s priorities.  Additionally, it is key that client deliverables performed by this team are met in a timely manner compliant with the Client delivery lead’s expectations.

As Quality Systems Trainer, you will be primarily responsible for training CQG’s internal Quality System, Document Control and Jr. Quality Engineer support team as noted above. You will be focused on auditing internal processes, communications, and policies on behalf of CQG. This role will ensure continual quality improvement within the company. Successful Candidates will be highly collaborative, employee-centric, business-focused, and customer service oriented. The individual would have to be flexible, reliable, trustworthy, and have excellent time management (with a sense of urgency), communication, and organizational skills.

As Quality System Trainer, you will be charged with learning CQG processes, client processes, assessing possible client delivery gaps, and providing solutions. This role will also be responsible for supporting and facilitating on-going training and monitoring of Quality System, Document Control and Jr. Quality Engineer team members, including the on-boarding of new team members in these roles. Responsibilities include, assessing a current system in place and making the appropriate recommendations for change, taking into consideration the variability in execution across numerous client delivery lead’s with ranging client goals, business stages and the budgets

Cannon Quality Group, LLC is looking for someone who has creativity, passion for Quality and a keen focus on flexibility.  As well as a passion for leading and training and group of passionate quality team members. This person will be an integral part of helping CQG create a solid foundation with our Quality System, Document Control and Jr. Quality Engineer teams, so it is essential and imperative that the qualified candidate align with our core values and lead through them.

  • Creating training plans/programs for Quality System Associate, Document Control and Jr. Quality Engineer team members

  • Support and facilitate on-going training of Quality System Associate, Document Control and Jr. Quality Engineer team members around quality system procedures, processes and goals

  • Establish and maintain quality assurance programs, processes, procedures and controls to maintain compliance

  • Generate or update CQG desktop procedures to define and improve internal processes

  • Develop Quality staff to achieve organizational objectives and meet client project needs; Coach and mentor staff

  • Assess potential gaps in internal processes and client deliverables, identify improvements and implement to achieve compliance

  • Work with the client delivery lead’s to ensure to grow a support team to support their client needs.


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred


  • 5+ years experience in ISO 13485 regulated environment

  • 5+ years of quality assurance and quality managerial experience


Additional Qualifications:

  • Ability to express yourself clearly and concisely

  • Positive, results-oriented, and energetic team player

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to handle complex issues and exercise judgement, based on experience, with minimal oversight

  • Motivated self-starter, ability to work independently and collaboratively

  • Ability to prioritize and manage to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment

  • Must be able to handle multiple responsibilities concurrently

  • Must be organized, have an eye for detail, and be able to put ideas into a tangible form

  • Ability to follow established policies and procedures and comply with regulatory requirements

  • Ability to deal with unresolved situations, frequent changes, delays, or unexpected events

  • Ability to point out issues so that they can be appropriately addressed

  • Ability and willingness to mentor other quality team members

***** All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.