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Validation Engineer

Company: Optimus Search Limited
Location: London
Reference: BBBH9772
Closing Date: 05 Mar 18
Type: Contract
Salary (£): 100,000+

Job Summary:

Are you a Validation Engineer interested in working for one of the UKs leading names in High-Tech Pharmaceutical Engineering?Are you looking for something new?!Then stop what you are doing and read on!


Are you a Validation Engineer interested in working for one of the UKs leading names in High-Tech Pharmaceutical Engineering?
Are you looking for something new?!
Then stop what you are doing and read on!

Title: Validation Engineer

Rate: £70/hr +/-

Location: London

Positions Available: 3 Engineers

Type: Contract (12 Months Rolling)

A Fantastic new role has just opened up at one of our leading Dublin based clients offering the successful candidate the opportunity to join a hard-working team working on exciting projects in the pharmaceutical sector.

The proposed start date is March - We need YOU

Responsibilities include:

* Deputise in the absence of the QA Team Manager in relation to Validation activities.
* Performs validation/qualification/calibration activities including equipment, facilities, systems, CSV, Labels and temperature controlled shippers in accordance with the QMS.
* Performs change control activities relating to qualification/validation/calibration activities including writing and establishing protocols.
* Executes IQ/OQ/PQ protocols, Conducts periodic reviews of all GMP IT systems, Supports QA in external audits, To maintain metrics on all validation/qualification and change control related tasks.
* Ensures the validation/qualification schedule is maintained and reports are written on time and related documents are kept current.
* To identify when timelines cannot be achieved and report to management/stakeholders.
* Ensure that all equipment is appropriately labeled with the correct validation/qualification status and ensuring that failed/unsuitable equipment is removed from circulation.
* Ensures that all reusable data loggers in use remain in a calibrated state, including responsibility for organising off-site calibrations as required.
* Performs additional tasks as assigned by the QA Team Manager or that may be reasonably required to meet business needs.
* Responsible for self-training on all current good practice and industry standard validation topics and procedures
* To be available for infrequent overtime work as necessary and to be willing to attend site, out of hours, in the case of emergency or extraordinary work requirement


* Educated to Bachelors degree or equivalent experience.
* Experience in validation/qualification in a Pharmaceutical / GMP environment
* Proven competence in Equipment Validation and Computer Systems Validation
* Knowledge of conducting temperature mapping studies, including the operation of Kaye Data Loggers and equivalent
* Working knowledge of regulatory requirements in the pharmaceutical industry.
* A high degree of accuracy and attention to detail, with an organized methodical approach to achieving daily deadlines.
* Ability to read and interpret general procedures and government regulations.
* Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients and inspectors
* Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area and volume
* Proficient in personal computer skills; specifically Microsoft Office, Outlook and database management

If you are interested please do not hesitate to email or call me!

+44 20 30969 392

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