Validation Technician

A vacancy has arisen for a QA Validation Technician on 37.5 hours per week on day shift  (flexibility required on working times) in the QA Department. This role is a fixed term contract until end of March 2019.


Key responsibilities:

•To support the plant QA compliance and QA teams in executing Cleaning & Sanitizing validation in line with global and regulatory requirements.

•Role includes development of validation protocols, swabbing and testing manufacturing equipment in-line with global procedures, communicating results and being part of any resultant trouble shooting or investigative work.

•Additionally the role will involve participation of any additional testing which supports the plant wide validation program. 


To succeed in the role you need to have the following skills:

•Strong communication, presentation and influencing skills

•Good interpersonal and team skills

•Be self-driven

•Possess the ability to manage multiple priorities, to work under pressure and to have the flexibility to deal with changing deadlines.

•Good knowledge of Word & Excel are essential and SAP would be beneficial

•Experience within validation discipline would be beneficial.


The ideal candidate will have:

•BSc Microbiology or equivalent

•Experience of World Class Manufacturing techniques and methodologies including: problem solving

•Previous experience in the pharmaceutical, cosmetic or food industry