QC Validation Specialist (CSV focus)

QC Validation Specialist (CSV focus)

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  • Sector:

    Scientific, Pharmaceutical & Chemical

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  • Salary:

    Higher than average rate - call for details

  • Contact:

    Johnathan Miller

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8968

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months initially

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    As soon as possible

QC Validation Specialist
Based in Liverpool
Higher than average rate - call for details
*** PAYE or Umbrella only ***
Pharmaceutical industry
6 month contract initially

Due to a new package of work being introduced to this multinational pharmaceutical company they require an additional person to work in their QC Validation team at Specialist level with a focus on CSV work.


To provide technical leadership and to co-ordinate the activities of validation work as required within the Quality Control function; specifically manage the validation activities of testing methodology, equipment and areas within the QC laboratories, in terms of project management where appropriate, protocol writing and executing or completion of final validation reports.

The role holder is required to provide validation support to all areas within the Quality Control departments so that authorised techniques, methods, equipment and procedures are validated/verified as required with a focus on the Computer System Validation of the lab equipment software.

The role holder will be required to monitor ongoing validation exercises and provide regular updates on progress, communicating possible issues that may affect timelines and milestones.

The role holder is required to write and execute validation protocols following ICH guidelines and other organisational standards; to promptly write reports on completion of execution of the validation/verification studies.

The role holder will be required to actively make recommendations following successful or unsuccessful validation or technical studies. Also to actively be involved in continuous improvement so that measurable benefits are delivered as a result of continuous improvement activities.

Qualifications and Experience: 
  • Strong cGMP background in the Biological or Pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience of sterile manufacturing
  • Have experience in the validation of QC Laboratory equipment specifically around CSV of lab equipment software.
  • Preference for knowledge in the validation QC facilities and utilities.
  • Previous experience of QC equipment validation is required.
  • Previous experience of generating and executing IQ, OQ, PQ on GMP equipment.
  • Exposure to CSV and IT systems is essential.
  • Experience of QC testing techniques and industry practices is desirable, to include Biological and Chemistry testing
For further details and to apply please contact Johnathan Miller at Scantec via johnathanm (at) scantec. co. uk

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