Validation Specialist (Isolator validation focus)

Validation Specialist (Isolator validation 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:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months initially

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    As soon as possible

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 Validation team at Specialist level with a focus on VHP (Vapour Hydrogen Peroxide) Isolator validation as part of the installation of a new Isolator for QC Sterility testing.  As the Isolator is also being installed within a new room any Facilities or HVAC Validation experience would be highly desirable.


To provide technical leadership and to co-ordinate the activities of validation work as required within the sterile manufacturing area; specifically manage the validation activities of the installation of the new Isolator within a new room to include HVAC and / or Facilities validation activities.

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 VHP Isolators in a Sterile manufacturing cGMP environment. Experience in the validation of Isolators within a fill finish environment will also be considered as it's very similar experience.
  • Previous experience of generating and executing IQ, OQ, PQ on GMP equipment.
  • Previous CSV and IT systems experience is desirable.
For further details and to apply please contact Johnathan Miller at Scantec via johnathanm (at) scantec. co. uk

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