Validation Officer - 036/2019
Code/Reference:
036/2019
Applications accepted until:
2019-12-02
Number of Openings
1

Employment Type

Permanent

Department

Quality Assurance

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor€™s degree or National Diploma in Chemical Engineering or Process Engineering, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Chemistry, or relevant science/engineering qualification
  • Two (2) years€™ experience in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment

Additional Requirements

  • Prior experience in the validation of process equipment, manufacturing processes, cleaning procedures, utilities and analytical methods would be an advantage

Specific Operational Requirements

  • The successful candidate will be required to work an 8-hour day between 06h00 to 18h00 as rostered
  • The successful candidate must be prepared to work shifts when needed to support the company’s validation activity requirements
  • The successful candidate may be required to work overtime to meet the business needs
  • Must have own transport

Key Performance Areas

  • Conduct validation activities in line with qualification plans
  • Compile validation protocols for equipment, cleaning, process, method, etc.
  • Compile validation reports, which includes compilation of graphs, tabulating of data and performing statistical calculations for analysis
  • Implement and maintain a formal programme for routine calibration of applicable equipment
  • Collect and process samples if required
  • Manage documentation relevant to validation
  • Maintain quality systems in compliance with cGMP principles

Competencies

  • Team player
  • Attention to detail
  • Quality focussed
  • Planning and organisation
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Analytical Ability/Problem Solving
  • Report writing skills