VQ Life Sciences are recruitment a Permanent Validation Process Engineer for a Medical Device company based in Lancashire.
You will be responsible for all supporting activities for the procurement, installation, validation, operation, maintenance and repair of equipment and processes used directly and indirectly for product realisation.
RESPONSABILITIES AND AUTHORITIES:
Responsible for continuous improvement activities within the business relating to Production and Manufacturing Processes and equipment and Validation, and ensuring these are completed through change control activities.
Responsible for creating User Requirement Specifications; sourcing, installing, and validating capital expenditure equipment to meet business objectives.
Responsible for maintaining the validation life cycle within the business, to include periodic reviews and Computer Software Validation.
Responsible for ensuring safe system of works are created, trained and implemented with new processes and equipment.
Authority to stop any hazardous or dangerous activities during the development of new processes and equipment, or when observed during equipment/tool/jig use.
Responsible for defining and creating process routes and BOMs on the ERP system.
JOB REQUIREMENTS (ESSENTIAL)
BSc (Hons) or equivalent in a Science or Engineering discipline.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a production or process engineering role within a manufacturing environment.
Minimum of 3 years’ experience performing equipment and process validation within the medical device industry.
Knowledge of the processing and assembly of plastics from compounds to components to products.
Demonstrable success of leading or managing projects.
Has spec’d and commissioned capital equipment.
Good skills in written and spoken English to enable communication with colleagues and to understand technical and QMS related documents and to write technical and general reports.
Good numerical skills appropriate to managing and reviewing tool sampling and validation processes and summarising of data within technical reports.
Moderate to advanced computer literacy in MS Office applications.
Must be able to work alone and in a team, with good leadership ability.
Must be able to self-manage workload, remain calm under pressure, and make reasoned judgements on behalf of the company
If you’re interested in this Permanent Validation Process Engineer position in Lancashire or know someone who might be please get in touch.