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Validation Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 18934

Our client, a leading healthcare company in Cavan, is keen to hire a Validation Engineer to join their team on a 12-month contract. The Validation Engineer will be part of the QA Team reporting to the CAPA & Validation Manager.

Key Responsibilities (Full job description available on request):

  • Provide direction, documentation, execution and review for plant validation activities.

  • Work closely with the CAPA and Validation Manager.

  • Provide leadership across a number of QA functions including Validation and the Plant Consumables Programme.

  • Manage and co-ordinate the Validation Change Control System, Validation Master Plan and associated schedule and all related documentation .

  • Lead the Validation Review Board.

  • Responsible for ensuring all VRB members are trained in accordance to Validation Policies and Procedures.

Ideal background:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmaceutical Science, Food Science, Dairy Science or related Engineering qualifications. Food Microbiology or Food Chemistry would be desirable however, not essential.

  • It is an advantage to have knowledge on Validation and CAPA Policies or FDA regulations in relation to validation.

  • Food Engineering, thermal heat processing and fluid flow are advantageous.

  • Knowledge of Validation preferred.

  • Project Management Skills or experience with Project Management is essential.

  • This function will have the responsibility to provide direction, documentation, execution and review for plant validation activities. 

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Sarah Flynn

+353 719108060