Vacancy posted: Saturday, 16 Jun 2012
Validation Engineer - Life Sciences / Biotechnology / Pharmaceutical / Medical Devices - Edinburgh Base Salary c£33-38,000 + Benefits.
Based in Edinburgh, Edgar Stewart's client is a well-established bio-manufacturing organisation, with an internationally recognised product portfolio. The product range includes in vitro diagnostics for use in clinical laboratories throughout the world. The organisation also offers contract services to the bioscience industry and currently manufactures products for major global players in the Life Sciences sectors. They now need to make the key hire of a Validation Engineer.
Reporting into the Validation Manager, the Validation Engineer will play a crucial role validating new processes, systems and equipment, as part of a sustained technology and manufacturing ramp-up. Some other key responsibilities will include:
Educated to HND/Degree calibre in an engineering or scientific discipline, you are a proven life sciences, biotechnology, medical devices or pharmaceutical validation specialist. We will also look at candidates from other highly regulated environments. Candidates will have sound experience of thermal mapping exercises and standard lab techniques. We would be especially keen to hear from candidates used to managing NPI or NPD validation projects, or those candidates who have helped validate systems and equipment as part of a new factory build.
This is an excellent chance to join a thriving and highly successful Scottish business, part of a much larger UK based blue chip business, about to build a new manufacturing facility near Edinburgh. A highly competitive basic salary (c£33-38,000) is on offer with a comprehensive benefits package including company pension, healthcare and company bonus.
To apply for this role please contact Bruce Hydes at Edgar Stewart Selection, or call him on 0845 034 2182.
Based in Edinburgh and registered in England and Wales, Edgar Stewart is an employment agency supplying candidates to permanent and contract positions across the UK.
Job Reference: BH-VE
Closing Date: 23-Jun-2012