Qualification & Project Specialist 100% (limited) - Fribourg

Villars-sur-Glâne, Switzerland
23 Feb 2021
25 Mar 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
About You

We are currently looking for an Qualification & Project Specialist to support our team in Fribourg for a period of 1 year. At this position, you work for the Engineering department in Fribourg and manage the projects and qualification of existing equipment as well as new equipment for Manufacturing, Packaging and Utilities. Your role will include the following tasks:
  • Manage the coordination for projects regarding modification on existing equipment or for new ones
  • Ensure the qualification and the validation of equipment (incl. computerized systems) according to the plan and monitor the qualification status of the equipment
  • Create, verify and execute equipment qualification plan (FAT/ SAT/ IQ/ OQ/ PQ) for equipment
  • Manage non conformities and CAPA linked to equipment qualification
  • Create risk analysis documents, technical documentation and SOP
  • Coordinate cross-functional project teams in order to achieve the goals on-time within the budget

For this challenge, we are searching for a dynamic and social person bringing the following profile:
  • University degree in engineering or sciences area like chemistry, pharmacy, or similar
  • First experience within the pharmaceutical or food industry is an asset
  • Previous experience with equipment validation and project management
  • Good knowledge of GMP and FDA requirements
  • Fluency in French and English

You describe yourself as a methodical and autonomous person, able to work efficiently in cross-functional teams. You hold very good communication and organization skills. Thanks to your analytical thinking, you understand issues from multiple perspectives and see inter-relationships and cause-and-effect relationships.

About Us
At Vifor Pharma, we use our skills, dedication, and entrepreneurial spirit to offer innovative solutions in iron deficiency, nephrology and cardio-renal therapies, so we can help patients around the world live better, healthier lives. This is why we come to work every day.
Are you empowered to create a better world, and be part of life changing work? As a global pharmaceutical company, we offer the chance to be part of a worldwide team, where passion and commitment are met with opportunities for professional and personal development. Learn more at viforpharma.com/career .
What you can expect of us
As we work to support patients, we also take care for our employees' professional and personal growth and well-being. We show appreciation and recognition through attractive benefits that will enhance your life, develop you, empower you to grow, and create your own career journey with us.

  • Open, safe and inclusive culture that fosters creativity and unleashes individual potential, whether in laboratories, manufacturing sites, in the field, or offices
  • Learning opportunities that enhances your skill set focused on business and personal effectiveness, leadership and management skills, and much more
  • Flexible workplace environment, home office opportunities, competitive vacation entitlement
  • Attractive financial participation schemes, adapted regionally, that provide employees with additional security for every life situation, including: Pension plans, participation schemes, and savings plans
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