Pharma Packaging Investigator, Validation - Covid-19 Vaccine

Location
South Africa, Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality, East London
Salary
£40662.45 - £72288.80 per annum
Posted
24 Feb 2021
Closes
10 Mar 2021
Ref
Pkgvalidation
Contact
Alessandra Gheza
Discipline
Manufacturing, Packaging
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Pharma Packaging Investigator, Validation Engineer (Covid-19 Vaccine)

At i-Pharm Consulting we are collaborating with one of the biggest pharmaceutical groups in the world who are recruiting outstanding professionals to support in the development of the Covid-19 vaccine.

We are looking for a Packaging Validation Engineer, Investigator to join the Operations team based in South Africa. This is a great opportunity for a proactive person who enjoys working in a dynamic and stimulating environment and wants to make a difference in the fight against Covid-19.

Ideal for a person who wants to:

  • Be part of one of the top ten pharmaceutical company in the world
  • Problem-solve and develop their skills within an international team
  • Work on exciting projects and cutting-edge technologies with a great career opportunity

Location: South Africa (PE)

Description:

The Pkg Validation Engineer is accountable for the packaging validation primary, secondary, tertiary, with focus on sterilization processes and inspections.

Responsibility

  • Validation of primary secondary and tertiary packaging, with focus on the vials issues
  • Write investigation procedures taking into consideration the aseptic processing
  • Taking care of the investigations for formulation, capping, sealing, particles, label complaints etc.
  • Ensuring all destination countries laws and regulations are implemented (FDA, EMA etc.)

Other

  • Help the Packaging Lead with issue relater to Labeler, Cartoner & End of Line Engineering Runs & FAT
  • Assist the engineers in Packaging Line Installation, Qualification & Testing (Distribution testing, SRV, PPQ)
  • Assist with Tech Transfer Complete/Packaging Readiness for all destination countries

Essential

  • Degree in Chemistry, Biotech, packaging etc.
  • 5 years in a similar role
  • Experience with EMA and FDA regulation
  • Experience with sterile liquids packaging and validation/ investigation ( vials or similar)
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills, able to work under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Team oriented with the ability to identify and implement qualitative improvements.
  • Fluent in English

Other

  • Experience within the vaccine production

About i-Pharm Consulting

i-Pharm Consulting is a specialist Recruitment Company servicing the Pharmaceutical industry in the UK and Europe. We provide both permanent and contract staff to a wide range of Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, Biotechnology and Contract Research Organisations (CROs). i-Pharm has specific expertise in Clinical Research, Medical Affairs, Regulatory Affairs, Pharmacovigilance, Quality Assurance and Bioinformatics.

www.i-pharmconsulting.com


To apply

If you would like to discuss this vacancy further, please contact call Alessandra Gheza at the following contacts.

Tel. +44 (0)2031890464

Email: agheza@i-pharmconsulting.com.

If this role is not suitable, Alessandra is also available to discuss other possible positions or answer any general questions regarding your career and the current market.