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Pharmaceutical Technical Support Officer - 17509

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Job Type: Permanent

Our established manufacturing Client based in Kent is currently seeking two skilled Manufacturing Technical Support Officers/ Pharmaceutical Technical Support Officers to join their team. Suitable candidates will have previous experience as an Engineer or Scientist within a pharmaceutical environment.


As the Pharmaceutical Technical Support Officer / Manufacturing Technical Support Officer duties will include:

• Support the Production Department and wider Manufacturing Operations group, in order to implement/develop new processes and/or product lines and optimise current processes

• Continuously improve both efficiency and effectiveness of process equipment, manufacturing processes and supporting systems to help meet the future needs

• Support Commissioning, Qualification and Validation activities associated with implementation of the above

• Support transfer of new processes/products into internal Production facilities and external Contract Manufacturing Organisations (CMOs)

• Support new Production facility and existing Production facility upgrades Commissioning and Qualification activities

• Lead/participate in investigations into root causes where quality/safety issues arise

• Look to identify, lead and/or support Continuous Improvement ideas/initiatives across the Production Department

• Generation and review of key Production cGMP/EH&S documents, including Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Deviations (CAPAs), Change Controls, Risk Assessments, Training Modules and Commissioning/Validation Protocols.

• Provide resolution and support to manufacturing or process issues, process optimisations and process improvements

• Support the delivery of company/site objectives to the required Quality, Regulatory and EHS standards.

• Participate in Technical Transfer of new process/products into internal Production facilities and external Contract Manufacturing Organisations (CMOs).

• Generate relevant project/cGMP/EH&S documents when required to support Production projects and/or implementation of Continuous Improvement initiatives.

• Provide support for the evaluation of process risk assessments and HAZOPs

• Generate qualification life cycle documents/protocols for new plant and equipment (URS, IQ and OQ etc.) and execution thereof.


Skills/ Attributes required for the role of Manufacturing Technical Support Officer/ Pharmaceutical Technical Support Officer:


• Ideally degree level educated within an engineering or scientific discipline

• A demonstrated track record with relevant Technical experience working in a regulated industry preferably in Pharmaceuticals

• Continuous Improvement

• Knowledge of equipment and processes within manufacturing / pharmaceuticals

• Good oral, written and presentation skills essential


If you feel you meet all the requirements listed above please apply now to be consider for our Client Manufacturing Technical Support Officer/ Pharmaceutical Technical Support Officer vacancies

To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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