195212 - Validation Engineer
Industry
ENG
Region
PA-Pennsylvania
City
Allentown
State
PA
Rate
$16 to $65.00 DOE
Duration
6 mos
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Validation Engineer for an opening in Allentown, PA.

SUMMARY:
Validation is the process of establishing documented evidence that a procedure, process, equipment or other activity will consistently perform as intended throughout its life cycle. As a Validation Engineer, you will be responsible to interact with several departments to create and execute validation testing in support of individual equipment, systems, environments, cleaning efficiency, or processes required for pharmaceutical packaging operations at the site.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Within a Pharmaceutical organization, individual will be responsible for the preparation and execution of validation documentation (VP, IQ, OQ, PQ, SOPs and others), along with their associated summary reports, in service of items including: Packaging equipment (Bottle fillers, capsule fillers, labeling, syringe assembly, serialization) Storage environments (Freezers, Refrigerators and Cold rooms) Environments (Air Handling and HEPA filtration) Utilities (i.e. water, clean air) Process Performance Qualification (PPQ) Conduct all work according to governing SOPs and cGMPs (current Good Manufacturing Practices). Prepare detailed reports or design statements using knowledge obtained from learning about new equipment coming to the site. Coordinate Validation Projects with other departments and ensure project timelines Demonstrates and promotes the company vision of the 4 I’s: Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement. Conducts all activities in a safe and efficient manner. Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs.

REQUIREMENTS:
1-2 years of validation experience in a regulated industry or equivalent validation experience including food or pharmaceutical packaging PC literacy including the ability to generate complex documents in both Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word. Must independently drive projects through clear communications, schedules, and team meetings. Must have strong interpersonal skills. Must have strong analytical skills. Must be able to multitask and respond to shifting priorities Must have good communication skills, both written and verbal. Must be results oriented. Must have mechanical and process equipment aptitude. Must have scheduling flexibility to work evening or weekend hours. Knowledge of pharmaceutical packaging materials and packaging equipment is desirable.

Physical Requirements
:Must be able to lift 35 pounds

EDUCATION:
Accredited Associates degree required. Bachelor of Science degree, preferred.

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time
Monday-Friday 8 AM-5 PM, however there will need to be flexibility to work later evenings and possibly weekends depending on business need.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Richard Barrett
rbarrett@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x246 or (800) 927-9318 x246

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.