Pfizer Senior Validation Engineer in Perth, Australia

Pfizer (Perth) is an innovative, quality focused pharmaceutical manufacturing facility within Pfizer Global Supply business unit, supplying a diverse range of important branded and generic hospital products to Australia, and is an exporter to over 60 countries worldwide.

Pfizer also encourages a positive employee culture based on caring for our employees. This includes a commitment to open communication, training and development, environment, health & safety, teamwork, remuneration, employment benefits and equal employment opportunity. We are ideally located in the developing Science and Technology precinct at Technology Park Bentley.

We currently have a challenging and rewarding vacancy for a Senior Validation Engineer, in our project team..

As part of a multi-skilled Engineering Team, you will be responsible for completion of various validation activities at the Bentley site. This includes writing commissioning and IQ/OQ/PQ validation documents and performing qualification on a wide range of capital projects underway at the Pfizer Perth.

In the role of validation engineer you will be required to generate and maintain lifecycle documents such as requirements specifications and risk assessments. You will be required to document changes using the site documentation processes including but not limited to drawings, specifications, and preventative maintenance schedules, Job Safety Agreements, standard operating procedures and testing documentation. You will be required to perform and participate in GMP investigations and periodic/process reviews.

This position requires you to work Monday to Friday during office hours with some out of hours work when required.

To be successful you must possess:

  • Degree Qualifications in Science, Engineering or equivalent.

  • A minimum of two years relevant work experience in manufacturing or pharmaceutical industry

  • Experience in IQ/OQ and PQ validation activities including protocols and reports

  • Experience with Microsoft applications, Word, Excel, Powerpoint.

  • Well-developed time management and problem-solving skills

  • The ability to work both in a small team and individually

  • Customer focus with good communication skills

  • Be physically fit, to be able to access all areas of the plant including cleanrooms. Further experience in any of the following areas will provide you with a distinct advantage:

  • Working in a GMP manufacturing environment.

  • Computerised maintenance management systems.

  • Instrumentation and calibration.In return, an attractive remuneration package will be negotiated with the successful applicant including performance bonus and income protection insurance.Applicants are required to undertake a pre-employment medical examination to meet the inherent requirements of the role. These requirements include but are not limited to visual acuity, colour vision deficiency, and manual handling capacity.Only applicants with working rights within Australia will be considered for the role.Applications close on 31 July 2018. Please include your cover letter and resume when applying.

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.