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Equipment Coordinator

Date Posted: 29/1/2019
Application Close: 29/3/2019
Location: Arcinova - Alnwick

An opportunity has arisen for an Equipment Coordinator to join the Drug Product team. This is a full-time, permanent position, reporting to the Head of Quality Control.

key tasks of the position are:

  • Plan and schedule equipment repairs, service, calibration by working with internal engineers and external contractors
  • Perform service, calibration and remedial work to laboratory equipment
  • Review equipment reports, update and maintain equipment log 
  • Prepare work protocols for approval, critically assess data generated and review data from peers/contractors
  • Prepare and review quality, validation and training documentation
  • Implement actions raised during daily team meetings
  • Supports sampling and analysis of drug substances, raw materials, intermediates and drug products, using a variety of analytical techniques, when required
  • Acquire/record data in a manner that complies with GxP and internal policies/procedures
  • Work with due regard to health and safety of self and others
  • Work flexibly across the site to meet business needs

The successful candidate will be educated to a minimum of BSc(Hons) (or equivalent), in a relevant scientific discipline. Previous experience using an array of analytical equipment in a pharmaceutical environment would be advantageous. YYou should be able to demonstrate good interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral and must have the ability to critically assess data and a flexible approach to new work challenges. A passion for troubleshooting analytical equipment and the ability to be trained further.