Equipment Scientist 12 Month FTC

£30000 to £35000 per annum
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Megan Rich
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Equipment Scientist to join a leading contract manufacturing pharmaceutical company based in the Oxfordshire area on a 12 Month FTC basis. As the Equipment Scientist you will be responsible for managing the analytical equipment, ensuring the laboratory remains in an audit ready state.


Your duties as the Equipment Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Manage equipment servicing and maintenance contracts liaising between suppliers and analytical management; complying with GMP.

2. Overview and review all qualification and calibration schedules; performing software validations and ensuring all calibration and qualification data remains up to date.

3. Troubleshoot equipment issues and working with external contractors to resolve issues; whilst writing validation master plans, as well as the generation and execution of documents for new equipment.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Equipment Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a science related discipline, with proven industry experience and a strong knowledge of equipment calibration and validation.

2. A working knowledge and practical experience with HPLC, GC, dissolution baths and stability chambers; experience with Empower would be desirable.

Key Words: Equipment / Scientist / Validation / Empower / Laboratory / Stability / Software / Calibration / 12 Month FTC /

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer that is happy to welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors and is made up of a collaboration of scientists supporting science. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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