QA Officer - Pharmaceuticals

Location Preston
Discipline: Pharmaceutical
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££25000 - £28000 per annum
Contact name: Gareth Gooley

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Job ref: GG4221_1657557101
Published: about 1 month ago

QA Officer - Preston - Pharmaceuticals - £25k-£28k

A pharmaceutical company in Lancashire are currently looking to recruit QA Officer to join their team at a busy pharmaceutical manufacturing and distribution facility. This role is open to candidates looking to move out of the lab into Quality Assurance.

As a QA Officer you will be experienced in all aspects of Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance supporting key elements of the QMS including change controls, deviations, CAPAs and customer complaints.


  • Writing, reviewing and distributing Quality System Documents
  • Supporting master batch documentation (BMR/BPR/GPS) review and issuance
  • Providing line clearance for the dispensing of raw materials, packaging materials and finished product
  • Performing In-Process Quality checks at various stages of the manufacturing, filling and packaging process
  • Ensuring adherence to SOPs in the warehousing, engineering and manufacturing departments

Required Skills

  • A Degree within a Life Science related field or equivalent industrial experience
  • Demonstrable experience working within QA/QC in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Demonstrable understanding of current regulatory requirements for the manufacture of licenced medicinal products
  • Proven knowledge and understanding of GMP, GDP and EU and UK pharmaceutical regulations
  • Flexibility for working shifts including the potential for nights and weekends

The requirement for this QA Officer is urgent with a view to starting as soon as possible so please apply now or contact Gareth Gooley at Science Solutions Recruitment for more information.