Senior Validation Associate – Nutraceuticals Manufacturing (12-Month Contract) (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time
  • Excellent Opportunity for a Professional Experienced in Validation within the Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Security of a Year’s Employment with the Leave Entitlements Associated with a Full-Time Position
  • Multinational Complementary Medicine Manufacturer—Excellent Facilities, Friendly & Supportive Work Culture



Our client is a multinational company specialising in the manufacture of complementary medicines, which includes products in solid and liquid dosage forms. With facilities in the USA, Asia, and Australia, the company prides itself in its ability to develop, deliver, and manufacture various consumer health care products of the highest quality for their clients—from their conception right through to commercialisation.

To employees, our client offers excellent facilities, career progression, and a supportive, friendly, and professional work environment.



Our client requires a motivated professional with at least seven years’ industry experience in a similar role in pharmaceutical manufacturing, which shall initially fall under arrangements within a 12-month contract. The ideal candidate will have a tertiary qualification in engineering, science, or a related discipline plus an in-depth knowledge of validation and understanding of relevant the regulatory and compliance requirements applicable in a GMP facility.

Apply for this contract role if you are looking for an opportunity to be involved in the manufacture of products designed for people seeking to live a long and healthy life.

You will be responsible and accountable for the following:

  • Managing of validation activities associated with changing existing processes, implementing new processes, and developing of novel products
  • Authoring validation protocols and reviewing of various compliance documentation
  • Qualifying manufacturing equipment and critical utility systems used in the manufacturing facility
  • Developing of Validation Master Plan documentation that cover all lifecycle stages (e.g., FAT, SAT, URS, IQ, OQ & PQ)
  • Facilitating training on processes and/or technologies, as required for a project
  • Participating in inspections that are performed by the TGA or other regulatory agencies
  • Implementing corporate policies through providing of procedures and supporting the practices necessary to maintain compliance with them



The successful candidate will be a professional with at least seven years’ experience in pharmaceuticals and able to demonstrate a history of participation in inspections performed by TGA and other regulatory agencies. To be shortlisted for consideration for this 12-month contract role, you shall have worked in similar positions and will have a detailed knowledge of validation/qualification of manufacturing equipment used in the pharmaceutical industry.

To be successful in your application you must meet the following criteria:

  • Possess a relevant tertiary qualification
  • Have accrued a minimum of seven years’ experience in similar role(s), specifically within the area of validation and in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Be knowledgeable of the regulatory guidelines applicable to the validation of: –
    – equipment and its cleaning;
    – computer systems; and
    – manufacturing processes
  • Communicate through well-developed interpersonal skills, which engender teamwork and embody leadership qualities
  • Show an understanding of considerations pertinent to manufacturing complementary medicine
  • Be familiar with GMP and its application in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Have the capability to critically evaluate documentation within a Validation Master Plan and writing skills necessary for revising components and drafting new content
  • Demonstrate the competency to monitor environmental conditions and conduct audits of areas of responsibility

Our client has advised, prior management experience will be advantageous to an application.



To apply for this role, click the ‘Apply Now’ button to send your updated resume and a covering letter addressing selection criteria to CS Executive Group.

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion about this role, please call us on +61 3 9516 0100 during our office hours.



We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of candidates we receive daily, we can only contact those with suitable qualifications and experience. Accordingly, if on this occasion you are not successful in being shortlisted, your resume will remain on our database and be considered for future suitable roles.