Validation and QA Associate – Manufacturing Focus, Pharma (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time


  • Exciting career opportunity with Pharmaceutical company offering leading edge technology
  • Become an important part of the business by utilising your validation and QA experience
  • New innovative products, state of the art facilities and friendly work environment
  • Prove yourself during the contract and you will be offered permanency



Our client is an OTC and prescription pharmaceutical manufacturer that has invested heavily in the R&D of its own products. With ground-breaking technology and state of the art facilities, their products are already in high demand both in Australia and the USA.



Due to growth, our client requires an experienced Validation and QA Associate to join their facility in Melbourne. Reporting to the QA and Production Manager, this role will involve the qualification and validation of various processes and manufacturing equipment according to FDA regulations.

This is a great opportunity for someone who wishes to progress their career in the near future as the company is experiencing strong growth.


To be successful in your application, you will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications – Bachelor of Science, Masters or PhD in Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Science or Engineering
  • Experience in the validation and qualification of manufacturing equipment and processes within a cGMP / FDA pharmaceutical facility
  • At least three years experience in a process role and Strong Cleaning Validation a must!
  • A strong QA background as well as a thorough understanding of Pharmaceuticals
  • Excellent written and verbal English as communication is very important to this role
  • Excellent organisational, proven people and time management skills
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to multi-task
  • Strong leadership skills and initiative whilst working autonomously or as part of a team.



Please click the ‘Apply Now’ button to submit your application and ensure you attach a Resume and Cover Letter in Word Format addressing the full selection criteria.

For a confidential discussion regarding this role, please call Helen or Richard on 03 9516 0100 or 0438 620 434 after 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 on a daily basis, we can only contact candidates with suitable qualifications and experience. Please note, if you are not successful on this occasion, your resumes will remain on our database and be considered for additional suitable roles.

Please Note: Unfortunately only short-listed candidates can be contacted due to high volume of applications.