• Senior CQV Specialist

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    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking Senior Commissioning, Qualification and Validations (CQV) Specialists within our well established Life Sciences sector. These key positions require working on projects at our client sites in senior and lead roles. Qualified candidates will have the ability to work independently on projects as well as assume a lead role on larger projects as part of the overall project team. 


    Qualified candidates must be thoroughly familiar with cGMPs as well as pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical unit operations. The ability to develop and execute key CQV life cycle deliverables is required. 


    Strong communication skills (written and verbal) as well as the ability to effectively communicate with project teams and clients to work in achieving projects goals is essential. 



    NY/NJ/PA area


    Key Responsibilities:

    • Preparation and execution of CQV life cycle deliverables, VMPs/URS/DR/DQ/RA/CTP/FAT/SAT/IOQ/PQ/PV/TOPs/Final reports
    • Quality review of CQV deliverables generated by project team members
    • P&ID walk downs
    • Effectively interfacing and communicating with clients and CQV project team
    • Ability to multi-task and adjust priorities to meet aggressive project timelines
    • Use of validation test equipment, such as the Kaye Validator
    • As projects are completed at client sites, the ability to travel is essential

    Skills / Qualifications

    Required Qualifications:

    • Degree in engineering (preferably) or life sciences or suitable industry experience
    • Minimum of 7 years of experience in CQV
    • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, are essential
    • Strong interpersonal skills and positive attitude with the ability to effectively interface with Wood management, co-workers, as well as clients
    • Understanding of common unit operations used in pharmaceutical manufacturing
    • Thorough knowledge of cGMPs and strong computer skills

    Physical Requirements:

    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk, sit, stand and inspect manufacturing equipment and environments.
    • In addition, may carry test equipment or other project related items- up to 20 pounds
    • Ability to work at an active construction site is required

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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