Scientific Document Technician

Job Title: Scientific Document Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leicestershire, England
Salary: Up to £10.35 per hour
Start Date: Feb 2018
Reference: 70809-PHARM-JHY_1514887421
Contact Name: James Harvey
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 02, 2018 10:03

Job Description

Job title: Scientific Document Technician
Job type: Initial 6 month contract + potential extensions
Sector: Pharmaceuticals
Location: Leicestershire, East Midlands, UK
Salary: £10.35/hour


- My client is a highly-respected, global technology company with a vast product
range across multiple business units
- I have an exciting opportunity to work with them on a contract basis within their
pharmaceutical division as a Document Technician

Day to day duties:

- Support operations by handling a wide variety of administrative tasks from
reviewing, writing and updating documents
- Act independently on standard procedures
- handles non-routine situations through following GMP guidelines
- Propose solutions to issues and seeks advice from Supervision / Quality as

Key responsibilities:

- Review and correct manufacturing / packaging documentation following from
production line through to the product being on passed stock and achieve module
targets for documentation
- Active involvement in continuous improvement projects to help improve, simplify
and error proof records
- Review, update and manage work instructions
- Write, control and manage deviations owned by area of focus
- Support customer and regulatory audits
- Take ownership of specific SAP manufacturing transactions

Required knowledge & skills:

- Good understanding of manufacturing systems
- Solid knowledge of production practices and procedures
- Strong communication and relationship skills
- Good working knowledge of GMP
- Strong knowledge of MS Word and Excel

Key Capabilities

- Excellent communication skills at all levels
- Good team worker with the ability to work alone as required
- Able to prioritise work in a changing and challenging environment
- Excellent attention to detail and follows instructions precisely