Junior Quality Assistant

  • Catalent
  • Dartford, United Kingdom
  • Aug 01, 2019
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Catalent hires people with a passion to make a difference to the health of millions of people globally. Your expertise, coupled with Catalent’s advanced technologies and collaboration with thousands of innovative pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare companies, will help bring life-enhancing products to the people you know and love.  Your talents, ideas and passion are essential to our mission; to develop, manufacture and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Interested in learning more about life at Catalent?  

We are looking for a talented Junior Quality Assistant to join the Quality Department based at our Catalent Micron Technologies site in Dartford. This is an excellent opportunity for a recent graduate or school leaver looking to start their career at a global, market-leading company. As a Junior Quality Assistant, you will be supporting quality control analysts with 5s and stock control, in addition to carrying out process validation of High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) method and equipment, and crucial documentation control and archiving. 

Responsibilities include:  

  • working on complex projects with close supervision from the team leader/manager
  • managing day to day tasks, such as documentation filing, archiving and scanning to expected time-frames with minimal supervision
  • assisting with technical writing and investigations of deviations and Corrective and Preventive Actions (CAPAs)
  • working in a manner compliant with Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) and Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
  • attaining knowledge of corporate standards, site policies and procedures 

Successful candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • Self-motivation and good attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A positive and resilient attitude
  • At minimum an A-level qualification in a Science subject 

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career!  Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.   

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email, and confirming your request for an accommodation and include the job number, title and location to DisabilityAccommodations@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be processed by a U.S. Catalent employee and then routed to a local recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.     

Notice to Agency and Search Firm Representatives: Catalent Pharma Solutions (Catalent) is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting.  Resumes submitted to any Catalent employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Catalent.  No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral.  Thank you.

Experience level of the applicant we want

Some work experience, Graduate