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Chemical technician Qualification / Validation

  • Location:

    Haarlem, Netherlands

  • Contact:

    Sarah Getu

  • Job type:

    Temp to Perm

  • Contact phone:

    +31 (0)20 406 97 50

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We are looking for a Qualification Technician for a client in the pharmaceutical industry. As Qualification technician you will be responsible to make sure analytical chemical lab equipment is and stays validated and qualified.

Job Description:
We are looking for an experienced technician with proven experience in validation and and (re-) qualification of analytical lab equipment (HPLC, GC, UV-VIS, TOC, FT-IR, etc). The position involves Project work and collaboration with QA (Change control, and CAPA's). You will play a crucial role in ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and industry standards.


  • Lead and actively participate in equipment qualification activities, encompassing Installation Qualification (IQ), Operational Qualification (OQ), and Performance Qualification (PQ).
  • Execute validation protocols/plans for validations/qualifications of HPLC, GC-MS, UV-VIS, TOC and FT-IR.
  • Provide technical expertise and guidance on validation-related issues in project teams.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to align validation activities with production schedules, project timeliness, and quality expectations.
  • Draft, review, and assess validation data, deviations, and change controls, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and internal quality standards.
  • Uphold Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Good Documentation Practice (GDP) during validation activities.


  • Bachelor's or higher degree in a relevant scientific or engineering discipline.
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in validation/CQV in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Knowledge of GMP.
  • Hands on experience with HPLC/UVVIS/GCMS/FTIR.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, organizational, and project management skills.
  • Team player with attention to detail and a strong can-do mentality.

Benefits and practical information:

  • Salary range: 3200-4000.
  • Standard business hours: Full-time position
  • Contract type: Temporary position, first contract through Oxford
  • Region: Haarlem
  • Vacaturenummer: 24588