CQV Specialist II

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Position Type
Staff / Permanent
Professional & Technical

Overview / Responsibilities


Wood is currently seeking Commissioning, Qualification and Validation (CQV) Specialists within our well-established life sciences sector. These key positions require working on projects at our client sites in the development and execution of CQV deliverables. Qualified candidates will have the ability to work independently on projects as well as under the direction of our project leads. As a Global Leader, employees will have the opportunity to work with our clients worldwide in bringing life-saving therapies to market.



Qualified candidates must be 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 clients and coworkers in a collaborative team environment to achieve projects goals is essential.


Skills / Qualifications

  • Engineering degree – Chemical Engineering preferred or Life Sciences; suitable industry experience in lieu of educational requirements may be acceptable
  • Must be familiar with cGMPs and pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical unit operations
  • Must understand CQV and possess a willingness to learn additional skills required to author and execute deliverables such as CTP/IOQ/PQ.
  • CQV experience in the pharmaceutical/biotech industry with a minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills as well as strong computer skills.
  • 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. 

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. 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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