Skip to main content

CQ Lead

  1. West Coast
  1. Contract
Competitive
25946/AN
  1. Commisions, Qualification and Validation
Date Posted06 Jan 2021
CQ Lead - 6 months - San Francisco

Excellent contract opportunity for a CQV engineer to lead the commissioning and qualification team of a multimillion dollar Bio-pharmaceutical capital project in the heart of San Francisco.

Our client is looking for an individual to be responsible for:
  • Supporting the development of the project C&Q master plan, identify task lists and project time lines in line with the objectives and goals of the projects, and propose sub-plans to facilitate the C&Q process, and eliminate road blocks.
  • Leading the project teams to develop the overall C&Q phase project plan and schedule which includes risk assessment, design review/DQ, test matrix, FAT, SAT/commissioning, installation, operational and performance qualification for all systems.
  • Aid with the C&Q cost and schedule planning and control process.
  • Work closely with the contractor to help align the C&Q program with the construction program
  • Ensure the successful handover to process validation activities.
  • Lead a C&Q team (technical writers, commissioning engineers, interfaces to calibration and system owners) and manage day-to-day C&Q activities.
  • Work closely with Automation/IT, Quality, Compliance and Technology Leads to ensure readiness for facility, process and clean utilities commissioning and qualification
  • Ensuring C&Q program alignment with companies engineering best practices.
  • Manage relevant project documentation
  • Managing commissioning and qualification phase improvement (lessons learned, deviation management and resolution, etc.)

The requirements for this role:
  • BS Engineering or Science (or equivalent experience)
  • 8 years project experience in a CQ, Validation Role.
  • Previous Biologics greenfield or brownfield experience in RV, IV and IQ generation (ASTM E2500 based approach) and execution an advantage
  • Demonstrated leadership and people management skills.
  • Knowledge of GMP’S, regulatory requirements, equipment commissioning and qualification
  • Good written and verbal communication skills with both technical and non-technical staff
If you have the right skill set for this role and would be interested in working for a bio-pharmaceutical market leader get in touch today!

The candidate must have the rights to work in the location stated in the job advert.

Please note, Quanta part of QCS Staffing does not sponsor Visa applications.

To view Quanta's privacy policy, please visit our website

Send us your CV

Our candidates are the cornerstone of our organisation and we are always looking to connect with new professionals who are seeking their next contract assignment or career opportunity.