Job Role: QA Lab Technician Duration: 6 Months Location : Clitheroe (Lancashire) Observes company Health and Safety/GMP (current Good Manufacturing Practice) work practices, attend and actively participate in safety and GMP on site courses. Raise APRs (Accident Prevention Reports), and highlight any and all GMP incidents at time observed. Perform testing on valves/components in line with appropriate test methods and protocols. Completing all documentation to cGMP standards, using LIR (laboratory investigation report) and CAPA problem definitions when required Liaise with appropriate departments to minimise manufacturing/quality issues. Assisting and actively working to solve issues that may arise, being available and flexible to ensure quick resolution. Ensure all work accurately recorded in test records, spreadsheets/databases as appropriate, and to correct GMP standards. Take responsibility for certain laboratory equipment - e.g. maintenance, calibration, consumables. Carry out weekly/monthly checks and resolving any issues that may arise to ensure continued use of equipment and a constant supply of stock. Check documentation for batch file release and construction of C of A's, resolving issues and feeding back errors to technicians (via the Group Leader) ensuring quick resolution and release of batch. Performing the second check of batch file records Participate in self development and own training plan, actively striving to improve and develop. Ensuring trained in all areas and up to date with current test methods, working with Group Leader to ensure training kept up to date at all times. Carry out duties related to QC department as required by Group Leader, showing enthusiasm and commitment to ensure all duties carried out safely, in a timely manner and to GMP standards. Involvement in department improvements, participating in teams, projects and meetings embracing change, to the end result of a safer, more efficient, productive and successful department Contribute towards ensuring that QC Documentation is clear and accurate (eg Raising/Reviewing Minor Change Forms to improve/correct documentation) Please Submit C.v's in first instance.