Quality Assurance Officer, Harrogate


We are a member company of The Smithers Group, trusted providers of innovative solutions. Smithers Viscient performs environmental and consumer safety contract research and regulatory services for the crop protection, pharmaceutical, industrial chemical, and the consumer product industries. Smithers Viscient has performed standard guideline and higher-tiered environmental studies for over 45 years. We conduct studies to satisfy all regulatory requirements globally. Smithers Viscient is a leader delivering trusted testing services.

Offerings include environmental fate, plant and animal metabolism, aquatic and terrestrial ecotoxicology, honeybee and pollinator testing, avian toxicology, residue, analytical, and product chemistry, and regulatory risk assessment.  Contact us to apply or to learn more about a career at Smithers Viscient. 

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Quality Assurance Officer, Harrogate

Posted: 28 June 2018

Smithers Viscient has provided environmental and consumer safety testing and regulatory services to our clients worldwide for over 45 years. We take pride in our scientific excellence and our commitment to customer service. We are a member company of The Smithers Group, trusted providers of innovative solutions.


Quality is core to all that we do and there is now a need to recruit a new QA Officer. This position will be responsible for monitoring compliance with GLP across all departments by conducting protocol reviews, in-life inspections, facility inspections, data and report audits and issuing audit reports. Your responsibilities will also include maintaining appropriate QA records and assisting in special assignments at the request of the QA Manager.


You will have at least 3 years’ relevant work experience within a GLP facility, with at least 1 year within in Quality Assurance, ideally with some experience in Environmental Science. You will have a comprehensive knowledge of and the ability to interpret GLP, and ideally your level of proficiency and understanding should allow you to train others. Good writing and maths skills are required, along with excellent communication skills, with the ability to work well with people at all levels of the organisation.


Please forward your CV to Helen Blakey, HR Business Partner, Smithers Viscient


Please visit www.smithersviscient.com for further details about the Smithers Viscient Group.


Closing date for applications: July 31st 2018


Please quote reference no; 06/18