Technical Scientist

Job Ref: J23857
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Medical Devices
Date Added: 09 October 2017
  • Merseyside, England, UK
  • Competitive
  • Behruz Sheikh
  • 0161 868 2202

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An opportunity for an experienced Technical Scientist to join a global medical device organisation. Previous experience working in the Medical Device industry preferred. .

Job Title: Technical Scientist

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £24-£30K (dependent on experience)

Location: Merseyside

SRG are working with a leading global medical device organisation who as a result of continued success, are now looking for a Technical Scientist to join the Technical Department at their Merseyside site.


This is an excellent opportunity for a Technical Scientist to join a small close knit team for a global organisation. The successful candidate will actively contribute to the success of the plant by offering technical assistant and be involved in validation activities.


  • The purpose of the Technical Scientist is to lead and support with cost down and engineering activities by conducting product, process and packaging validations.
  • Provide technical assistance to the plant.
  • Performing biological and physical testing.
  • Maintaining and calibrating laboratory instrumentation.
  • Maintenance of technical documentation.


  • Previous technical experience within a regulated environment - preferably Medical Devices.
  • Good knowledge of GMP and ISO13485 regulations
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Eligibility to work in the UK

The ideal Technical Scientist will be degree qualified or equivalent in a scientific or engineering discipline and must have appropriate skills together with underpinning knowledge. Previous experience of working to ISO13485 requirements would be highly advantageous.

SRG are the UK number 1 recruitment company specialising in the science, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, renewable, biotech, chemicals and medical devices sectors. As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Jenni Bates at . For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Jenni on 0161 868 2222.

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies.

Keywords: Validation, Process validation, product validation, Laboratory, Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, deviations, ISO, CAPAs, SOPs, Lab, Documentation, ISO13485

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. SRG is a trading name of Science Recruitment Group Ltd an Employment Business/Agency.