Kelly Services Validation Engineer in Round Lake, Illinois

Kelly Services is currently seeking a Validation Engineer in Round Lake, IL to work a contract assignment of 9 months for one of our top clients. Kelly is a full service workforce solutions provider to 98% of the Fortune 100™ companies. We provide employment to more than 700,000 people annually and we deal with some of the largest and best companies both nationally and locally.

Primary Responsibilities of the Validation Engineer includes:

  • Must perform process validation, process capability, and process control studies for assigned areas

  • Must support Manufacturing, Engineering, and Quality Management departments with the development and implementation of new process/technology.

  • Must participate in and contribute to medium to large size projects, own assigned tasks, produce detailed requirements and analysis documents for assigned tasks. Partner with other support groups and manufacturing teams to complete work.

  • Must ensure computer systems and applications are in compliance with regulatory quality standards through validations activities.

  • Responsible for creating the documents required for the development and validation of computerized systems.

  • Must be able to understand, test, and debug applicable software while following the software life cycle procedures.

  • Responsible for ensuring FDA regulations are met for system upgrades/replacements.

  • Responsible for ensuring the quality of facility systems (validation): Writing and executing protocols and test cases for validations. Coordinating testing and documentation of projects. Documenting/executing changes to applications. Assisting/leading training for systems. Develop test requirements, and prepare and document test data for complex system testing. Provide support to resolve technical issues with systems under validation

  • Ability to function effectively as a member of a team.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in written and verbal form.

  • Must perform all other duties and responsibilities as determined by supervision/management.

  • The basic understanding of software systems and how to appropriately test is mandatory.


  • Knowledge of applications such as LIMS, Intermediate/Advanced Excel, Access, Microsoft Project preferred.

  • Experience with installation, administration, and maintenance of servers is helpful

  • Leadership skills.

  • Logical thought process.

  • Ability to work with diversified cross functional team across different plant locations.

  • Self-motivated and work well without direct supervision.

  • Ability to quickly learn and understand applications.

  • Quality Assurance or Pharmaceutical industry experience desired.

Education and Experience Requirement of the Validation Engineer includes :

  • BS degree in a Scientific Discipline (Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, or Microbiology, preferred)

  • At least 2-4 years of validation experience (instrument validation - HPLC)

Additional Information:

  • Contract assignment, duration 9 months.

  • Work schedule: full-time, first shift.

Kelly Temporary Employee Perks:

  • Group medical, prescription, vision, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance options that are available for purchase—and the coverage is portable*

  • Service bonus plan and Holiday pay plan, if qualified

  • Weekly electronic pay options

  • Free online training campus available

  • Exclusive online employee community

  • Corporate discounts

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This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position you must submit your resume to the Scientific Recruiter listed below:

Sandy at:

Thank you for your interest in the assignment.

Why Kelly ® ?

With Kelly, you’ll have access to some of the world’s highest-regarded scientific organizations—providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to help advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and found opportunities for more than 11,000 scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your career—connect with us today.

AboutKelly Services ®

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