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Technical Writer in Maryland Heights, MO at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 11/15/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is looking for an experienced Technical Writer.

Essential Functions:

  • Utilize technical writing strategies to ensure content of documentation is clear, concise, and complete.
  • Author and revise technical documentation including facility and equipment SOPs, batch records, specifications, and training documents.
  • Author and manage change controls as necessary to implement new procedures as well as revisions to documentation and SOPs to facilitate launch of new products
  • ¬†Participate in process and equipment testing to learn systems being documented
  • Complete deviations, CAPAs, change controls, document revisions and training activities to meet quality system requirements and timelines.
  • Coordinate with New Product Development and New Product Initiatives for product/process documentation requirements


  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent work experience required
  • 0 to 2 years of related professional experience preferred.
  • Must be able to communicate clearly in English and have solid communication skills including grammar and composition.
  • Demonstrated understanding of GMP / cGMP regulations.
  • Skill in communication, written and verbal with the ability to interact with cross-functional teams.
  • Proven time management skills and a strong attention to detail
  • Proven ability to manage and coordinate multiple projects in a fast-paced, highly professional environment.
  • Ability to work well with others and independently.
  • Able to read, understand and follow work instructions in a safe, accurate and timely manner.
  • Proficiency in computer skills and experience with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

Working Conditions:

  • Standard office environment, willingness to work in a plant producing radioactive materials and requiring all employees to participate in safety programs designed to minimize potential and/or actual exposure levels.
  • Must be willing to wear a variety of personal protective equipment.
  • Responsibilities also include the ability to lift, walk, bend, stoop, push, pull, reach, and climb stairs with or without accommodation.
  • Must possess good hand-eye coordination.
  • May be required to work weekends and holidays to support operations.
  • Some gowning may be required to enter laboratory areas.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.