Technical Writer

at Catalent (view profile)
Location Madison, WI
Date Posted February 7, 2020
Category BioPharma
Job Type Full-time
Address 726 Heartland Trail


Job Description

Position Overview: 

Catalent hires people with a passion to make a difference to the health of millions of people globally. Your expertise, coupled with Catalent’s advanced technologies and collaboration with thousands of innovative pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare companies, will help bring life-enhancing products to the people you know and love.  Your talents, ideas and passion are essential to our mission; to develop, manufacture and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Interested in learning more about life at Catalent? Start here

Technical Writer

Catalent’s Bloomington location provides drug substance manufacturing, drug product manufacturing, and related pharmaceutical services. This award-winning facility helps customers accelerate biologic drug development programs and bring better treatments to help patients live better, healthier lives.

The Technical Writer will be based at our Bloomington, IN site and will be responsible for assisting specialist and engineers with specific duties usually associated with client projects and processes through documentation.

As a Technical Writer with Catalent you will initiate and prepare batch records as well as prepare material and product specifications based on project requirements to ensure the patients are delivered the appropriate drug at or above regulation standards.


  • Write, revise, and review documents including batch records, Forms, Standard Operating Procedures
  • Maintain standardized templates and modules used in the generation of technical documents
  • Ensure documents are reviewed and approved through electronic document system
  • Follow up with reviewers and approvers (subject matter experts) as necessary
  • Create and manage Change Control documentation and batch related deviations
  • Supports writing technical documents
  • Researches information and acts as mediator when information is missing in documents


  • Associates Degree or Bachelors degree in Communication or related field – Preferred
  • Experience in Technical writing, revisions - preferred
  • Working knowledge of GMPs preferred
  • 2-5 years technical writing experience
  • Excellent grammar and writing skills - Required
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Advanced/expert knowledge of Microsoft Word - Required
  • Customer service experience

Catalent’s standard leadership competencies that are used to interview and for Performance & Development

  • Leads with Integrity and Respect
  • Delivers Results
  • Demonstrates Business Acumen
  • Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork
  • Champions Change
  • Engages and Inspires
  • Coaches and Develops

Position Benefits

  • Potential for career growth within an expanding Quality team
  • Defined career path and annual performance review & feedback process
  • Cross functional exposure to other areas of Quality and Production
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401K are all offered from day one of employment
  • 19 days of paid time off annually + 7 paid holiday

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