Grifols Shared Services North America, Inc Utilities Shift Operator III in Clayton, North Carolina

Grifols is a global healthcare company whose mission is to improve the health and well being of people. Our three divisions –Bioscience, Diagnostic and Hospital–develop, produce and market our innovative products and services to medical professionals in more than 100 countries.

We are committed to fostering an environment that creates continuous learning opportunities and encourages professional development and growth. As a company devoted to improving the health and well-being of people, we are looking for talented professionals worldwide. Make a difference and join us in this challenging and rewarding enterprise.

Summary:

The Utilities Shift Operator/Technician will be responsible for operating and maintaining all utility services and systems to support production, laboratory, and site operations on a continuous basis.

Primary responsibilities for role:

Perform routine operation, troubleshooting and some corrective maintenance on utility services and systems as assigned by areas of responsibility

Understand operation of equipment and systems and how they impact utility customers and site processes

Provide detailed documentation of all utility operations (data collection, log books)

Use a Computerized Maintenance Management System to document activity

Follow Standard Operating Procedures, Utility Operations Procedures, Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams, job plans and/or equipment manuals to perform work

Adhere to cGMP, Safety, and Environmental procedures

Issue/complete job hazard analysis/safe work permits (hot work, excavating, confined space, hazardous atmosphere, etc.)

Responsible for maintaining training curriculum requirements

Complete required Utilities Qualifications

Communicate clearly and concisely in written and verbal form

Assist with modification, installation and startup of new and existing equipment

Active member of the facility emergency response team

Trainee

Requirements:

High School Diploma or equivalent plus 2 years’ experience in maintenance, manufacturing, mechanical trades, or utility equipment operation.

Equivalency:

A technical associate’s degree in place of the experience referenced above.

Utilities Shift Operator I

Additional Responsibilities:

Develop knowledge and skills needed perform job as required by the area of responsibility

The Utilities Plant Operator (UPO)

Responsible for operating and maintaining Utility systems to include but not limited to steam generation, high purity water generation and storage, compressed air generation, cooling towers, condensate return systems, solvent distillation and wastewater treatment

The Production Support Operator (PSO) Responsible for operating and maintaining industrial and commercial refrigeration equipment including but not limited to: Frick, York, Trane, Howden and Vilter compressor packages ranging in size from 5 to 2200 tons, compressor packages and/or centrifugal, reciprocating and screw compressors having R134A, R404, R717, R22 and R507 and various other refrigerant types, HVAC, Cooling towers and Evaporative Condensers

The Critical Utilities Operator (CUO) Responsible for operating and maintaining Utility systems to include but not limited to steam generation, high purity water generation and storage, compressed air generation, condensate return systems.

Requirements:

•Communicate clearly and concisely in written and verbal form

•Build positive working relationships with cross-functional teams across multiple business units

•Use personal computers and have experience with Window applications and Web based programs

•Read, interpret, and apply information from files, drawings, catalogs, reports, and manuals

•Demonstrate strong mathematical skills with the ability to apply this knowledge to the various tasks assigned.

•Understand current Good Manufacturing Practice requirements

•Understand industrial plant safety and environment requirement

Education:

Associates degree in a relevant technical field and 2 years relevant experience.

Equivalency:

Directly related experience or a combination of directly related education and experience and/or competencies may be considered in place of the stated requirements.

Utilities Shift Operator II

Additional Responsibilities:

Perform all responsibilities as defined in previous job level

This job level requires proficiency in most areas of responsibility

May perform training of other technicians in areas of proficiency as needed

Troubleshoot and perform emergency maintenance.

Requirements:

•Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities as defined in previous job level

•Able to work independently

Education:

Associates degree in a relevant technical field plus 4 years relevant experience supported by licenses.

Equivalency:

Directly related experience or a combination of directly related education and experience and/or competencies may be considered in place of the stated requirements.

Licenses:

PSO:

Universal Refrigeration Certification

Ammonia Operator 1 License

UPO:

NCDEHNR Wastewater Operators Grade 1 License

National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers Inc., (NIULPE), Power Engineer Certification, Class 5

CUO

National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers Inc., (NIULPE), Power Engineer Certification, Class 5

Utilities Shift Operator III

Additional Responsibilities:

Perform all responsibilities as defined in previous job level

This job level requires proficiency in most areas of responsibility

May perform training of other technicians in areas of proficiency as needed

Troubleshoot and perform emergency maintenance.

Requirements:

•Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities as defined in previous job level

•Understands how area equipment functions in process applications

•Proficiently use computerized maintenance management system to locate/identify replacement parts, coordinate multiple and interdisciplinary work requests, and investigate equipment repair history.

•Ability to support installation, startup and commissioning of Capital Projects.

•Knowledge and training as required by OSHA on applicable safe work practices and process safety management

•Use communication skills to effectively resolve problems with technical personnel including department managers, supervisors and outside technical support.

Education:

Associates degree in a relevant technical field plus 6 years relevant experience supported by licenses.

Equivalency:

Directly related experience or a combination of directly related education and experience and/or competencies may be considered in place of the stated requirements.

Licenses:

UPO:

National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers Inc., (NIULPE), Power Engineer Certification, Class 3

CUO

National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers Inc., (NIULPE), Power Engineer Certification, Class 3

Work is performed in a manufacturing environment with rotating shifts. Exposure to biological fluids with potential exposure to infectious organisms. Exposure to chemicals, electrical manufacturing equipment, hand tools and moving machinery. Operates forklifts, tractors and power equipment. Exposure to high levels of noise and to dust/gas/fumes/steam. Exposure to extreme cold below 32* and on occasion, exposure to extreme heat above 100*. Exposure to vibration or oscillating movements of the extremities or the whole body. Occasional entry into confined spaces, requiring kneeling, crawling, climbing and squatting. Works at heights on scaffolding and/or on ladders. Walks on uneven ground. Personal protective equipment required such as; protective eyewear, chemical suits, safety shoes and/or rubber footwear, gloves, hearing protection and a respirator. Heavy lifting and carrying of 45lbs. for up to 6-8 hours per day, with a maximum lift of 75lbs. Work is performed standing, walking, bending and twisting waist for 4-6 hours per day. Repetitive foot movements. Occasionally reaches above and below shoulder height. Occasionally bends and twists neck. Repetitive hand movements with simple grasping of one hand with the ability to make fast, simple, repeated movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists. Ability to make precise coordinated movements, of the fingers to grasp and manipulate objects. Hearing acuity essential. Color perception/discrimination, depth perception and far vision correctable in one eye to 20/30 and to 20/100 in the other eye. Able to communicate information and ideas so others will understand; with the ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken and written words and sentences. Performs a wide range of complex tasks. Adheres to a work schedule to meet production standards.

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