Grifols Shared Services North America, Inc Packaging Coordinator 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.

SHIFT: 2nd

HOURS: 3:00 pm - 1:30 am

In conjunction with management the Packaging Coordinator not only leads but may engage in the work activities of Packaging Department employees who set-up and operate various equipment, visually inspect and package final products, and perform other duties as assigned.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership to operator/technician level personnel. This may include providing instruction, hands on guidance and training, reviewing work performed by operators/ technicians, as well as motivating them in a manner that promotes the company's goals and objectives.

  • Assist department management with scheduling activities and set-up of packaging operations.

  • Provide feedback to department management regarding operator/technician performance.

  • Accurately document job tasks as required on the Batch Production Record (BPR), Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) document or other acceptable form(s).

  • May serve as a substitute in a variety of positions in the absence of employees.

  • Perform housekeeping tasks and maintain department housekeeping at an optimal level.

  • Adhere to all company safety and cGMP policies and practices.

  • Assist department management as needed including being assigned to special projects.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Additional responsibilities:

May be required to coordinate the activities of the Packaging Department for short (one or two day) periods of time with minimal assistance from the department supervisor or manager.

Knowledge, skills & abilities:

Requires accurate spelling and use of correct grammar; posting words and numbers; adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing decimals and whole numbers. Use adjustable measuring devices. Must be able to lift up to 45 pounds. Must demonstrate exceptional organizational skills.


One year of packaging/inspection manufacturing experience (obtained within the last 5 years) or one year of pharmaceutical manufacturing experience (obtained within the last 5 years) or Graduation from an accredited college/university with an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in: Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Engineering, Pharmaceutical Technology, Business, Teaching or a related curriculum or Completion of the BioWorks Certification Program.

In addition to the minimum requirements listed in above one year of packaging operator/inspection experience preferably obtained in a pharmaceutical or biotech environment is required. Incumbent must also be familiar with all phases of the packaging operation.

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. Exposure to high levels of noise and to extreme cold below 32*. Exposure to office electrical equipment. Personal protective equipment required such as protective eyewear, safety shoes, gloves and garments. Occasionally enters into confined spaces requiring squatting, kneeling or climbing. Work is performed standing for 6-8 hours per day with frequent walking. Frequent hand movement of 4-6 hours at one time of both hands with the ability to make fast, simple, movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists. Ability to make precise coordinated movements, of the fingers to grasp and manipulate objects. Light lifting and carrying of 15lbs. for 6-8 hours per day. Moderate lifting and carrying of 15-44lbs for 4-6 hours per day with a maximum lift of 45lbs. Occasionally bends and twists neck and waist. Occasionally reaches above and below shoulder height. Frequent foot movements. Hearing acuity essential. Color perception/discrimination, near 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. Frequently performs routine tasks that vary little each day by following a set of written or oral instructions/procedures.


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