Grifols Shared Services North America, Inc Plasma Classification Associate Inspector in Clayton, North Carolina
For more than 75 years, Grifols has worked to improve the health and well-being of people around the world. We are a global healthcare company that produces essential plasma-derived medicines for patients and provides hospitals and healthcare professionals with the tools, information and services they need to deliver expert medical care.
Headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, Grifols has over 20.000 employees in 30 countries. Grifols’ three main divisions - Bioscience, Diagnostic and Hospital - develop, manufacture and market innovative products and services available in more than 100 countries.
A leader in transfusion medicine, the Diagnostic Division is a global business focused on providing innovative solutions to help ensure the safety of the blood and plasma supply, detect human diseases and monitor therapies. The division advances patient care with diagnostic solutions to improve disease detection and management, and simplify laboratory operations.
SHIFT: 2nd Shift
Position requires scanning and removal of unsuitable plasma units utilizing the Plasma Management System (SGP). A visual inspection of plasma units is also performed, removing any units which are unacceptable (e.g. damaged, broken port/tube, RBC, or backup sample rejections). Employee must be able to perform secondary verifications and Perform end of PU line clearances.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Scanning of plasma units assigned to a PU utilizing a barcode reader.
Scanning of archive samples assigned to a SA utilizing a barcode reader.
Transferring units to a Sub-shipment during the PU process.
Entering “Statistics” during the PU process.
Sub-shipment verification at the end of the PU process.
“Blocking” of units which do not meet customer requirements.
Responsible for various rejections found during visual inspection.
Removal of unsuitable plasma units marked for removal in SGP during the PU process.
Able to maintain record accountability.
Able to perform job duties with minimum supervision.
Ability to follow written procedures.
Monitoring plasma time out of freezer
Department housekeeping and safety practices
Processing of unsuitable plasma units during any step of the plasma process.
Transfer of unsuitable plasma units (status 100) to correct reject inventory
Transferring units between PU/LOT to a PU.
Ability to consistently meet department average throughput.
Knowledge of SGP Status codes and Disposition Codes.
Knowledge of labeling Requirements.
Scanning of case/units to a 3rd party sale utilizing Disposition Module.
Scanning of case/units to a MDO process utilizing Disposition Module.
Completing the partial PU cases between PU’s.
Line Clearance at the end of a Plasma Process.
Requires high school diploma or equivalent
One year experience in Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical or other FDA licensed Industry is desirable
Knowledge of cGMPs and Industry Standards
Ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures
Possess good verbal and written communication skills
Possess basic math skills (addition, subtraction, division, multiplication)
Basic Computer Skills
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
- . Occasional entry into confined spaces requiring kneeling and squatting. Operates forklifts, tractors and power equipment. Personal protective equipment required such as protective eyewear, safety shoes, gloves and garments. Work is performed standing and walking for 4-6 hours per day. Bending and twisting neck and waist for 4-6 hours per day. Frequent hand movement 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. Frequent foot movement. Frequent moderate lifting and carrying of 15-44lbs. Frequent heavy lifting and carrying of 45lbs. with a maximum lift of 50lbs. Occasionally reaches above and below shoulder height. 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. Frequently performs simple and routine tasks that vary little each day by following a set of written or oral instructions/procedures.
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Req ID: 86413
Type: Regular Full-Time
Job Category: Manufacturing