Grifols Shared Services North America, Inc Purification Technician I/II/III 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.

The Purification Technician performs fundamental tasks within a GMP environment by cleaning and maintaining the workplace, cleaning, assembling and disassembling operating equipment per applicable procedures, assisting with process control manipulations and maintaining records/logs in accordance with current standard procedures.

Hours : 7a - 7p Rotating 12-HR Shift

Primary responsibilities for role:

  • Performs general housekeeping in compliance with the high standards required of a pharmaceutical operation.

  • Demonstrates a sound knowledge and understanding of GMP requirements.

  • Demonstrates the care and safety necessary to properly safeguard facilities, equipment, product and co-workers.

  • Dispenses and prepares necessary cleaning/sanitization reagents to clean and sanitize production areas.

  • Assembles, disassembles, cleans and sterilizes production equipment (i.e. filters, tanks, etc.).

  • Operates production equipment (i.e. centrifuge, ultra-filtration units, columns, autoclaves, pasteurizers, etc.).

  • Operates fork truck in a safe and efficient manner.

  • Performs bulk processing and filtration involving processing parameters (i.e. pH, weights, suspension, etc.).

  • Performs real time documentation during production run and maintains accurate records/logs.

  • Prepares buffer solutions and properly stores process intermediates.

Additional responsibilities:

Isolate target proteins from intermediates and process to a sterile bulk and deliver for filling.

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

Basic math skills, basic computer skills, mechanical aptitude, detail oriented, ability to work in a team environment and exercise good judgment.

Education requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent required. Candidate must possess a high school diploma or equivalent plus Bioworks Certificate or a high school diploma plus 1 year production manufacturing experience in a regulated industry (i.e. FDA, USDA, NRC) within the past 5 years or a 2 or 4 year college degree.

Occupational demands:

Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs, as well as stand/walk continuously during the shift, and work rotating shifts.

Required vaccination for hepatitis B due to exposure to plasma fractions

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Location: [[mfield6]] : [[cust_building]]

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