Grifols Shared Services North America, Inc Health & Safety Specialist in los angeles, California
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.
The position is responsible for assisting in the development and implementation of Health and Safety programs for the Grifols Biological Los Angeles site.
Primary responsibilities for role:
Assist in the H&S implementation and training programs across diverse workplace settings operating at the site including corporate offices and GMP facility
Manage compliance activities associated with all applicable local, state and federal regulations related to H&S such as Hazard Communication, Chemical Safety and Bloodborne Pathogen Safety
Manage chemical inventory tracking system and chemical hazard information
Assist in developing and implementing improvements to H&S compliance management program
Work with safety teams to promote a strong safety culture and implement safety initiatives
Conduct incident investigations including root cause analysis and recommendations
Conduct workplace walkthroughs and inspections
Active member of the site Hazardous Materials Response Team
Bachelor's of Science In a relevant technical descipline is required (EH&S related field, Chemistry of Chemical Engineering)
Minimum of 1-3 years of experience in a Health & Safety role in pharmaceutical or life sciences industry. Three years preferred.
Good understanding of OSHA, EH&S, local, state and federal regulations and policies pertaining to biological and chemicals
Proven ability to develop and document processes and to write standard operating procedures (SOPs)
Ability to review engineering drawings, process schematics, and design plans to identify health & safety risks
Strong computer skills
Strong written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
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Req ID: 96212
Type: Regular Full-Time
Job Category: Health/Safety