Grifols Shared Services North America, Inc Production Chemist Associate 1 in San Diego, California
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.
Responsible for the manufacture of bulk clinical and commercial kit reagents. Responsible for sub-assembly formulation, raw material prep and/or processing, QC testing reagent or component formulation and some in-process testing. Participate in transfer, support activities and continuous improvement on existing processes. May be assigned to one or more functional Manufacturing areas.
Primary Responsibilities for Role :
Performs complex conjugation or extraction activities.
Performs laboratory audits; ensures compliance.
Prepares document change records (DCR).
Assists in training others in laboratory procedures.
May cross-train in all areas of manufacturing and operations.
Participates in Continuous Improvement from inception to completion.
Participates in FDA and ISO lab audits.
Responsible for the staging of raw materials and formulation of reagent bulks or constituents
Maintains detailed device history records
Maintains training log
Ensures proper transportation, handling, and disposal of hazardous, bio-hazardous and/or infectious substances
Operates and calibrates all general lab equipment
Completes ERP transactions
Maintains, measures and dispenses materials
Operates CIP and/or autoclave systems
Performs cycle count of materials
Assists fill crew as needed
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Working knowledge of Microbiology, Biology, or Chemistry
Working knowledge of laboratory safety and record keeping
Strong mathematics skills
Working knowledge of ERP system, Demonstrated job specific technical knowledge and DCR proficiency
Working knowledge of GMP and ISO Reg
Blood Borne Pathogen Training
Typically requires High school and 4-6 years related experience or AA and 2-4 year related experience or BS and 0-2years related experience.
Depending on the area of assignment, directly related experience or a combination of directly related education and experience and/or competencies may be considered in placed of the stated requirements. Example: If a job level typically requires and Associate's degree plus 2 y ears of experience, and equivalent could include 4 years of experience or a Bachelor's degree.
May occasionally lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise manipulate objects up to 50 pounds in weight, and/or lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise manipulate objects up to 10 pounds in weight frequently or continuously.
Location: [[mfield6]] : [[cust_building]]
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