Mechanic - Swing Shift *5K Sign-On Bonus*


CA-Emeryville, US

Contract Type:  Regular Full-Time
Area:  Maintenance / General Services / Facilities
Req Id:  252949

Do you want to join an international team working to improve the future of healthcare? Do you want to improve the lives of millions of people? Grifols is a global healthcare company which, since its foundation in Barcelona in 1909, has been working to improve the health and well-being of people all over the world. Our four divisions - Bioscience, Diagnostic, Hospital and Bio Supplies - develop, produce and market innovative medicines, solutions and services in more than 100 countries and regions.


The Mechanic in Emeryville, CA keeps equipment and facilities in compliance with regulatory standards and in good working order. This position reports directly to the Director of Maintenance & Calibration where maintenance is performed as needed on building structures, production & lab equipment, and all related utility systems (e.g. HVAC, boiler room calibration, electrical plumbing, pipe fitting). Considerable judgment and initiative are required to be able to fulfill this role, since assignments can be complex and multi-tasking will be utilized.


Shift Information:

Swing Shift M-F – 3:00pm to 11:30pm (7.5% shift differential added)
Primary responsibilities for role:
•    Repair and calibrate using precision measuring instruments as well as hand or power tools    
•    Use of diagrams, sketches, mathematics, operating manuals, manufacturer’s instructions, and engineering specifications to facilitate thorough and accurate repairs, maintenance and operation of facilities and equipment                                                
•    Troubleshoot and repair malfunctions using manuals, SOP’s, tools, knowledge, and experience
•    Complete corrective, preventive and predictive maintenance per SOP’s                                   
•    Maintain continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating irregularities and adjustments                                                 
•    Communicate status of work orders and work assignments to customers and supervisor
•    Always promote safe work practices and work in a safe manner                                          
•    Complete training requirements as defined in training plan                                                    
•    Assist with improvement projects and perform other duties as directed                                   
•    Train new maintenance personnel as necessary      


What Grifols Offers:
•    free parking 
•    paid vacation 
•    8h PTO for your Birthday 
•    Professional development opportunities (training, career development) 
•    Gym pass, 15, Employees perks program 
•    401 (K) Retirement Plan (Grifols will match 100% on the first 4% of eligible compensation you contribute, and 50% on the next 2% of eligible compensation you contribute) 
•    Health insurance: Medical, Dental, Vision 
•    Travel accident insurance; Life and AD and D Insurance, Short- & Long-Term Disability Insurance 
•    Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Account 
•    Critical Illness, Accident, Hospital Indemnity coverages
•    Adoption assistance
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Trade School, Apprenticeship or 3 + years of work experience in one of the following disciplines: carpentry, plumbing, pipe fitting, welding, electrical, Instrumentation, refrigeration, HVAC, equipment or plant operator, machinist, mechanic, steamfitter, or boiler mechanic                                                                                                            
Education & Experience:
High school diploma and 5+ years’ work experience as a Journeyman level tradesperson of which, a minimum of 3 years troubleshooting industrial mechanical and electrical systems


•    Demonstrated proficiency (through examination or work experience) in 3 of the following disciplines: carpentry, plumbing, pipe fitting, welding, electrical, Instrumentation, refrigeration, HVAC, equipment or plant operator, machinist, mechanic, steamfitter, or boiler mechanic.
•    Must have good communication skills (oral and written)
•    May be required to work overtime and off-shifts, including weekends and holidays
•    Must participate in rotating on call duties to support critical systems and processes
•    Must be able to provide off-hours emergency maintenance coverage
•    Must be Computer literate: MS Windows, MS Excel, MS Outlook,
•    Must be able to read blueprints, schematics, and ladder diagrams
•    Must always comply with procedures, rules and regulations
•    Must maintain a safe and clean work environment.


Desirable attributes include:
•    Trade certification in Refrigeration, Boiler operator, welding, or other pertinent craft
•    Knowledge of, and experience with, PLC and BAS systems
•    Experience in pharmaceutical, biotech, food processing, high tech or other heavily regulated industry


This job description is intended to present the general content and requirements for the performance of this job. The description is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.  Managers and supervisors may assign other duties as needed. 

Location: NORTH AMERICA : USA : CA-Emeryville:USEMV - Emeryville CA-Headquarters 


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