Validation Technician


CA-Los Angeles, US

Contract Type:  Regular Full-Time
Area:  Manufacturing
Req Id:  497837

Would you like to join an international team working to improve the future of healthcare? Do you want to enhance the lives of millions of people? Grifols is a global healthcare company that since 1909 has been working to improve the health and well-being of people around the world. We are leaders in plasma-derived medicines and transfusion medicine and develop, produce and market innovative medicines, solutions and services in more than 110 countries and regions.

Job Summary:


Principal responsibility is to support validation engineers through assistance with testing and protocol execution, and data analysis.


Essential Job Duties:


  • Primary responsibility is to support validation engineers through assistance with testing and protocol execution, and data analysis
  • Perform pre and post calibrations of thermal monitoring equipment, place probes, and generate reports and graphs of data.
  • Maintain calibrated state of thermal mapping equipment.  Monitor use and age battery life of wireless loggers.
  • Monitor use and age battery life of wireless loggers
  • Collect samples during cleaning, testing and validation, as well as generate test forms and submit samples to QC.
  • Perform documentation during protocol execution in support of validation engineer protocols, as assigned.
  • Assist with ensuring paperwork from other departments is available and complete when required



Job Requirements:


  • Associates degree or equivalent in a technical or scientific discipline.
  • Experience in an FDA regulated manufacturing facility - pharmaceutical, biologics, biotech, or medical device industry is preferred.  Any relevant experience in Validation is preferred.  Knowledge of cGMPs, FDA regulations, and industry guidelines is preferred.
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English. 
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently with minimum supervision and use good judgment.
  •   Proactive, results oriented, with a strong attention to detail. 
  • Ability to keep neat, accurate and complete records and logs. 
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to interact with all levels of personnel in a professional manner. 
  • Ability to meet deadlines, and handle an ever changing, fast paced critical work environment. 
  • Strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills. 
  • Ability to analyze details and perform structured decision-making on a daily basis. 
  • Familiarity with Excel, Word and experience with creating reports in these software types. 
  • Experience in a technical workplace environment.  Demonstrate responsibility and accountability in a team environment.


Pay scale of $27.00 - $28.50/hour, depending on training, education, and experience.  This position is eligible to participate in up to 5% of the company bonus pool.  We offer benefits including medical, PTO, up to 5% 401K match, and tuition reimbursement. We are committed to offering our employees opportunities for professional growth and career progression. Even though we are a global healthcare company with employees in 30 countries, Grifols prides itself on its family-like culture. Our company has more than tripled its workforce in the last 10 years — we’re growing, and you can grow with us!


*This job description is accurate at the date of publication.  It is intended to provide information essential to understanding the scope and general nature of the work performed by job holders within this position. This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position.  Other duties may be assigned, and qualifications required may change over time.


EEO Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans


Grifols is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all Federal, State and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, genetic disposition or characteristics, disability or veteran's status or any other classification protected by applicable State/Federal laws.  We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with Criminal Histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

Location: NORTH AMERICA : USA : CA-Los Angeles:USVALLEY - Valley - Valley Blvd - LA, CA 


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