Manufacturing Process Technician II


CA-San Diego, US

Contract Type:  Regular Full-Time
Area:  Manufacturing
Req Id:  232688

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.


Responsible for performing manufacturing and assembly of clinical and commercial products. Weighs, measures, and checks raw materials and/or manufacturing parts to assure that batches manufactured contain proper ingredients and quantities. Participates in the filling, aliquoting, and packaging of bulk material into the final product.



Primary responsibilities for role:

  • Handling and traying of temperature-sensitive (semi) finished goods for use in blood screening kits
  • Perform in process visual inspection of temperature-sensitive (semi) finished goods for use in blood screening kits as they come off the fill line before placement in trays
  • Perform sample gathering of temperature-sensitive (semi) finish good for use in blood screening kits for QC and Bio-burden
  • Receives and verifies the accuracy of materials transferred from the warehouse.
  • Assists with material handling, folding product boxes/trays and staging of materials for process orders
  • Understands and executes written procedures in accordance with cGMP.
  • Performs labor transactions in the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System.
  • Maintains detailed and accurate device history records with cGMP and forwards them in a timely manner for review
  • General manufacturing area housekeeping including cleaning of labware, equipment, totes, shelves, benches and sinks and removing trash.
  • Ensures proper transportation, handling, and disposal of hazardous, bio-hazardous and/or infectious substances.
  • Maintains accurate and complete training records.
  • Maintains and archives Manufacturing log sheet records.
  • Demonstrate processes during audits, including ISO, FDA and internal audits.
  • Participates in sustaining established 5S.
  • Performs regular cycle count activities to maintain inventory accuracy.
  • Follows all safety rules.
  • Must be able to communicate product issues, safety incidences and/or personal issues affecting production timelines.
  • Independently perform and lead the set-up and operation of reagent filling equipment of at least 33% of automated fill machines.
  • Performs material and labor transactions in the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System.
  • Perform basic troubleshooting activities to ensure continued operation of the fill machines.
  • Participate in process improvement projects from inception to completion
  • Identify new opportunities for 5S
  • Verify or perform cycle counts and verify discrepancy, conduct investigation and complete report to notify lead



Additional Responsibilities:

  • Cross-functional communication participation.
  • Assists packaging crew as needed.
  • Responsible for flushing water ports and eyewash stations.
  • Adhere to target manufacturing timelines
  • Punctuality and attendance are required.
  • Attentiveness and openness to learn new processes.
  • Performs refrigerator/freezer maintenance.
  • May cross-train in other areas of manufacturing and operations based on business need. May mentor and help train Manufacturing Process Technician I.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated job specific technical knowledge.
  • Working knowledge of laboratory safety and record keeping.
  • Working knowledge of GDP, GMP and ISO Reg. Blood Borne Pathogen Training.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office software.
  • Attention to detail, good organizational skills and team oriented.
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Basic knowledge of laboratory science, procedures, techniques, instruments & equipment.


  • Requires High School Diploma or GED



  • 2 years minimum experience as a reagent fill technician or equivalent in a regulated setting. 3 years minimum experience in a lab setting is highly preferred.  Knowledge of mechanics or engineering desired.


Occupational Demands:

  • May occasionally lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise manipulate objects up to 25 pounds in weight, and/or lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise manipulate objects up to 10 pounds in weight frequently or continuously.



EEO Minorities/ 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-San Diego:USSDW - San Diego CA - Willow Ct Mfg 


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