Manufacturing Technician


CA-Vista, US

Contract Type:  Regular Full-Time
Area:  Manufacturing
Req Id:  508597

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.

Monday – Friday

6:30AM – 3:00PM


The Manufacturing Technician I performs fundamental tasks within a GMP environment in support of more complex manufacturing operations.  The Tasks include, but are not limited to, cleaning and maintaining the work place so that it meets the standards for controlling bioburden levels; cleaning operating equipment per applicable procedures so that it meets the standards established to prevent product contamination and maintaining records/logs neatly and accurately and in accordance with current standard procedures.  The technician performs job tasks in a safe manner while following specific department safety rules.



  • Responsible for equipment setup and operation in a biologics processing environment for plasma derived pharmaceuticals
  • Detailed cleaning of equipment/facilities to MSP/cGMP standards.
  • Complete technical training profile as required.
  • Strict adherence to Dept. Safety Rules
  • Bulk processing and filtration involving monitoring processing parameters (i.e. pH, weights, separation, assay results..)
  • Perform real-time documentation during the production run.



English fluency both verbal and written.  Basic math skills with proficiency in metric system.  Accurate documentation skills are a must.  Basic computer skills.  Mechanical aptitude.  Must be available to work any shift, including weekends.  Ability to work well with others in a team environment is essential.  Self-starter with the ability to work independently and use good judgment.   Must be able to handle multiple priorities.  Must be proactive, results oriented, and have strong attention to detail



High school diploma or GED required.  Associates Degree or Bachelor’s degree preferred.  Manufacturing, or experience in pharmaceuticals/biologics processing in a GMP environment is preferred.



1-2 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.



Accurate documentation and attention to detail oriented.  Usage of a 10-key calculator.






Ability to lift/push 50 lbs.  All work is performed in a clean room (sanitized) manufacturing environment and must gown up.   Must be able to work in a cold environment, job requires bending or standing for prolonged periods.


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.




  • The estimated pay scale for the Manufacturing Technician I role based in Vista, CA is $24-$28/hour depending on experience
  • Additionally, the position is eligible to participate in up to 5% of the company bonus pool
  • We offer a wide variety of benefits including, but not limited to: Medical, Dental, Vision, PTO, up to 5% 401(K) match and tuition reimbursement
  • Final compensation packages will ultimately depend on education, experience, skillset, knowledge, where the role is performed, internal equity and market data

Third Party Agency and Recruiter Notice:

Agencies that present a candidate to Grifols must have an active, nonexpired, Grifols Agency Master Services Agreement with the Grifols Talent Acquisition Department. Additionally, agencies may only submit candidates to positions that they have been engaged to work on by a Grifols Recruiter. All resumes must be sent to a Grifols Recruiter under these terms or they will be considered a Grifols candidate.


Grifols provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other characteristic or status protected by law.  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-Vista:USVISTA - Vista CA-995 Park Center Drive-AC 


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