Manager, Aseptic Filling


Dublin, IE

Contract Type:  Regular Full-Time
Area:  Manufacturing
Req Id:  482028

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.

We believe that diversity adds value to our business, our teams, and our culture. We are committed to equal employment opportunity fostering an inclusive environment where diversity makes us be outstanding.


The Filling Manager will lead the Filling Department in the start-up, qualification, and validation of the New Albumin Filling Plant. This will include the completion of Medias, Conformance lots to meet NDA Submission filing timelines, as well as audit readiness and commercialization of the new facility.


The Filling Manager will also be responsible for directing the output of the Filling Team, ensuring best practices are applied to and adhered to in cleaning and maintaining the workplace, assembling, disassembling and operating production equipment (Final Filling Assemblies, Filling Machine, Over-wrappers, Pasteurizers, Autoclaves, In process equipment etc.) as per applicable procedures, assisting with process control manipulations and maintaining records/logs in accordance with current standard procedures.


What your responsibilities will be


  • Leads the planning and organization of the specific job assignments in accordance with the production schedule, cGMP, and safety regulations.
  • Manage employee performance and development, attendance, and coach/counsel employees.
  • Develop and delegate to senior staff (i.e., coordinator and Sr. Techs) activities to strengthen performance development.
  • Write and conduct annual and mid-year performance reviews for employees.
  • Maintain production schedules, timecards, documentation requirements, etc.
  • Ensure that the proper training of all personnel is accomplished timely, effectively, and consistently.
  • Demonstrates the ability to compromise and reach consensus in areas of responsibility.
  • Serves as an expert for process/product troubleshooting to correct or maintain desirable process parameters.
  • Research and addresses process deviations, documentation errors, ITS’, etc.
  • Provide insight in resource/headcount planning and raw materials and budgeting activities.
  • Provide input or may sometimes lead subgroups on various project initiatives (i.e. new technology, SAP, etc.).
  • Ensures project integrity through enforcing compliance with all cGMP’s and employee safety through enforcement of site policies and rules.
  • Promote and communicate to employees company/department/site goals, expectations, policies, and procedures.
  • Promote among employees established company beliefs and values with integrity.   


Who you are


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, education, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions).


  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field.
  • 5+ years of experience in pharmaceutical/bioscience or medical device manufacturing.
  • 5 years of management experience managing a team of 10 or more.
  • Qualification in Lean or Six Sigma.
  • A working knowledge of the regulations to produce sterile products for distribution to global markets.
  • Ability to facilitate regulatory body audits.
  • Presentation skills.
  • Ability to understand the key elements of complex problems and focus attention on these elements.
  • Project Management.
  • Strong Leadership.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Problem Solving.
  • Teamwork skills.
  • Microsoft Office Proficiency.
  • Ability to travel or relocate for short periods of time.


What we offer


It is a brilliant opportunity for you, Grifols is fully aware that its employees are one of its major assets. We are committed to maintaining an atmosphere that encourages all our employees to develop their professional careers in an excellent working environment.


Information about Grifols is available at If you are interested in joining our company and you have what it takes for such an exciting position, then don’t hesitate to apply!

We look forward to receiving your application!


Grifols is an equal opportunity employer.


Benefits package

Contract of Employment: Permanent position

Location: EMEA : Ireland : Dublin:Grange Castle (Dublin) 


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