Grifols Shared Services North America, Inc Utilities Shift Operator I/II/III in Clayton, North Carolina
Grifols is a global healthcare company whose mission is to improve the health and well being of people. Our three divisions –Bioscience, Diagnostic and Hospital–develop, produce and market our innovative products and services to medical professionals in more than 100 countries.
We are committed to fostering an environment that creates continuous learning opportunities and encourages professional development and growth. As a company devoted to improving the health and well-being of people, we are looking for talented professionals worldwide. Make a difference and join us in this challenging and rewarding enterprise.
Utilities Operator / Technician will be responsible for operating and maintaining all utility services and systems to support production, laboratory, and site operations on a continuous basis. This includes adherence to GMP, GLP, Safety, Environmental, and Utility operation and maintenance procedures, documentation of events, both routine and non routine, interface with all site users on utility interruptions and curtailments, troubleshooting, performing some preventative maintenance, and repair. Utility systems include Refrigeration, HVAC, Cooling towers, Boiler Operation, Compressed air systems and water systems and EVAP Condensers. All technicians must participate as an active member of the facility emergency response team. This position has the potential for capitol project support, training of shift technicians and day to day system oversight.
Requires an associate degree in a technical field or Directly related experience or a combination of education and or experience, also applicable industry accepted training/education (i.e. military, OEM, etc.) supported by licenses or certifications, plus a minimum of 2 years of applicable experience in Utility operation and maintenance. Candidate must be willing to demonstrate initiative, be a self-starter, work independently without close supervision, and have good troubleshooting skills and a strong mechanical ability. Familiarity with Good Manufacturing Practices, OSHA, PSM, engineering documentation and drawings, DCS & PLC control systems, computer based maintenance management systems and logbook data collection systems are preferred. Applicant must be able to pass a physical and wear a respirator. This position would be either rotating 12-hour shift or 8/10 hour day position with nights, weekend and holiday work necessary. Overtime is required to maintain continuous operation.
Work is performed in a manufacturing environment with rotating shifts. Exposure to biological fluids with potential exposure to infectious organisms. Exposure to chemicals, electrical manufacturing equipment, hand tools and moving machinery. Operates forklifts, tractors and power equipment. Exposure to high levels of noise and to dust/gas/fumes/steam. Exposure to extreme cold below 32* and on occasion, exposure to extreme heat above 100*. Exposure to vibration or oscillating movements of the extremities or the whole body. Occasional entry into confined spaces, requiring kneeling, crawling, climbing and squatting. Works at heights on scaffolding and/or on ladders. Walks on uneven ground. Personal protective equipment required such as; protective eyewear, chemical suits, safety shoes and/or rubber footwear, gloves, hearing protection and a respirator. Heavy lifting and carrying of 45lbs. for up to 6-8 hours per day, with a maximum lift of 75lbs. Work is performed standing, walking, bending and twisting waist for 4-6 hours per day. Repetitive foot movements. Occasionally reaches above and below shoulder height. Occasionally bends and twists neck. Repetitive hand movements with simple grasping of one hand with the ability to make fast, simple, repeated movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists. Ability to make precise coordinated movements, of the fingers to grasp and manipulate objects. Hearing acuity essential. Color perception/discrimination, depth perception and far vision correctable in one eye to 20/30 and to 20/100 in the other eye. Able to communicate information and ideas so others will understand; with the ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken and written words and sentences. Performs a wide range of complex tasks. Adheres to a work schedule to meet production standards.
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