Grifols Shared Services North America, Inc Centrifuge Technician in philadelphia, Pennsylvania
For more than 75 years, Grifols has worked to improve the health and well-being of people around the world. We are a global healthcare company that produces essential plasma-derived medicines for patients and provides hospitals and healthcare professionals with the tools, information and services they need to deliver expert medical care.
This position is responsible for the blood centrifuge process, component preparation, and the transfer of blood products and samples to proper storage. All activities performed by this position are under thedirection of center management.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Verifies that the bleed numbers on all components and sample tubes match.
Performs the daily QC checks, maintenance and cleaning associated with the centrifuge process.
Centrifuges product per IBBI procedures.
Performs component preparation on the centrifuged units per IBBI procedures.
Transfers all products and samples to proper storage.
Performs all job duties in a safe manner and uses required personal protective equipment.
Maintains records per IBBI procedures.
Monitors the storage temperature to verify it is within the specified range.
Performs cleaning and disinfection tasks according to IBBI procedures and frequency schedule.
Interacts internally with center IBBI personnel.
Follows all Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Company policies
OTHER JOB DUTIES:
Performs other duties as may be required/assigned. (Frequently)
Interacts with vendors and auditors. (Infrequently)
Interacts with other Interstate centers and with Corporate personnel. (Infrequently)
High school graduate or equivalent required
Education and/or experience in a medical field, preferred
Must have good interpersonal and communication skills.
Explicit attention to detail is required
Must have excellent organization and follow-up skills.
Must have excellent problem-solving skills and ability to analyze situations in a timely manner.
Must have ability to organize and prioritize work assignments.
Must have ability to handle multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.
Must have ability to participate in multi-functional teams.
Must have ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships within Interstate Blood Bank, Inc. and provide excellent customer service.
Learn more about Grifols
Req ID: 136107
Type: Regular Full-Time
Job Category: Nursing/Healthcare