Immucor, Inc. Production Technician I in Atlanta, Georgia

Overview

The Production Technician performs a variety of tasks associated with the appropriate and controlled production of Immucor products. We are seeking a Production Technician with experience working in a vialing, labeling and/or packaging environment.

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Immucor, Inc. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship from us for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time .

Founded in 1982 and based in Norcross, GA, Immucor is a global leader in transfusion and transplantation diagnostics that facilitate patient/donor compatibility worldwide. Our mission is to ensure that patients in need of blood, organs, or stem cells get the right match that is safe, accessible, and affordable. The result is life changing for a patient in need of a transfusion or transplant. Our new corporate identity illustrates the right match of donors with patients in need of blood or an organ as well as Immucor’s partnership with healthcare organizations in need of innovation and productivity. With the right match, we can transform a life together.

Production Technician (Manufacturing Production)

Responsibilities

As a Production Technician you will perform task and administrative aspects of packaging operations according to department procedures, specifications or work instructions. This includes starting up/breaking down operations, clearing operations areas, calculating component usage, verify counts of products in and out of operation and visual inspections of product for defects.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Performing equipment setup, operation, re-supply, documentation, cleaning, minor equipment adjustments and minor preventative maintenance tasks to meet standards for safety, quality and efficiency

  • Moving, storing and inventorying supplies according to department specifications

  • Understanding source of products and associated chemical and biosafety hazards

  • Completing tasks within instruction-defined time frames

  • Creating legible written records within procedure/work instruction-defined time frames

  • Counting accurately product received, handled and labeled and packaged

  • Calculating accurately manufacture components received, used, rejected or returned

  • Following applicable laboratory OSHA safety regulations with respect to chemical hazards, blood borne pathogens, etc.

  • Understanding FDA regulations and ISO standards applicable to department operations and consequences of nonconformance

  • Completing all training and qualification requirements

  • Communicating line status from shift to shift to assure all safety, quality and efficiency objectives are achieved

Production Technician (Manufacturing Production)

Qualifications

The Production Technician requires an individual with a strong work ethic and experience working in a vialing, labeling, and/or packaging environment.

Additional requirements include:

  • High School Diploma OR GED (General Education Diploma) required, Associates Degree in Life Science, Engineering or Automation field, preferred

  • Experience working in a vialing, labeling and/or packaging environment

  • Experience working in an aseptic (clean room) environment, preferred

  • A WorkKeys Silver Level ACT National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC), preferred .

  • Ability to constantly use hands to place product on wheel and remove product from wheel and visual check

  • Ability to use ladder to reach product/supplies

  • Ability to maneuver Serum carts weighing approximately 700 pounds in and out of coolers

  • Ability to stand over intervals of several hours at a time

  • Ability to check for defects, check fill levels, identifies and distinguish between colors to help verify dropper assembly

Production Technician (Manufacturing Production)

IMMUCOR, INC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER; MINORITIES/FEMALES/DISABLED/VETS; DRUG FREE WORKPLACE

RESUMES SUBMITTED TO IMMUCOR FROM THIRD PARTY RECRUITMENT FIRMS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Immucor, Inc. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship from us for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.

Job ID 2018-1844

Category Operations/Warehouse