Plasma Processing Technician (Bilingual - English/Spanish)
Company: CSL Plasma
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Job Description Summary
Responsible for the accurate and timely sampling, testing, shipping
and storage of plasma collected from donors.
1 In compliance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs),
responsible for collecting plasma samples and moving plasma units
to freezer to ensure product quality.
2 Ensures plasma units are properly stored according to SOPs, which
could include unsuitable plasma units and samples.
3 May ensure accuracy of unit labeling by verifying the pre-printed
label matches the dynamic label.
4 Utilizes sterile technique to draw samples and uses heat sealer
to assure the sterility and quality of plasma unit samples per
5 Ensures samples and units are packed and shipped in accordance
with SOPs and center procedures. Prepares shipping and unit
6 Conducts daily calibration of equipment according to SOP.
Resolves calibration issues.
7 Troubleshoots equipment failures. Creates incident documentation,
removes and/or replaces equipment from service.
8 Monitors freezer and refrigerator temperatures and immediately
informs appropriate personnel if equipment is not functioning
properly. Record variances. Responds to and resolves freezer and/or
9 May provide guidance and technical training about processes and
procedures to Processing Technicians and other staff as
10 Ensures the accurate recording of donor data in the electronic
donor information management system as outlined in the SOPs.
11 Understands the policies and procedures associated with hyper
immune programs at the center if applicable.
12 Maintains clean efficient work environment, and ensures
sufficient operating supplies and forms are available as needed.
Follows all Health Safety & Environmental (HSE) and Occupational
Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) policies and procedures.
Promotes safety in all actions. May conduct routine audits of these
internal procedures and documentation.
13 Maintains confidentiality of all personnel, donor and center
14 May be cross-trained in other areas to meet the needs of the
15 Bilingual skills may be required, at the discretion of the
organization, to meet the needs of the business.
16 Perform job-related duties as assigned.
--- High school diploma or equivalent required
--- Minimum of three (3) months' work experience, preferably in
medical or health provider environment or equivalent combination of
education and experience
--- Must be able to perform basic math calculations
(physical & mental requirements)
--- Ability to understand, remember and apply oral and/or written
--- Understands, remembers and communicates routine, factual
--- Must be able to see and speak with customers and observe
--- Occasionally perform tasks while standing and walking up to
100% of time
--- Reach, bend, kneel and have high level of manual dexterity
--- Occasionally be required to lift and carry up to 25 pounds
--- Fast paced environment with frequent interruptions
--- Frequently exposed to hazardous chemicals, extreme temperatures
and to blood borne pathogens.
--- Required to wear Personal Protective Equipment while performing
specific tasks or in certain areas
--- Required to work overtime and extended hours to support center
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, disability, veteran status, national origin or
other legally protected classifications.
CSL offers the following benefits for this full-time position, most
are effective the first day of hire: Options for health care
benefits, including choices of plans for medical and prescription
drug, dental, and vision coverage; Company-provided basic life
insurance and Short- and Long-Term Disability; the option to
participate in CSL's 401(k) Savings Program; Paid Time Off (PTO)
for use in connection with vacations, illness, and other personal
business; and paid observed holidays as designated by the
We encourage you to make your well-being a priority. It's important
and so are you. Learn more about how we care at CSL.
About CSL Plasma
CSL Plasma is one of the world's largest collectors of human
plasma. Our work helps to ensure that people with rare and serious
diseases are able to live normal, healthy lives. We are committed
to our work because lives depend on us. Learn more about CSL Plasma
We want CSL to reflect the world around us
As a global organisation with employees in 35+ countries, CSL
embraces diversity, equity and inclusion. Learn more about
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at CSL.
Do work that matters at CSL Plasma!
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