Octapharma Plasma, Inc.


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Requisition Number 16-2595
Post Date 5/19/2017
Title Facility Validation Lead (2nd Shift)
City Charlotte
State NC
Position Type full-time

Calibration - Clinical Lab Technician – Medical Lab Technician


We are seeking a second shift Facility Validation Lead to join our growing biopharmaceutical company. Reporting into the Technical Operations Manager, this position ensures all equipment used in the Laboratory or Plasma Storage facility is operating to institutional, national and manufacturer specifications. This involves problem resolution; preventive maintenance; calibration and repair of all devices and equipment; training and development and maintaining all documentation as it relates to repairs.

Additional responsibilities of the Facility Validation Lead role include:

        Develop preventive maintenance schedules and guidelines.

        Train all technical and non-technical staff on proper testing and other procedures to be followed when performing scheduled maintenance on devices operated by the department(s).

        Provide technical support for clinical equipment throughout laboratory, including scheduled and unscheduled repair within the scope of the service agreement and warranty requirements of the equipment, maintaining parts inventories, and performing scheduled tasks completely, accurately and in a timely manner.

        Provide on-call coverage per rotational schedule along with other cross-trained individuals.

        Prepare documentation and maintain records pertaining to all repairs, replacement parts, calibrations and modifications of biomedical equipment.

        Coordinate the work performed by service contractors and vendors to include maintenance, calibration, and installation and to verify the documentation of the work performed is accurate and complete.

        Coordinate and/or participate in requests for special projects, such as new equipment acquisition, installation planning, equipment upgrades and equipment disposal.

        Provide Quality Assurance support to OPI Laboratory Operations by initiating deviations and implementing corrective and preventative actions.


Calibration - Clinical Lab Technician – Medical Lab Technician


Qualified candidates of this role must offer a Associate’s degree in a laboratory science or Biomedical Equipment Technology. An ASCP certification (or eligibility) is preferred. You must offer strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

Other requirements of the Facility Validation Lead role include:

        Minimum of 1+ years experience as a Clinical Lab Technician or Biomedical/Calibration Repair Technician (2+ years preferred)

        Experience with the following analyzers is highly preferred: Ortho VIP, Immucor NEO, Sebia Capillarys 2, and EliTECH Selectra ProM.

        Ability to be on call and to work diverse shifts and overtime hours, as required.

        Proficient with computer software in an office and laboratory environment.

        Ability to read, understand, and follow SOPs, validation protocols, etc.

Calibration - Clinical Lab Technician – Medical Lab Technician


At Octapharma Plasma we believe in our employees who have the passion and ability to make a difference to the quality of life of their communities. The individual growth and success of each and every employee at Octapharma Plasma is an integral part of our continued growth and success. We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.

Other benefits include:

        Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

        Life Insurance

        401(k) contribution and matching program

        Flexible Spending Accounts

        Tuition Reimbursement

        Team-oriented environment

        Recognition programs


Calibration - Clinical Lab Technician – Medical Lab Technician

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