Biomat USA, Inc. Associate Director, Maintenance in Van Nuys, California
Do you want to join an international team working to improve the future of healthcare? Do you want to improve the lives of millions of people? Grifols is a global healthcare company which, since its foundation in Barcelona in 1909, has been working to improve the health and well-being of people all over the world. Our four divisions - Bioscience, Diagnostic, Hospital and Bio Supplies - develop, produce and market innovative medicines, solutions and services in more than 100 countries and regions.
This is a remote position - relocation is not required.
Responsible for direct leadership over Plasma Operations Maintenance, ensuring no business interruption. Assume the decision-making responsibility for day-to-day operations considering staff input and collaborating with other Plasma Operations functions. Work with peers, Facility Managers, quality operations, and other employees on team projects to solve maintenance and equipment related problems and improve processes that will enhance the overall plasma collection.
Manage predictive, preventative and corrective maintenance efforts required to ensure efficient, reliable and uninterrupted operations.
Conduct timely/competent root cause analyses.
Recommend/implement innovative, efficient and effective corrective actions resulting in stable and capable processes.
Implement and manage all service agreements.
Track and evaluate critical process data to recommend continuous process improvement.
Recommend and implement measures to improve maintenance methods, equipment performance and facility layout.
Implement procedures to response to Service request.
Maintain communication between department management and department personnel. Maintains clear communication with the Director of Facilities regarding goals, projects, planning, and overall performance of the Maintenance & Facilities group.
Manage and monitor department’s operating budget.
Directly oversee Maintenance & Facilities Managers and Supervisors. Responsible for development of the department, including motivating in a manner that promotes the achievement of GPO’s business goals and objectives.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or related scientific/technical discipline. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be taken into consideration. An equivalent combination of education and experience required would be minimum of an Associate’s degree, plus minimum of 9 years of relevant experience.
Minimum 7 years of maintenance experience preferably in an FDA regulated manufacturing facility – pharmaceutical, biologics, biotech, or medical device industry. 3. Minimum 3 years of managerial experience – preferably in an FDA regulated environment.
Strong knowledge of cGMPs, FDA regulations, and industry guidelines, as well as international regulatory guidelines. Demonstrated strong refrigeration skills with sound ability to troubleshoot all equipment. Demonstrated leadership skills with ability to motivate, guide, train, coach and develop subordinates. Excellent verbal and written communication. Must be able to read, write, and speak English. Must have strong technical writing skills. Strong interpersonal skills with ability to interact with all levels of personnel in a professional manner. Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, meet deadlines, and handle an ever changing, fast paced critical work environment. Strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills. Ability to analyze details and perform structured decision-making on a daily basis.
Occupational demands: able to lift 50lbs
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Req ID: 288268
Type: Regular Full-Time
Job Category: Maintenance / General Services / Facilities
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