Ortho Clinical Diagnostics

  • Operations Technician

    Job Locations GB-Pencoed
    Posted Date 1 week ago(11/6/2018 3:31 PM)
    ID
    2018-5370
    Job Country
    United Kingdom
  • The Company

    Ortho Clinical Diagnostics (Ortho) is a global leader of in vitro diagnostics.  Ortho serves two primary industries in the medical field: clinical laboratories, by producing platforms and assays that test for a variety of diseases, conditions, and substances; and immunohematology, by providing the means to ensure blood transfusion recipients receive appropriate and compatible blood.

     

    With a history of more than 75 years, Ortho is a pioneer in life-impacting advances in diagnostics. Worldwide across hospitals, hospital networks, blood banks and labs, Ortho’s high-quality products and services enable health care professionals to make better-informed treatment decisions. Headquartered in Raritan, NJ, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics has approximately 4,300 employees serving customers in more than 120 countries.

     

    Ortho is recruiting and retaining the best and brightest around the world. People, who are performance driven, want to make a difference and who help Ortho grow their leadership position in a changing marketplace. The power to reimagine starts with empowered people, who are empowered to grow and given the chance to succeed in ways they hadn’t thought possible before.

     

    Ortho’s purpose is simple: to improve and save lives with diagnostics. They do that by reimagining what’s possible. It’s what defines them. It’s the Ortho difference.

     

    Ortho is an independent company, sponsored by The Carlyle Group, one of the world’s largest and most successful investment firms. The company's executive leadership team has extensive diagnostic experience and a strong heritage of driving market change and innovation. Ortho is a strong brand with solid positions in attractive, growing segments and regions.

    The Career Potential

    Ortho Clinical Diagnostics is committed to improving and saving lives with diagnostics. To do this we hire people who share this dream and are ready for new adventures. As a valued team member, you will carve your own career path and be part of building this company stronger and better than ever before. There is no limit to the experiences, opportunities and new directions you will have access to here at Ortho Clinical Diagnostics. More importantly, you will be driving the surge of a whole new direction in important medicine. That’s something we can all take pride in as we take this journey together.

     

    Ortho is known in the industry as a leader in customer service and support.  Deeply understanding and exceeding the needs of our clinical lab, hospital and blood bank customers is what we do.  It’s who we are.  If you join Ortho, no matter what your role, you will be expected to keep that Customer Excellence focus in your work.

    The Opportunity

    Currently we are seeking a skillful addition to our team as an Operations Technician.

     

    Summary of Position

    Part of the Operations team to carry out the routine manufacture and quality control of the range of immunodiagnostics products. 

    The Responsibilities

    The Responsibilities

    Carry out manufacturing operations in accordance with current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) and Good Laboratory Practice (GLP), identifying and recording anomalous observations. Empowered to halt processes following anomalous observations.

    • Performing Plate Tests within a CAT2 Laboratory.
    • Operate production equipment or carry out manual operations.
    • Carry out routine quality control tests and interpret results.
    • Maintain operational environments
    • Must look for ways of improving their immediate work environment and suggest these ways to line supervision.
    • Maintain control charts for trend analysis.
    • Ensure maintenance of production equipment is carried out to agreed schedules.
    • Participate in quality improvement initiatives.
    • Responsible for ensuring compliance with all local, national, international and company regulations, policies and procedures for Health, Safety & Environmental compliance.

    The Individual

    • Production Line or Laboratory work desirable.
    • 1-3 years of relevant operational experience preferred.
    • Computer literate (MS Office)

    Equal Opportunity

    At Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, we are proud of the empowering, inclusive and innovative culture we are growing. Our team is passionate about our work, and brings deep knowledge, industry experience and diverse thinking that drive results, making Ortho a place to grow your career. 

     

    Ortho Clinical Diagnostics is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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