Plasma Processor

Immunotek Altoona, PA
Under the supervision of the Lead Plasma Processor or Operational Center Management, and in compliance with Standard Operating Procedures Manual guidelines, ensure that donors undergo a safe and successful plasmapheresis procedure and process collected product and product samples in a safe, efficient manner.

Job Functions

* Promote customer satisfaction through appropriate interaction and responsiveness to customer needs.

* Monitor and evaluate operation and provide feedback to supervisor.

* Obtain all necessary samples accurately and efficiently

* Accurate and thorough completion of all sampling and shipping document.

* Freeze units for final packing.

* Final packing of units for shipment, including repackaging and sorting.

* Assist in emergency medical procedures when necessary.

* Accurate and thorough documentation of necessary records.

* Attend all required training sessions, staff meetings, etc.

* Maintain thorough familiarity with State and Federal regulations, European Regulations, FDA approved Standard

* Operating Procedures manual, OSHA, CLIA, cGMP, as well as all internal company procedures.

* Maintain equipment and work area in a clean and organized manner, and report all equipment in need of repair. Track and perform preventive maintenance and calibrations.

* Maintain supplies necessary to perform all job duties.

* Report all unsafe situations or conditions to supervisor.

* Responsible for maintaining a consistent, regular attendance record.

* May be required to work weekends, evenings, and some holidays

Additional Duties and Responsibilities

* Performs other duties as assigned, including but not limited to, cleaning of all areas of the Center, receiving and shipping of products and materials.

* May be assigned to train or work with new employees.

* May be assigned to assist in other areas as needed.

Qualification Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* Education and/or Experience High School diploma or GED required. State license, where required

* Special Qualifications Strong organizational and interpersonal skills required. Must have legible handwriting. Must be able to use PC.

* Language Skills Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, and procedure and technical manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

* Mathematical Skills Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations

* Reasoning Ability Ability to define problems, collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk, climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, or crouch.

* Manual dexterity to perform all phases of donor screening. Ability to stand for extended periods of time up to four (4) hours at a time. Ability to lift, tug, pull up to fifty (50) pounds.