Tissue Processing Technician.US-COL.007

Integra LifeSciences
Columbia, MD
Oct 22, 2021
Oct 24, 2021
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Overview: Integra LifeSciencesis a global leader in regenerative technologies and neurosurgical solutions dedicated to limiting uncertainty for clinicians, so they can focus on providing the best patient care.Founded in 1989, Integra develops, manufactures, sells and supplies best-in-class products to regenerate tissue, remove brain tumors, prevent infection and much more. And over the last three decades, weve evolved into one of the worlds leading global medical technology companies with more than 4,000 dedicated employees who deliver innovative medical technology solutions.But thats just the beginning.Integra is growing at an unprecedented rate. Were at a moment in time where the experience youll gain is more robust than the experience you bring. And were out to invest in your future because its the best way to maximize ours.At Integra, we firmly believe our people are our greatest asset and the foundation of our success. Our comprehensive Global Total Rewards program provides competitive compensation and benefits designed to keep our people healthy, motivated and engaged. Investing in our people through these programs is possible because of Integras ongoing commitment to our values and our shared success.Integras health as a company begins with the well-being of our people. Benefit programs vary by country, whether provided through company-sponsored insurance and programs, through statutory government programs, or a combination of both.Regardless of geographic location, our commitment is to offer the following, whenever possible:Benefit plans that meet all local statutory requirementsA range of programs that reflect typical local market practicesAn opportunity for employees to tailor benefits to their specific needsBenefits that balance employees short-term and long-term needsClick HERE for more information regarding our benefits and total rewards program Responsibilities: Essential FunctionsCollection of raw materialsRinse and initial cleaning of raw materials upon receiptSeparation and removal of unwanted tissuesDisinfectionPreparation of storage and cleaning solutionsDocument and track materials and solutionsProcess raw materials for final product including, but not limited to cutting/trimming to size, lyophilizing, and packagingPerform inspections during processing as called for in SOPs.Build, cut, package and label devicesOperation of specialty equipment (ex: lyophilizer, condenser, die press)Cross-train and perform duties as needed in different process areas (clean rooms, raw materials etc)Abilty to setup, operate and clean all manufacturing cleanrooms and equipmentDaily interaction with cleaning chemicals and odors, used in a controlled environment.Additional ResponsibilitiesMake suggestions that would improve the work environment or material processingKeep track of when supplies become low or need to be purchasedPerform other tasks as needed Qualifications: Required Education and ExperienceHigh school diploma or equivalentSimilar experience preferredRequired Knowledge, Skills, and AbilitiesGood work ethic, dependable and punctualAble to work well in both group settings and independentlyFlexible and adaptable to changing assignmentsWorking knowledge of GMP and ISO standards preferredPhysical RequirementsRepetitive motion of wrists, arms, and handsLifting of up to 40 lbsStanding for two hours or more; sitting for two hours or moreAbility to properly apply and remove sterile gowningAbility to work with raw materials (porcine bladders)Environmental ConditionsClean room environment; must adhere to hygiene SOPMust wear gowning as stated in SOPIn an effort to minimize the spread of the coronavirus and to protect our employees, all new hires in the US and Puerto Rico will need to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 in order to be considered for employment with Integra LifeSciences, unless eligible for an accommodation as provided by law.