Allograft Bone | human tissue bank | Tissue Transplant

Allograft Bone | organ and tissue transplants | Tissue Transplant

Processing Technician 1



Minimum two years' experience in one of the following areas: 
  • Tissue Banking, central sterile supply, or surgical technician Production experience in a sterile environment in the pharmaceutical or medical field. 
  • High School degree required
Additional Requirements:
  • Position requiring use of hand tools or procedures involving hand-eye coordination
  • College course work in the life sciences helpful. Good communication and interpersonal skills. Able to work in a team environment 
  • Knowledge of cGMP's
  • Must be able to maintain a working knowledge of the Standard Operating Procedures 
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time and work for up to four hours without a rest break

Job Requirements

Responsible for the aseptic processing tissue including bone, soft tissue and osteoarticular grafts to produce frozen, fresh and freeze-dried allografts to be used for transplantation. Sterilizes and maintain all clean room processing areas and equipment. Cut and shape, measure, package, verify, reconcile and prepare tissues for microbiological testing.
  • Aseptically processes tissue while maintaining sterility of the cleanroom
  • Cleans and sanitize work area and all equipment and all supplies
  • Responsible for all quality checks on the processed tissues and paperwork prior to release
  • Able to operate surgical machinery to prepare grafts for implantation
  • Supports and maintains supplies and equipment used in core production
  • Checks sterility of self, work areas, supplies, tissue and environment on a daily basis
  • Document all processing activities completely and accurately on processing paperwork
  • Accurately measure, label and packages tissue
  • Transfer of donors into core and the transfer of tissues to the quarantine locations
  • The removal of trash and bio waste from core
  • Works with potential biological hazardous material
  • Able to lift 50 pounds daily
  • Train new technicians 
  • Assists on special projects and performs additional duties as assigned

 5844 Rocky Point Drive • San Antonio, TX 78249 • P 210-738-2663 • 800-226-9091 • F 210-732-4263 •