Clinical Lab Technologist I - 1+ Yrs or WILL TRAIN!
Location:San Antonio, Texas
Type:Contract To Hire
Do you have a BS in Chemistry, Biology, Clinical Lab Science or similar and experience in Clinical Lab Testing, or are looking to gain experience with a Global Life Science Leader? This Clinical Lab Technologist role could be the perfect next step to your career path!
We're looking for a passionate entry-level Clinical Lab Technologist to join the largest health care diagnostic company in the world: – Hours are 7:00am – 4:00pm – Experience in a clinical lab or general lab, as well as immunology experience ideal, but not required
What You'll Do:
The Clinical Technologist conducts qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses within a SAMHSA-certified drug testing lab and CAP and CLIA-certified clinical laboratory that includes:
Receive extracted specimens for testing; evaluate batches and test orders; determine priority of work for these batches in order to maintain acceptable turn around time
This position requires large amounts of daily electronic data analysis, done on computer stations outside of the laboratory
Adhere to SOP while performing data analysis on patient and proficiency samples as well as calibration, quality control and blank samples
Evaluate raw and final data for accuracy; recognize and correct errors and unusual results; interpret results to produce a final report.
Follow quality control rules; monitor controls / calibration for error detection within batch along with trends within QC sets of an assay and take appropriate corrective action as needed.
Maintain, calibrate and clean instrumentation / work area; perform scheduled/routine maintenance and critical function checks; recognize significant changes in instrument function; troubleshoot as indicated.
Maintain accurate records and documentation for all laboratory tests and equipment including, but not limited to, instrument logs, maintenance logs, disinfection logs and assay SOPs.
Evaluate, use and/or prepare laboratory reagents, standards and quality controls according to established department standard operating procedures and established timeframes.
What You'll Bring:
BS in Chemistry, biology, clinical laboratory, medical technology or related discipline.
A willingness to learn and ideally 1 year of Clinical Lab Testing experience – willing to train if no Clinical Lab experience!
Immunology experience preferred, but not required.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment to meet established turnaround times.
Effective project management and time management skills.
Compensation for this position is anticipated to be $21.00 – $27.00 per hour.
Take the next big step in your career and Apply Now! Questions? Contact Sophie DeRepentigny directly at Sophie@CarexScientific.com
Carex Consulting Group is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.