Technologist I / Clinical Lab Testing - Winston-Salem, NC - (3+ Mo Contract, 1st, Global Leader!)
Location:Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Do you have a BS in Chemistry, Biology, Clinical Lab Science or Medical Technology and experience in Clinical Lab Testing are looking to learn from a Global Life Science Leader? This Technologist role could be the perfect next step in your career path!
We're looking for a passionate Technologist to join the largest health care diagnostic company in the world as an important part of the 1st shift team. This role is a 3+ month contract and provides exceptional experience with a well-known and admired company! The position is Monday – Friday from approximately 8:00am – 4:30pm, with overtime potential.
What You'll Do:
The Laboratory Team is is seeking a science professional that has initial experience in clinical lab testing and is looking to expand their knowledge and background and work in a fast-paced environment performing testing on patient samples.
The 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
Recognize unacceptable and unusual specimen(s) within a batch or within a set of Hamilton Deck Mates (4 batches) and handle appropriately.
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.
Follow a proactive approach to assay performance and instrument performance to prevent downtime and delay of reporting results to clients and patients.
Evaluate, use and/or prepare laboratory reagents, standards and quality controls according to established department standard operating procedures and established timeframes.
Use Good Documentation Practiced (GDP) in all documentation.
Deliver accurate high quality patient care while maintaining efficiency.
What You'll Bring:
BS in Chemistry, biology, clinical laboratory, medical technology or related discipline.
A willingness to learn and ideally 6+ months of Clinical Lab Testing experience.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment to meet established turnaround times.
Beginning ability to analyze data and accurately document and record results.
Effective project management and time management skills.
Written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, and problem solving skills.
Take the next big step in your career and Apply Now! Questions? Contact Andie Veach directly at Andie@CarexScientific.com
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