Clinical Toxicology Tech Trainee (Will Train) - Comprehensive Testing - 4/10s - Evenings - Relocation Available (21-98584_RM)
LabCorp wants to speak with you about exciting opportunities to join our Clinical Toxicology - Pain Management team as a Technologist Trainee in St. Paul, MN. In this position you will work in a fast paced, customer focused, and challenging environment, and will be a part of our overall mission at LabCorp: "Improving Health, Improving Lives".
If you are motivated by data analysis and high profile testing, then our Pain Management lab may be a good fit for you!
The Clinical ToxAssure Technologist Trainee receives on-the-job training for the analytical data analysis of extracted patient samples in the Clinical ToxAssure Laboratory. This laboratory has high daily volume and is highly fast-paced, performing high complexity testing for pain management in urine samples. This test contains 180+ analytes in one assay, techs are also responsible for the instrumentation / data analysis of four separate ancillary confirmation methods outside of this panel as well. This Bench uses 30+ LC-MS/MS instrument platforms utilizing Ascent cloud based processing.
The work schedule for this position will be 2nd shift - Wednesday-Saturday 1pm-11:30pm. A 10% shift differential is paid for working this shift.
Work location: Medtox laboratory,402 West County Road D, St. Paul, MN 55112
Determine the acceptability of specimens for testing according to established criteria
Perform routine and complex technical procedures and functions according to departmental Standard Operating Procedures
Monitor, operate and troubleshoot instrumentation to ensure proper functionality
Demonstrate the ability to make technical decisions regarding testing and problem solving.
Prepare, test and evaluate new reagents or controls
Report accurate and timely test results in order to deliver quality patient care
Perform and document preventive maintenance and quality control procedures
Identify and replenish testing bench supplies as necessary
Assist with processing of specimens when needed
Maintain a safe work environment and wear appropriate personal protective equipment
Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university in chemical, biological or clinical laboratory science or medical technology
Previous experience is not required at Technologist Trainee level
Proven ability to prioritize tasks and manage time
Excellent research and problem resolution skills
Work effectively in a fast paced production environment to meet established turn-around-times
Must be able to perform work with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
Good written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills
Able to work independently within a team under general supervision
Some overtime required depending on departmental needs
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