Confirmations Laboratory Technician I (31026280)
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Abbott Rapid Diagnostics is part of Abbott’s Diagnostics family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading technologies to support diagnostic testing which provides important information for treatment and management of diseases and other conditions.
The position of Confirmations Lab Technician I is within our Toxicology Division located in Santa Rosa, CA . This role will prepare specimens for routine drug testing following the laboratory's Standard Operating Procedures
This job description will be reviewed periodically and is subject to change by management.
Read, understand, and follow written Standard Operating Procedures
Correctly identify specimens scheduled for analysis and assemble batches as necessary
Pour or quantitatively pipet biological specimens and standards in varying volumes
Prepare and/or extract analytes of interest for subsequent instrumental analysis
Interface with analytical instruments to schedule sample acquisition
Maintain proper and adequate Chain of Custody batch documentation
Communication with supervisors and prompt escalation of emerging challenges
Maintain and promote a safe healthful environment for self and co-workers
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS | EDUCATION:
A High School diploma or GED equivalent is required
The ability to work safely with biological specimens, chemicals, equipment, and instruments.
A bachelor's degree in the natural sciences
Experience working with biological specimens and/or analytical instruments (LC/MS/MS and/or GC/MS)
Analytical Skills (e.g. statistical, risk analysis, engineering analysis)
Drives for results
High level of attention to detail
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