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Labcorp (Drug Development)

Medical Technologist I (1st Shift) $5k Sign-on Bonus

Pharmaceuticals

All

Full Time

On Site

No

Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Labcorp Drug Development, the world’s most comprehensive drug development company, dedicated to improving healthcare and improving lives. Our unique perspectives, built from decades of scientific expertise and precision delivery of the largest volume of drug development data in the world, along with our innovative technology solutions, help our clients identify new approaches and anticipate tomorrow’s challenges as they evolve.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Medical Technologist I to join our team in Indianapolis, IN!

Schedule: 1st shift Monday-Friday operations, with weekend on-call once they are proficient.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES

  • Perform assigned clinical laboratory testing accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Retrieve and check specimens against pending list. Document and resolve any specimen discrepancies. Notify laboratory management when specimen discrepancies are not resolved.
  • Prepare workstation and instrumentation for the assigned testing.
  • Receive, open and place in service all reagents according to SOPs.
  • Prepare and properly label reagents and document according to SOPs.
  • Operate instruments to perform testing in accordance with established written procedures.
  • Resolve routine and non-routine assay problems.
  • Perform parallel testing, reagent validation, linearity’s, and stability studies.
  • Process and ship samples according to study specific instructions.
  • Ensure the validity of test results through the performance of established quality control procedures. Interpret quality control results according to established departmental procedures.
  • Prepare quality control material accurately.
  • Document quality control results. Check for and acknowledge biases, warnings, and violations of control rules.
  • Reports the quality control results to the management, troubleshoots, and takes corrective action on questionable or out-of-limit results. Documents all corrective actions and submits them for review by the management.
  • Prepare proper documentation of test results and enter into the information system.
  • Generate an appropriate audit trail for all activities.
  • Document and report any result reporting problems or inconsistencies to laboratory management.
  • Complete testing within the expected turnaround time to meet customers’ expectations.
  • Perform maintenance on instruments and equipment daily, weekly, monthly, and document.
  • Calibrate instruments / assays as required and document.
  • Ensure that maintenance is performed and documented according to SOP.
  • Perform basic instrument and equipment troubleshooting.
  • Notify laboratory management when an instrument or equipment does not meet specifications.
  • Comply with regulatory guidelines, Universal Precautions and Covance Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) at all times.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in applicable computer systems and software. Operate and utilize all communications systems available in the laboratory; telephones, copiers, facsimile machines and pagers.
  • Participates in proficiency testing and maintains a record of on-going competency along with personal training file.
  • Maintain a clean, organized and safe work environment. Handles hazardous materials, reagents and chemicals in a safe manner according to SOP.
  • Exercises and maintains levels of competence, integrity and interpersonal skills necessary to attain regulatory and quality goals.
  • Supports and participates in Corporate and Department initiatives regarding quality system implementation, maintenance, and continuous quality improvement activities.
  • Performs other additional duties as assigned.

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor degree and completion of at least 12-month training program in Medical Technology OR
  • Bachelor degree in a chemical, physical or biological science from an accredited college or university AND on year training and/or experience in the specialty in which testing is to be performed. Such training must be equivalent to that received in a school of Medical Technology.
  • Ability to perform basic computer skills (e.g. Word, Excel, Outlook, LIS)
  • One year of experience working in the Medical Technology field.

Labcorp is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer:

As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, age, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

Labcorp is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer:

As an EOE/AA employer, Labcorp strives for diversity and inclusion in the workforce and does not tolerate harassment or discrimination of any kind. We make employment decisions based on the needs of our business and the qualifications of the individual and do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy or other medical conditions/needs), family or parental status, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, personal appearance, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristic. We encourage all to apply.

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