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Laboratory Technician - United States  

Company managed [?] Still accepting applications

Posted on : 08 June 2017

Project Description

Tracking Code
CR2017-075
Job Description

The Lab Technician is responsible for the overall specimen processing and handling according to specific protocol requirements and Compass Research SOP. Must have a thorough knowledge of lab procedures and practices.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Specimen handling
  • Perform lab tests
  • Comply with OSHA guidelines
  • Prepare and process blood, urine and other samples for in house test, reference lab or central lab according to specific study protocol and/or SOP
  • Perform and moderately complex laboratory tests completely and accurately within established time frame
  • Perform blood draws, specimen collection, take vital signs, perform EKG testing and able to record accordingly
  • Effectively and professionally interact with patients, visitors, peers and other healthcare professionals
  • Timely specimen preparation for processing and shipping
  • Maintain laboratory inventory and ordering supplies
  • Preparation and maintenance of laboratory and exam room
  • Maintain biohazard waste containers and disposal of biohazard waste in lab and exam rooms
  • Daily freezer temperature check; record information
  • Accountable for all lab equipment maintenance and service
  • Maintain OSHA safety guidelines in lab
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

 

Required Skills
  • Strong organizational + time management skills
  • Ability to communicate clearly/effectively (written and oral)
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer services skills
Required Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, and/or Biology is required or Master’s degree is preferred. Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT) is a plus. 
  • Minimum of 1 year of laboratory experience is required
Job Location
Orlando, Florida, United States
Position Type
PRN