JVT Advisors

Specimen Processor

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Location: Pittsburgh, Massachusetts
Employment Type: Contract

Job Description

Contract Length: 3 months with possible extension

Responsibilities:

  • Prepares specimens for analysis and organizes tests to be performed.
  • Prepares and properly labels reagents required for laboratory testing
  • Conducts analysis of dried blood spots.
  • Reviews test results, maintains legible work records, and enters findings into the laboratory information systems.
  • Performs routine preventative maintenance on instruments and equipment according to established schedule and procedure.
  • Verifies proper instrument function by checking and calibrating lab instruments and documents data.
  • Records on instrument log any repairs, replacement and maintenance [performed on laboratory instruments.
  • Abides by laboratory safety policies and procedures.

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a physical science such as chemistry, biology, molecular biology or medical technology.
  • 0-1-year clinical laboratory experience.
  • Clinical and research lab environment; exposure to blood borne pathogens; must wear protective lab gear including lab coat, gloves and completely closed footwear.
  • Employee may be requested to work shifts other than daylight depending on the needs of the laboratory.
  • Weekend rotation may be required.
  • Regularly required to sit, use a keyboard, type, and occasionally stand and move to other parts of the lab.
  • Must have manual dexterity to use lab equipment.
  • Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds.

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