Laboratory Technician

Hiring By - Biostaffic

 BioPharma

Job Highlights

Not Disclosed

Entry level

Posted 4 months ago
Job details

Overview


LabConnect improves lives by partnering with pharmaceutical and biotech companies, and clinical research organizations (CROs) to accelerate the development of new medicines around the world.


We are an independent, global, one-stop-shop focused on delivering Central Laboratory Services that are tailor-made, timely and flexible to meet the evolving study demands of traditional to increasingly complex trials. Additionally, we provide Functional Service Provider (FSP) Solutions, supporting our clients with scientific and technical expertise, acting as an extension of their team, coordinating all laboratory related needs, advising on strategies for lab data collection and providing end-to-end analytical and logistical solutions.


Summary:


The laboratory technician is responsible for sample processing and aliquoting in the Sample Processing Services Department. S/he will process samples, including nucleic acid extractions, PBMC/BMMC isolations, plasma separation, specimen aliquoting, and other methods as required. They are to ensure sample integrity to meet client expectations.


Responsibilities:


  • Performs extraction and purification of nucleic acids as defined by relevant SOP’s
  • Performs methodologies as specified in technical protocols to isolate and stabilize blood cells (e.g., Peripheral Blood and Bone Marrow Mononuclear Cells) according to client specifications
  • Performs aliquoting procedures on specified samples to produce sample aliquots that are volumetric or normalized as defined by client
  • Performs blood/body fluid fractionation into components as requested by client
  • Helps document all required maintenance activities on instruments related to Sample Processing
  • Helps maintain adequate supply of reagents, supplies and sample processing kits
  • Performs Quality analytics on extracted nucleic acids using applied methodologies and platforms (e.g., UV spectrophotometry) to determine sample yield, concentration, and purity
  • Utilizes appropriate procedures to register and place prepared samples into specimen management database and storage location
  • Communicates in a timely manner with cross functional teams and operations staff to ensure client expectations are met
  • Performs other related duties and tasks as necessary or as assigned


Education and Experience:


At least one of the following:


  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a life science
  • Associate’s degree in a science or health-related field
  • Certificate in a science or health-related field and 6 months of laboratory experience
  • >1 year laboratory experience including sample processing and blood handling


Required Skills


  • Working knowledge of requirements for sample processing in a clinical laboratory
  • Knowledgeable with universal precaution and human specimens
  • Strong attention to details, strong planning, and problem-solving skills
  • Strong organization and time management skills, communication, multitasking, interpersonal and listening skills
  • Excellent listening and verbal comprehension skills, including ability to translate client needs to team members
  • Self-motivation and ability to work well independently as well as using a collaborative team approach
  • Ability to adhere to established timelines, processes, and procedures
  • Excellent organization, communication, multitasking and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and database software
  • Customer service/client relationship management skills


Certificates and Licenses


None Required. MLS(ASCP) Or MLT(ASCP) Preferred


Language Ability


Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers and clients


Math Ability


Ability to perform calculations and apply mathematical concepts to metrics’ analyses


Reasoning Ability


Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form


Computer Skills


Basic understanding of computers is required


Supervisory Responsibilities


None


Work Environment


The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate


Physical Demands


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, talk, and listen . The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to fifty pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.


Read more below and get ready for your next great employment adventure!


Some of the Perks our LabConnectors Love:


  • Financial Security (base pay, 401k match and annual bonus eligibility)
  • Health Benefits beginning on date of hire
  • PTO plan plus 10 Paid Company Holidays and 1 day to Volunteer in your community
  • Short and Long-Term Disability, Life and AD&D
  • We celebrate our differences, which enrich our Culture


We are a growing and global team on a mission to create healthier communities by accelerating the development of new medicines. In addition to great perks and challenging work assignments, we invest in our people with enriching career growth opportunities.


We believe in a friendly and collaborative environment with open lines of communication. Join our team and discover how your work can impact the lives of people all over the world.


It is the policy of LabConnect to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.


Equal Employment Opportunity Posters:

https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters


For more information, visit www.labconnect.com

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Benefits Offered?

  • No

Bonus Offered?

  • No

Travel Required?

  • No

Location:

Experience:

  • Entry level

Global Experience Needed?

  • No

Specialized Experience Needed?

  • No

Apply before:

  • Apr 12, 2024
Company Overview
LabConnect
LabConnect

Current Openings: 0

LabConnect improves lives by partnering with pharma/biotech companies and clinical research organizations (CROs) to accelerate the development of new medicines around the world. An independent, global, one-stop-shop focused on delivering central laboratory services that are tailor-made, timely, and flexible. LabConnect provides unparalleled program oversight and support to meet the evolving study demands from traditional to increasingly complex trials. With deep and unmatched experience, LabConnect’s team of scientific experts serves as an extension of our client's clinical teams, quickly coordinating all laboratory-related needs and providing end-to-end analytical and logistical solutions. Offering a full suite of services from real-time sample tracking and data integration to groundbreaking scientific support services, LabConnect is the global partner of choice for central laboratory services. For more information, visit www.labconnect.com
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