Full Time Quality Control Specialist / Medical Laboratory Technologist Good Start Genetics
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED We seek a highly motivated individual with expertise in a variety of molecular techniques, who can utilize practical clinical experience and skills in the area of molecular biology to perform our company?s genetic screening assays.
Oversee the prequalification of all laboratory reagents, ensuring adequate inventories such that there are no interruptions in patient processing.
Ensures all reagent prequalification is documented and approved according to standard operating procedures.
Performs the technical duties of a clinical molecular laboratory technologist in order to provide coverage for absences. Techniques may include: DNA extraction, Next Generation sequencing, Sanger sequencing, capillary electrophoresis, mutation detection using DNA-based assays.
Maintains required assay documentation including proper specimen handling, labeling and preparation of worksheets.
Assists with equipment quality control functions, as requested.
We are looking for team players who are willing to accept personal accountability for successful job performance and who have a willingness to learn new skills, as well as continually improve existing skill set.
At least a B.S. in Molecular Biology, Medical technology, Biology, or related degree with one year of experience processing clinical samples and using molecular biology techniques.
Must have a B.S. from a U.S. institution or have official documentation of equivalency. Degree must include the following course work: 16 semester hours of chemistry (at least six of these in inorganic chemistry), 16 semester hours of biology courses relevant to medical sciences and at least three semester hours of mathematics.
Proficiency in MS Office and email, particularly Excel.
Proven track record of effectively organizing and managing quality control processes or inventory control.
Experience with CLIA Quality Management in a Molecular diagnostic laboratory
Familiarity with high through-put platforms, thermal cyclers, capillary electrophoresis instruments, and other common laboratory equipment.
Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.
High attention to detail
Excellent organizational and time-management skills.
Superior oral and written communication skills.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Competitive salary, commensurate with experience
Benefits package available includes: Medical, Dental, Life and disability insurance, 401(k) plan, bonus plan, paid vacation and holidays
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED