Laboratory Technician Cleveland HeartLab
Cleveland HeartLab, Inc. (CHL) is a premier next-generation clinical reference laboratory committed to advancing cardiovascular risk assessment through unique and proprietary diagnostic tests. We focus on novel inflammatory and cardiovascular biomarker technologies that allow for advanced risk assessment.
Due to the growth and success of the company, we are seeking a highly effective hands-on Laboratory Technologist in Special Chemistry to perform and interpret high complexity tests. Demonstrates an understanding of the theory and scientific principles of laboratory testing as well as the technical, procedural and problem solving aspects. Determines the validity of test results through the monitoring and/or verifying of quality controls, standards, etc.
This position is located in our corporate headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio.
Available shift is: 10:00am ? 6:30pm, Tuesday through Saturday with some weeks being Monday through Friday.
The essential responsibilities include:
Follows approved laboratory procedures for specimen handling and processing, test analysis, result reporting and maintaining patient test result records.
Identifies and analyzes problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results, corrects the problem(s) encountered or immediately notifies the Technical Coordinator (if necessary).
Adheres to the laboratory?s quality control policies. Documents all quality control activities, instrument and procedural calibrations as well as all maintenance tasks that are performed.
Completes and maintains preventative maintenance and troubleshooting records.
Complies with all CLIA, CAP and other regulatory agencies.
Repairs instruments/equipment and/or initiates requests for instrument/equipment repair through Technical Coordinators/service contracts.
May function in an educator or consultant capacity within a medical laboratory setting. Provides instruction and training in theory, technical skills, safety protocols, and the application of laboratory test protocols to employees.
Participates in continuing education and continuing quality improvement programs.
Investigates problem areas and recommends improvements.
Other duties as assigned.
Job qualifications include:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Completion of a Bachelor?s Degree in chemical, physical, biological or Clinical Laboratory Science.
Demonstrated technical proficiency and theoretical knowledge sufficient to perform laboratory functions.
The successful candidate will have 1-3 years? experience with LC-MS, GC, MS and or HPLC.
Experience with Agilent equipment and validated bioanalytical applications will be a distinct advantage.
Must have the ability to establish work priorities and handle serval procedures simultaneously.
Must be able to positively and effectively interact with other staff. Contact with clients may be required, good customer service skills essential. Effective interpersonal, organization and communication skills required. Flexility to adapt to a changing health care environment required.
We offer an excellent benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life and disability along with a matching 401K plan.
It is the policy of Cleveland HeartLab to consider candidates without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, genetic information, age, disability, or any other condition protected by applicable law. We are a drug free workplace.
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