Lab Associate

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Lab Associate

  • Specialty:

    Scientific
    • City:

      Norwood
    • State:

      MA
    • 02062
  • Assignment Type:

    Contract
  • Job Id:

    49259
  • Payrate:

    $12.25

Description

The Laboratory Associate is a non-exempt position reporting to a Supervisor or Laboratory Manager. The Laboratory Manager. The Laboratory Associate performs pre-analytical tasks associated with the T-SPOT.TB test. Additionally, the Laboratory Associate assures quality of specimens and communicates potential specimen problems to laboratory leadership. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 


• Monitors inventory levels of reagents and laboratory equipment 
• Restocks laboratory equipment 
• Washes test tube racks to decrease the possibility of contamination between use 
• Prints labels for processing set-ups using Orchard Harvest LIS 
• Tears labels for set-ups 
• Assigns accession number, labels requisition and tube(s) properly 
• Labels set-ups for use on accessioning line 
• Performs Conical Scan Log QC 
• Documents discrepancies in label skip log 
• Maintains a clean work environment 
• Follows all company safety policies & other safety precautions within work area 
• Regular attendance and timeliness is essential 
• May perform inventory and restock laboratory supplies, as well as specimen preparation and tube/plate preparation 
• Keeps work area neat and clean 

QUALIFICATIONS: 


• Requires a high school diploma or equivalent. 
• Work requires the analytical skills to collect information from diverse sources 
• Must be detail oriented, with ability to work independently and collaborate as part of a team. 
• Ability to navigate MS Word, Outlook, Excel, Internet, and learn to navigate a proprietary Laboratory Information System 
• Must thrive on investigating problems and finding solutions 
• Work requires compliance with strict safety protocols regarding work with reagents, laboratory equipment, and biological specimens 
• Adheres to ODL policies and procedures, particularly with time and attendance 
• Work requires the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing

Job Details:

•While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile.

• The employee is also required to interact and communicate with peers and co-workers.

• Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time

• Occasionally moves about inside the lab to access materials

• Frequently moves equipment weighing up to 50 pounds

• Job requires employee to remain on his or her feet in an upright position for continuous periods of time without being able to leave the work area.

• Job requires employee to walk considerable distances in the facility during the course of his or her work

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