Clinical Technologist in Houston, TX with Greene Resources

Date Posted: 2/6/2020

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Job Number: 36242


Clinical Technologist


Job Description:

Our partner, a national provider of diagnostic testing, is hiring for a Clinical Technologist in Houston, TX. This role will provide aid in the pre-analytical / analytical processing of samples through our extraction line. Various extraction techniques will be used to prepare samples for analysis on instrumentation. As a technologist you will work in a fast paced, production type environment performing a vital component of medical laboratory science.


Responsibilities:


  • Receive specimens for testing; evaluate specimens and test orders; determine priority of work and batches to maintain acceptable turn-around-time; recognize unacceptable and unusual specimens and handle appropriately.

  • Perform confirmatory testing on client samples, quality control samples and proficiency samples making measurements and calculations.

  • Evaluate raw and final data for accuracy; recognize and correct errors and unusual results; interpret results to produce a final report.

  • Maintain, calibrate, and clean instrumentation; perform scheduled and as needed maintenance and critical function checks recognizing significant changes in instrument function; trouble shoot as indicated.

  • Follow quality control rules; monitor controls for error detection and take corrective action; maintain laboratory records, maintenance logs, quality control charts, reagent and standard logs, and worksheets.

  • Participate in the instruction and training of others; demonstrate and/or explain the testing process to others or observe the testing process as performed by others.


Education Requirements:


  • BA or BS degree Biology, Chemistry or related field


Desired Background/Skills:


  • Knowledge of/experience with GLP

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Knowledge/experience with aseptic technique

  • Meticulous, detail-oriented, and organized

  • Able to follow instructions and protocols precisely and consistently

  • Able to prepare solutions by calculating molarity and dilutions

  • Able to work in fast paced environment

  • Able to work independently and as part of a team

  • Willingness/able to work in clinical lab settings


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