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Technologist II

  • Location: Waco, TX
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #38131

Technologist – 3rd shift with rotating weekends

Exciting contract opportunity to work for a laboratory that is the market leader in toxicology services that provides high-quality nonclinical, clinical, and commercialization services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies to help reduce the time and costs associated with drug development.

Determine the acceptability of specimens for testing according to established criteria.
Perform routine and complex technical procedures and functions according to departmental Standard Operating Procedures.
Monitor, operate and troubleshoot instrumentation to ensure proper functionality.
Demonstrate the ability to make technical decisions regarding testing and problem solving.
Prepare, test and evaluate new reagents or controls.
Perform and document preventive maintenance and quality control procedures. Identify and replenish testing bench supplies as necessary.
Assist with processing of specimens when needed.
Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Clinical Laboratory Science, Medical Technology or meet local regulatory (CLIA & State) requirements.
Minimum 2-4 years of clinical laboratory testing experience is required for Technologist level.
Previous experience is not required at the Technologist Trainee level ASCP or AMT certification is preferred.
Ability to work independently and within a team environment.
Proficient with computers; Familiarity with laboratory information systems are a plus.
High level of attention detail along with strong communication and organizational skills.
Must be able to pass a standardized color vision screen. Flexibility to work overtime or other shifts depending on business needs.

This job description is a complete list of all desired skills but not all are required. We strongly encourage candidates who have some of the skills to apply. We look forward to a conversation to learn more about you!

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