Technologist Trainee

  • Location: Burlington, NC
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #37865

Technologist Trainee

Burlington, NC

Exciting new opportunity within Burlington, NC for a Technologist Trainee. As a Technologist Trainee, you will be responsible to perform complex medical laboratory tests for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. A typical lab technologist trainee usually reports to a biochemist or microbiologist. You will have your Associates Degree or Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology, and 1-2 years of experience in medical technology.

Salary: $21-25/hr.

Terms: 3 month contract

Schedule: Monday-Friday, 10pm-6:30am

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Analyze laboratory findings to check the accuracy of the results.
  • May analyze samples of biological material for chemical content or reaction.
  • Monitor clinical trials for research organizations or internal research.
  • Cultivate, isolate, and assist in identifying microbial organisms, and perform various tests on these microorganisms.
  • May conduct clinical trials of pharmaceuticals.
  • Enter data from analysis of medical tests and clinical results into computer for storage.
  • Operate, calibrate and maintain equipment used in quantitative and qualitative analysis, such as spectrophotometers, calorimeters, flame photometers, and computer-controlled analyzers.


  • Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and problem solving skills.
  • Basic ability to work independently and manage ones time.
  • Basic knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries and diseases.
  • Basic knowledge of Good Clinical Practice (international quality standard for human clinical trials) and local regulations.
  • Basic ability to analyze data and accurately document and record results.

Preferred Experience:

  • Associate’s degree in medical technology or related field required. Bachelor’s degree in life sciences or related field preferred. 0-2 years experience required.

**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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Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Information

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