We are seeking a clinical laboratory technologist for a clinical flow cytometry laboratory. The technologist will perform a variety of both administrative and technical procedures to support clinical sample processing. The medical technologist will primarily process and run patient blood samples on a Beckman Coulter Gallio and/or BD FACSCanto II then perform a preliminary analysis of the clinical flow cytometry data under the direction of the laboratory supervisor and technical director.
Responsibilities and Duties
The essential duties and responsibilities needed to perform this job successfully, including, but not limited to:
Follows study method, protocol or SOPs in accordance with GLP/GCP and CLIA/CAP regulations
Performs accurate patient specimen documentation,
Processes and stains peripheral blood specimens for Flow Cytometry.
Performs proper QC and sample acquisition on a flow cytometer.
Conducts sample analysis
Operates and maintains compliant use of all analyzers and other equipment.
May be asked to assist with the develop, optimization, validation and implementation of flow cytometric assays for research studies and clinical diagnostic purposes.
May participate in studies to understand the biologics and mechanism of immune cells underlying different diseases of interests.
Uses safety information necessary for proper handling of infectious agents and takes appropriate action to contain a spill and perform decontamination procedures.
Takes the initiative to perform additional task, as learning new technique and interacts with multi-disciplinary departments.
The incumbent carries out additional duties and tasks, if needed to achieve the goals of clinical flow diagnostics and R & D groups within the company.
Participates in limited weekend or holiday work shift rotations if needed.
Qualifications and Skills
Minimum qualification and experience requirements
BS in Biology, Clinical Laboratory Science or a similar scientific field, or a Medical Technologist degree.
Able to work in a fast-paced matrix team environment.
Ability to work with and learn multiple software applications.
Ability to stand for several hours at a time.
Ability to properly lift 50lbs
Preferred qualifications include Flow Cytometry experience.
Medical, dental, vision, 401k and very competitive salary.
Full-time or Part-time
Please send you resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.