Labcorp Technician in Los Angeles, California
Are you a Medical Lab Professional? Are you looking to embark on a new challenge in your career, or start your career in Medical Lab Science? If so, LabCorp wants to speak with you about exciting opportunities to join our team as a Technician in Los Angeles, CA. In this position you will work in a fast paced, customer focused, and challenging environment, and will be a part of our overall mission at LabCorp: "Improving Health, Improving Lives".
National Genetics Institute (NGI), a wholly owned subsidiary of LabCorp, is seeking a Laboratory Technician to work in our laboratory in Los Angeles, CA! NGI provides the global plasma industry with comprehensive donor qualification and source plasma donation screening services including advanced genetic testing and viral marker testing (VMT). For over 25 years, NGI has provided the global plasma industry with source plasma donation screening services for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis A, B, and C viruses (HAV, HBV, and HCV), parvovirus B19, West Nile virus and other infectious agents to ensure the safety of the plasma supply chain.
The work schedule for this position will be Tuesday -- Saturday from 5am -- 2:30pm
The responsibilities of the Technician are authorized by the Laboratory Director and performed under the supervision of a Laboratory Director, a General Supervisor, a Technical Supervisor, or Laboratory Manager. Non-licensed personnel are responsible for performing laboratory tests on non-clinical samples as required and assigned. Under supervision by licensed personnel, non-licensed personnel may also provide support to licensed personnel testing clinical samples as allowed under California State and CLIA regulations.
Under general supervision, the Lab Technician will be responsible for working on multiple types of assays
Accurately and timely perform assigned technical procedures for plasma samples including appropriate documentation
Perform preventative maintenance, monitor, operate and troubleshoot instrumentation
Identify and correct problems that may adversely affect samples results
Document corrective actions as applicable and report quality concerns
Perform general laboratory upkeep and inventory control
Comply with all company polices and safety procedures
Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, or similar life science discipline
Ability to work independently within a team and strong attention to detail
Strong organization and time management skills
Demonstrate ability to problem solve and take instructions from laboratory management
Must have good organizational skills and strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to lift up to 20 pounds
If you're looking for a career that offers opportunities for growth, continual development, professional challenge and the chance to make a real difference, apply today!
Mon - Fri 5a - 2:30p
As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.