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Lab Techn

Company: Actalent
Location: Greensboro
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Description:Utilizing many types of analytical instrumentation such as GC, GC/MS, HPLC, ICP/MS and LC/MS/MS as well as with automated and manual systems of sample preparation. -The various departments have a combined volume of approximately 500,000 tests a month. The toxicology tests are primarily focused on therapeutic drug monitoring, our biological monitoring tests focus on metal or chemical exposures and the mass spec department is the most rapidly growing area and encompasses testing from several disciplines from toxicology to endocrinology. Position is in the Manual extraction section of Toxicology. The position will primarily be responsible for the Serotonin Release and Lacosamide assays. This position will also utilize automated and manual extraction techniques to perform extraction protocols, be responsible for the specimen management, reagent prep, and daily instrument setup of the AB Sciex LC/MS/MS systems associated with those assays.

  • 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
  • Report accurate and timely test results in order to deliver quality patient care
  • Perform and document preventive maintenance and quality control procedures
  • Identify and replenish testing bench supplies as necessary
  • Assist with processing of specimens when needed
  • Maintain a safe work environment and wear appropriate personal protective equipmentRequirements
    • Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology or a related science
    • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
    • High level of attention detail along with strong communication and organizational skillsSkills:Lab Tech*, Lab Assistant, Biology, biology, toxicology, mass spectrometry, liquid chromatography, hplc, icp msTop Skills Details:Lab Tech*, Lab Assistant, BiologyAdditional Skills & Qualifications:Bachelors Degree in a science related field 1+ years of lab experience Prior experience with GC, GC/MS, HPLC, ICP/MS, and LC/MS

      About Actalent:

      Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We 're supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.
      The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Actalent, Blacksburg , Lab Techn, Healthcare , Greensboro, Virginia

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