The Biochemist II (MT/MLT required) will operate, troubleshoot, and maintain a wide variety of automated laboratory equipment that utilizes ELISA, EIA, refractometry technology and performs specimen aliquoting and batch creation. He or she is also responsible for review and verification of screening data.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Operate, troubleshoot, and maintain a wide variety of laboratory equipment used in immunoassay and specimen validity testing.
Maintain positive specimen identification through the use of barcodes and 'chain of custody' procedures.
Ensure that appropriate reference materials (calibrators, controls) are included in each batch/sample analysis and meet acceptable criteria. Accurately prepare QC material as directed and needed.
Document and maintain instrument, reagent, and QC records per Standard Operating Procedures and regulatory requirements.
Review and verify instrumentation data for acceptable results. Post results in the LIMS system.
Accurately document batch data as necessary for automated delivery of batch sequences to the FMSL department
Successful Candidates Must Possess:
Associate's degree in Medical Laboratory Technology or Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or related field required.
Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Scientist, or Medical Laboratory Technician licensure required
ASCP or AMT MLT/MT certification required
This is an day shift position, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; 6:00 am to 4:30 pm.
Schedule subject to change to meet departmental needs