We are hiring a Medical Technologist Associate in Indianapolis, IN (1st shift) Immunology
As a Medical Technologist Associate you will handle specimens, resolve technical specimen issues, ensure the validity of tests and perform experiments.
Covance is a great way to work with top talent in your field and join an industry leader!
Perform assigned clinical laboratory testing accurately and in a timely manner.
Properly handle specimens and independently resolve technical specimen issues in preparation for analysis and specimen storage. Contact internal customers for clarification as needed.
Ensure the validity of tests results through the performance of established quality assurance and quality control procedures.
Perform experiments, as scheduled, for evaluation of new Calibrator and/or QC lots. Summarize results of investigations and compile data for review by management.
Document quality control results. Interpret quality control results according to Westgard rules or other established departmental procedures and accurately document biases, warnings and violations of control values.
Prepare proper documentation of test results and enter into the information system. o Generate an appropriate audit trail for all activities.
Document and communicate any result reporting problems or inconsistencies to laboratory management.
Complete testing within the expected turnaround time to meet customers' expectations.
Ensures maintenance of instruments and equipment is performed according to manufacturer and SOP requirements, and documented according to SOP.
Comply with regulatory guidelines and Covance Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) at all times.
Work to achieve partnership with both internal customers and external clients by: o Pull data in a timely manner for review by QA and external clients.
Build your skills at Covance
Benefit from our experience generating more clinical trial data than any other central laboratory in the world. You'll gain exposure to our cutting-edge automated testing systems and advanced technologies while conducting tests that help advance life-changing medicines.
Covance offers competitive benefits that look after you. Your benefit package includes medical and dental insurance as well as tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, along with short and long-term disability and life insurance. Did we mention 24 days of Paid Time Off (PTO)?
Why Medical Technologists choose to work at Covance
Career advancement in a collaborative setting
Advanced education and training opportunities
Exposure to a fast-paced global testing environment
Individual must qualify as testing personnel under the following CLIA 1988 and New York State Department of Health requirements:
which must include:
16 semester hours of biology courses, which are pertinent to the medical sciences
16 semester hours of chemistry (at least 6 semester hours of Inorganic Chemistry)
3 semester hours of math
No prior experience required, but one year of lab experience strongly preferred.