Performs a variety of sample and standard handling tasks in support of the laboratory. Followsestablished SOPs and responds to requests from laboratory staff with minimal supervision. Assistslaboratory staff in following sample handling procedures and enforces these procedures as necessary. Possesses a basic understanding of several portions of the overall sample/standard process.
Essential Functions and Other Job Information:
Performs avariety of sample and standard tasks (receipt, check-in, login, labeling, launching, inventory, transport, check-out, etc. May participate inphysical return and disposal of materials in support of the laboratory.
Communicates status of samples / standards to appropriate laboratory staff.
Guides and advises laboratory staff in sample / standard procedures.
Completes investigation and deviation forms as necessary, and determinesappropriate CAPAs.
Reviews and provides feedback on laboratory requests, ensuring compliance withapplicable SOPs.
Trains on SOPs, regulatory guidelines, and storage requirements.
Responds to environmental unit alarms and participates in on-call responsibilities.
Performs work assignments accurately and in a timely and safe manner.
Education and Experience:
High / Secondary school diploma or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational qualification
Technical positions may require acertificate
Previous experience that providesthe knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to at least 2 years) or equivalent combination of education, training, &experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Familiarity with Microsoft Office including Word and Excel
Good written and oral communication skills
Effective time management and project management skills
Problem solving/troubleshooting abilities
Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
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