Aerotek Medical Lab Assistant in Irvine, California
Perform routine analysis of patient specimens according to standard operating procedures (SOPs). Evaluate specimen acceptability upon receipt and during the review of analysis results. Evaluate validity of specimen results against the algorithms displayed by the lab computer system. Document all corrective actions taken. May perform secondary review of patient results when signed-off as competent to do so for applicable instrument(s) and/or data type(s).
Maintain quality control of all laboratory testing to ensure accurate and timely lab reporting.
Perform pending workload review periodically during the day; find pending assays and resolve outstanding work prior to the completion of testing for the day.
Assist in the development and writing of new medical laboratory procedures and techniques.
Follow safety procedures as per laboratory SOPs.
Notify appropriate staff of supply shortages.
Participate in continuing education through self-study, attending in-services and off-site lectures and meetings.
Minimum Required Education And Experience
Bachelor's Degree in a Science Discipline
Equivalent combination of education, training and experience
Applicable certifications and licenses as required by country, state, and/or other regulatory bodies
Required Knowledge, Skills, And Abilities
Ability to follow verbally communicated or written procedures
Experience in routine laboratory procedures
Attention to detail when performing laboratory procedures
Ability to develop clear and efficient experimental documentation
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers, and clients.
We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.
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.