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Medical Technologist (ASCP)

Posted on Feb 14, 2019 by Labcorp

Morrisville, NC 27560
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
At LabCorp, we are recognized as a leader in healthcare innovation because of our exceptional people. Our team is driven by an energized purpose to improve health and improve lives. Here, you'll partner across the healthcare spectrum as you build relationships with LabCorp team members. LabCorp is currently seeking a Medical Technologist (ASCP) in our Morrisville, NC location. This individual's areas of responsibility may include, but are not limited to: Perform laboratory testing in a timely and efficient manner for research, quality control, proficiency, etc. specimens utilizing appropriate laboratory instrument/equipment and approved procedures/protocols. Evaluate, operate, and maintain NMR laboratory instruments and equipment to ensure efficient operations and accurate results. Establish and perform daily maintenance of instruments and equipment as well as identify appropriate sources for repairs. Resolve routine problems independently. Make decisions concerning the results of quality control and quality assurance measures. Remedy abnormal performance of instruments, reagents, etc. at the earliest possible time by surveillance of quality control results, and other measures as reflects of instrument performance. Assist in evaluating, developing and implementing proper procedures to maintain accuracy and precision for NMR lab operations. Open packages containing research samples and evaluate for quality and quantity Notify clients of arrival and condition of samples if required Daily maintenance of GRS logs including handwritten and electronic Plan workload to ensure specimens are thawed, accessioned, pipetted and presented for analysis daily Complete all steps necessary to prepare specimens for analysis according to SOPs Communicates with GRS staff as needed to ensure data timelines are met Disposition residual specimens in accordance with SOP and client's specifications Liaises with couriers to return samples within the US and internationally; ensures samples are viable until destination is reached Maintains all paperwork and provides it as need to Data Coordinator Identifies and communicates discrepancies in a timely manner Ensures quality control throughout process Maintains inventory of all GRS samples Returns samples upon request according to "Packaging and Shipping of Dangerous Goods Harmonization of Regulations Standards" Demonstrate teamwork conduct and maintain cooperative working relationships with intradepartmental and interdepartmental personnel. Participate in continuing education for growth and maintenance of professional competence. Work closely with upper management to ensure compliance with all applicable safety regulations, laws, and standards of practice. Chair the Safety Committee and delegate safety related work among committee members, including (but not limited to) updating SDS, chemical inventories, and maintaining fire extinguishers. Schedule and lead regular laboratory safety inspections. Perform annual review of appropriate SOP's and update/modify, as necessary to implement Laboratory Safety Plan. Report the occurrence of known safety issues, identified near misses and dangerous conditions within the facility, as well as any actions taken, either proactively, or based on occurrences. Ensure that procedures, trainings and equipment are available to provide a safe working environment. Maintain and monitor safety program, correct unsafe acts or conditions through the regular line of authority and maintain appropriate safety records and statistics. Provide and/or conduct safety training as needed. Identify and facilitate safety improvement projects. Keep track of safety related incident reports. Manage and report information related to safety matters. Other duties as assigned. Identify and communicate potential system vulnerabilities to management. Contributes to a culture of safety. Models optimal behavior and encourages others to participate in safety initiatives.

Reference: 646266763

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