Clinical Laboratory Technician in South San Francisco, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Essential Functions:

  • Collecting various samples (blood, nasal, urine, stool) from daily scheduled donors
  • Preparation of specimens for storage or additional processing.
  • Routing of specimens within the laboratory using proper procedures for Universal and BBP precautions.  Preparing specimens for pick up from external laboratory processing.
  • Samples processing including centrifuging samples, Aliquoting
  • Maintains the logs and records for all Laboratory transactions and information in accordance with department and regulatory requirements. 
  • Completing all paperwork, technical and non-technical procedures required to process and prepare samples for researchers.
  • Data entry of sample/donor/study information into the program database/information management system following the appropriate protocol and program procedures.  Verifying correct data entry.
  • Monitors and records temperatures of heating blocks, freezers, and refrigeration 
  • Cleaning and sanitizing workspaces and maintaining the lab in compliance with all Federal, state and local laws and Genentech procedures.
  • Inventories and orders supplies. 
  • Coordinating with other internal departments (sample transport, sample repository)
  • Assists with coordinating daily schedule for donors, both internally and with external vendor partners
  • May assist with monitoring all blood results received from external laboratory and communicate per procedures
  • Coordinating product receiving from external vendor partners
  • Providing excellent customer service to researchers/requestors and donors
  • Other duties as trained and assigned.

Requirements:

  • Current national certification in Phlebotomy from American Association of Medical Assistants, American Medical Technologists, National Center for Competency Testing American Registry of Medical Assistants, American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians or National Health Career Association (required for WA and LA) OR Certificate/Diploma and Transcripts from an accredited Phlebotomy program with hands on externship completed and passed- total online courses are not acceptable.
  • CA State Lab Certificate
  • CPR (BLS for community/lay responder or Healthcare Provider/Professional Rescuer)
  • 3 + years of relevant experience in clinical processing, accessioning specimens in a high volume clinical laboratory regulated environment or equivalent transferable skills.

If you feel like you would be a good fit for this role, please email your resume to jwegnes@apexlifesciences.com

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EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.