Extraction Technician in Tacoma, WA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 11/9/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tacoma, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/9/2018
  • Job ID:
    891333

Job Description


Apex Life Sciences is looking for a lab technician to join the extractions team at a contract testing lab in Tacoma! Please see below and apply if interested!

DUTIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO

  • Performing quantitative specimen aliquots for patient samples.
  • Monitoring backlogs and active queues to ensure steady workflow of patient samples to testing departments.
  • Maintaining the laboratory specimen long term storage, including but not limited to storage, disposal, and locating specimens.
  • Adhering to established operational, technical, and quality control policies and guidelines
  • Assisting with Laboratory Clean-up, including mopping, sweeping, bleaching, and any other tasks that may arise

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Able to communicate effectively in a team environment
  • Able to interpret and follow complex, written, technical instructions
  • Sound technical ability

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • HS Graduate or equivalent
  • A degree in a laboratory science (Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, etc.) is preferred with at least 60 semester hours of laboratory science, medical technology courses, or science courses.

KEY OBJECTIVES

The objectives listed below will be the primary focus of your annual performance appraisal:

  • Initiative
  • Productivity
  • Quality
  • Skills growth
  • Flexibility
  • Teamwork

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 844-463-6178.




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