NextGen Lab Technician

Adecco Medical & Science
Gaithersburg, MD
Sep 14, 2021
Sep 17, 2021
Full Time
A NextGen Laboratory Technician role in Gaithersburg, MD is now available through Adecco Medical and Science. In this role, you will perform an entry level role in the testing of clinical DNA specimens for the purpose of diagnosing genetic disease, using manual and automated methods in a team environment, and following established policies and procedures, in a professional manner. Available Shift: Monday-Thursday from 6:30am-3:00pm AND Sunday from 7:30am-4:00pm Tuesday-Friday from 4:00pm-12:30am AND Saturday from 2:00pm-10:30pm Wednesday-Sunday from 7:00am-3:30pm Job Responsibilities: Learns and follows the established standard operating procedures for specimen handling and processing, test analysis, reporting of results to team leads, supervisors and test managers, and record-keeping. Adheres to quality control policies; document all quality control activities, instrument and procedural calibrations, reagent preparation and testing, and instrument maintenance performed. Identifies problems that may adversely affect test performance, take authorized corrective action, and notifies key individuals. Detects when test performance is not within acceptable levels. Documents all corrective action. Always be able to document that proficiency testing is performed in the same manner as patient testing. Meets or exceeds target workload with high accuracy and attention to detail. Specific tasks for this job in this section may include the following: Preparing DNA libraries for NG sequencing. Performing sequencing runs on Illumina Sequencers. Accurately records work and reports results to team leads, supervisors and senior analysts as necessary. Qualifications: Bachelor of Science degree in medical technology, chemistry, biology, or related life science and meets CLIA, CAP and New York State personnel standards criteria. Must be able to provide either a copy of diploma or official transcript. Less than 1 year of relevant work experience in clinical laboratory. Mathematical, computer, reasoning, and language skills at the college level. If you are interested in this NextGen Laboratory Technician role in Gaithersburg, MD then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Medical & Science please go to Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/DisabledEqual Opportunity Employer/Veterans/DisabledTo read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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