Laboratory Associate I
Medical University of South Carolina
- Charleston, South Carolina
- Clinical & Research Support Services
- Full Time
Job Description SummaryResponsible for processing of pre-analytical processing of biological specimens in Central Lab Receiving. Performs both pre analytical processing of biological specimens for testing performed in the clinical laboratory as well as moderate and high complexity testing under the general supervision of the Laboratory Manager. This position performs routine laboratory testing, quality control testing, general and instrument maintenance, calling of critical and questionable results to appropriate providers, and resulting of test using laboratory information systems. Additionally, this role performs general troubleshooting of instrumentation, communicating technical information to appropriate persons.
EntityMedical University Hospital Authority (MUHA)
Cost CenterCC000653 CHS - Reference & Specimen Referral (Main)
Pay Rate TypeHourly
Scheduled Weekly Hours40
Provides technical support for laboratory operations. Assembles, configures, and maintains equipment for use in tests and experiments. Operates equipment, mixes chemical solutions, and performs analytical tests as assigned. Records test results and maintains records as instructed. Complies with all safety guidelines
Additional Job Description
Minimum Training and Education:
Required Licensure, Certifications, Registrations:
Bachelor's degree in chemical, physical, or biological sciences including:
24 semester hours of science courses that include:
Six semester hours of chemistry
Six semester hours of biology
12 semester hours of any combination of chemical or biological sciences
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