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Lab Tech Jr.

  • Location: Richmond, City of Richmond, Virginia
  • Salary: 16.0-19.0$ per hour +
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 27 days ago

  • Sector: Scientific
  • Contact: John De Los Reyes
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 7323534217
  • Start Date: 05/10/2021
  • Job Ref: 21-05984
Shift WedSun 3 AM 130 PM

  • Operation and maintenance of the screening instrument
  • Troubleshoot issues with screening instruments
  • Initial review of data
  • Knowledge of screening methods
  • Basic knowledge of drug metabolism
  • Additional functions may include sorting in Accessioning
  • Adhere to all security procedures for ensuring confidentiality of donor information
  • Must comply with company policies
  • If the employee has worked in a laboratory for gt6 years and has a bachelor39s degree in science gt4 years with a master39s degree the individual may qualify as a supervisor

      • High school education
      • BS degree in science or equivalent related field


          • Advanced ability to understand analytical techniques and procedures
          • Advanced ability to understand laboratory instrumentation
          • Ability to understand certification requirements for SAMHSA CAPFUDT and other regulatory bodies
          • Basic ability to understand the function of a Laboratory Information System LIS and other laboratory computer systems
          • Basic understanding of drugs that are tested

              • Ability to lift andor move 25 pounds
              • Ability to have full body movement
              • Must have vision and hearing corrected to meet minimum acceptable norms

                  • Excellent math and reasoning ability to develop and communicate laboratory procedures and reports
                  • Ability to cope with stress due to production obligations
                  • Ability to read and comprehend the SOP Federal 49 CFR Part 40 and CAPFUDT guidelines
                  • Ability to communicate with other employees and supervisors
                  • Ability to provide input and recommendations on operations

                    • WORK ENVIRONMENT
                      • Climatecontrolled office and testing laboratory environment
                      • Individuals may be required to handle urine
                      • May be potential exposure to toxic or hazardous materials