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Laboratory Assistant- Seal Beach - Seal Beach, CA

Quick Facts
Company Name:Argus Medical Management, LLC
Location:Seal Beach, CA
Employment Type:Full Time
Pay:DOE
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Description

Sterling Pathology

Title: Laboratory Assistant

Summary/Objective

Lab assistant handles samples, testing, measuring, recording and analyzing under the supervision of the lab director and/or a license laboratory scientist.

Responsibilities

  • Perform laboratory tests including pre- and post-analytic phases
  • Prepare samples/specimens
  • Produce accurate and reliable data and interpret results
  • Follow methodologies in carrying routine tasks
  • Document all activities, record results and insert/retrieve data
  • Maintain work area and equipment
  • Provide administrative assistance

Requirements

  • Proven working experience as a lab assistant
  • Familiarity with automated laboratory equipment
  • Computer literacy and experience with Laboratory Information Systems
  • Accuracy and close attention to detail
  • Strong analytical judgment
  • BS degree in Medical Technology, Biology or related field

Competencies

  1. Problem Solving/Analysis
  2. Ethical Conduct
  3. Communication Proficiency
  4. Learning Orientation

Supervisory Responsibility

This position does not manage other employees.

Work Environment

This job operates in a histology lab. This role routinely uses standard lab equipment such as beakers, test tubes, flasks, thermometers and computers.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position, and hours of work and days vary.

Travel

Travel is not expected, but may occasionally occur for educational/career development purposes.

Education

BA or BS degree is required