Covance

Medical Technologist II

Job Location(s) CN-Shanghai
Job Number
2021-64003
Job Category
Medical Technologist
Position Type
Full-Time
Telecommute
No

Job Overview

- Perform assigned clinical laboratory testing accurately and in a timely
- Resolve Retrieve and check specimens against pending list. Document specimen discrepancies. Notify laboratory management when specimen discrepancies are not resolved.
- Prepare workstation and instrumentation for the assigned

- Properly handle specimens and independently resolve technical specimen issues in preparation for analysis and specimen Contact internal customers for clarification as needed.
- Operate instruments to perform testing in accordance with established written
- Performs routine testing and calculations as
- Resolve routine and non-routine assay

- Ensure the validity of tests results through the performance of established quality assurance and quality control
- Perform experiments, as scheduled, for evaluation of new Calibrator and/or QC


Summarize results of investigations and compile data for review by management.
- Document quality control Interpret quality control results according to Westgard rules or other established departmental procedures and accurately document biases, warnings and violations of control values.
- Document corrective action for unusual occurrences (e.g. QC violations, instrument related problems).
- Analyze proficiency testing survey samples as patient

- Reagents/Materials/Supplies:
- Receive, open and place in service all reagents/materials according to
- Prepare and properly label reagent, quality control, calibrator
- Document implementation of new reagents/materials according to
- Perform parallel testing, linearity’s, stability, other quality control practices needed to ensure validity of material prior to being placed into
- Perform inventory control of supplies and reagents as approved by

 
- Result Entry (Auto-verification and manual entry).
- When data is manually entered (e.g. QC, patient data) ensure peer review is performed and documented prior to release of
- Prepare proper documentation of test results and enter into the information
- Generate an appropriate audit trail for all

 
- Document and communicate any result reporting problems or inconsistencies to laboratory management.
- Complete testing within the expected turnaround time to meet customers’ expectations.
- Ensures maintenance of instruments and equipment is performed according to manufacturer and SOP requirements, and documented according to SOP.
- Calibrate instruments, equipment and/or assays as required and document.
- Perform basic instrument and equipment troubleshooting.
- Perform pipette calibrations and document according to SOP.
- Notify laboratory management when an instrument or equipment does not meet specifications.

- Comply with regulatory guidelines and Covance Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) at all times.
- Training
- Individual is responsible for maintaining his/her complete up-to-date training file and is accountable for correcting and deficiencies found in his/her training file.
- Individual is responsible for ensuring he/she is trained and training is documented prior to performing a task.
- The individual successfully completes, as scheduled, competency assessment and ensures competency testing documentation is provided to management for review/retention.
- Competently performs department duties as set forth in the department training checklist(s).
- May assist in training new employees and follows-up to ensure training is understood.
- Attends, as scheduled, department, mandatory and other meetings and training, as required according to training matrices.
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- Work to achieve partnership with both internal customers and external clients by:
- Pull data in a timely manner for review by QA and external clients.
- Contribute to the provision of accurate verbal or written response to internal QA and client audit findings. Coordinate, where needed, with other resources to resolve issue.
- Researches and prepares a response following investigation for quality purposes.
- Coordinate, where needed, with other resources to resolve issue.
- Research and responds in a timely manner to internal customer inquiries regarding status of test results, retrieval of samples for testing/storage and other needs.
- Understand department metrics and goals.
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- Demonstrate proficiency in applicable computer systems and software.
- Adheres to established Safety policies and Universal precaution guidelines at all times. Maintains a clean, organized and safe work environment. Minimizes biohazard waste. Cleans workstation and materials daily.
- Takes action for the department when additional responsibilities and opportunities are presented.
- Provide laboratory management with a report of activities upon request.
- Other duties as assigned.

Education/Qualifications

- Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or completion of at least a 12-month training program in Medical Technology.
- Bachelor's degree in a chemical, physical or biological science from an accredited college or university and one year training and/or experience in the specialty in which testing is to be performed. Such training must be equivalent to that received in a school of Medical Technology.
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Experience

5 years working experience

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