Covance Medical Technologist I in Greenfield, Indiana

Job Overview

Covance , a global contract research organization, worked on all of the top 50 best-selling drugs available today through its full spectrum of nonclinical, clinical and commercialization services.

Through our work in Early Development Stage many lifesaving advances in medicine and safety have been drawn from the scientific discoveries made through animal research.

Medical Technologist -Greenfield Indiana

Duties include but not limited to performing established procedures for non-clinical testing as required in all assigned laboratory disciplines. Responsible for analyzing animal specimens with report findings shared with pharmaceutical company

Duties and Responsibilities include but not limited to;

  • Retrieve and check specimens against pending list.

  • Document and resolve any specimen discrepancies. Notify laboratory management when specimen discrepancies are not resolved.

  • Prepare workstation and instrumentation for the assigned testing.

  • Ensure the validity of test results through the performance of established quality control procedures. Interpret quality control results according to established departmental procedures.

  • Receive, open and place in service all reagents according to SOPs.

  • Prepare and properly label reagents and document according to SOPs.

  • Operate instruments to perform testing in accordance with established written procedures.

  • Resolve routine and non-routine assay problems.

  • Perform parallel testing, reagent validation, linearity’s, and stability studies.

  • Process and ship samples according to study specific instructions.

  • Evaluates and solves problems related to the collection and processing of specimens.

  • Perform maintenance on instruments and equipment daily, weekly, monthly, and document.

Education/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree and completion of at least a 12-month training program in Medical Technology, or

  • 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.

  • Ability to perform basic computer skills (e.g. Word, Excel, Outlook, LIS).

Experience

  • One year experience working in the Medical Technology field.

Job Number 2018-25018

Job Category Scientific Mid-Level

Position Type Full-Time

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.