Covance Medical Technologist I (2nd shift) $4K Sign On & Relocation Assistance in Indianapolis, Indiana

Job Overview

Do you have knowledge of: hematology, histology, genomics, microbiology, flow cytometry or automated chemistry? Our Med Techs that come from hospitals tell us that at Covance – "on-call responsibilities reduce dramatically".

We are hiring for 2nd shift positions in our Indianapolis, IN facility. If you join the Covance team you will receive a sign-on bonus of $4K. If you move to Indianapolis, we will assist you with your relocation costs.

As a Medical Technologist I for Covance, you will perform assigned clinical laboratory testing accurately and in a timely manner.

Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Properly handle specimens and independently resolve technical specimen issues in preparation for analysis and specimen storage

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

  • Resolve routine and non-routine assay problems

  • Ensure the validity of test results through the performance of established quality assurance and quality control procedures

  • Perform experiments, as scheduled, for evaluation of new Calibrator and/or QC lots

  • Document and interpret quality control results.

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

  • Perform testing, needed to ensure validity of material prior to being placed into service

  • Perform inventory control of supplies and reagents as approved by management

  • Individual is responsible for maintaining his/her complete up-to-date training file, and is accountable for correcting any deficiencies found in his/her training file.

Build your skills at Covance

Benefit from our experience generating more clinical trial data than any other central laboratory in the world. You’ll gain exposure to our cutting-edge automated testing systems and advanced technologies while conducting tests that help advance life-changing medicines.

Beyond our sign on bonus and relocation assistance, we also offer competitive benefits that take care of you. Your benefit package includes medical and dental insurance as well as tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, along with short and long-term disability and life insurance.

Why Medical Technologists choose to work at Covance

  • Career advancement in a collaborative setting

  • Advanced education and training opportunities

  • Exposure to a fast-paced global testing environment

All Benches! Positions located at our Central Laboratory in Indianapolis, IN. Grow your career and become part of our global team!

Education/Qualifications

  • Associate’s Degree in medical laboratory testing.

Preferred

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Lab Science, 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. Training should be equivalent to that received in a school of Medical Technology.

Or

  • Completion of an Accredited Clinical Laboratory Training Program or 1 year documented laboratory training or experience in the specialty that testing is to be performed (along with 90 semester hours from an accredited institution) that include: 16 hours of biology pertinent to the medical sciences and 16 hours of chemistry with 6 hours of Inorganic Chemistry and 3 hours of math.

Experience

Clinical Laboratory experience is preferred.

Job Number 2018-19591

Job Category Medical Technologist

Position Type Full-Time

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