Forensic Science Technician I

MolecularDx, Windber, PA, US

Responsibilities

We are looking for a motivated candidate to join our team as a forensic science technician.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare biological specimens for analysis.
  • Run and maintain analytical instrumentation including GC-MS and LC-MS.
  • Develop analytical methods for novel assays
  • Maintaining evidence, to include custody and control to meet legal and laboratory standards.
  • Preparation and documentation of reagents and quality control materials.
  • Participate in proficiency assays and relevant quality control programs.
  • Follow quality control statistics and administer corrective actions.
  • Assist with safety audits and record keeping throughout the laboratory
  • Assist with laboratory accreditation including preparation for audit and maintenance.
  • Participate in staff meetings.
  • Assist with laboratory housekeeping duties such as biohazardous waste and cleaning of glassware, etc.

Qualifications

Job Requirements:

  • Medical Laboratory Technician or Associates/Bachelor’s degree in chemistry or forensic science
  • Good computer skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail and communication skills.
  • Adherence to all company procedures and safety polices.
  • Experience in forensic toxicology using analytical instrumentation is a plus.
  • Knowledge of standardized laboratory procedures and accreditation requirements is a plus.

Compensation

Competitive and commensurate with experience. Health benefits and vacation time.

How to apply

Send cover letter and resume.

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