Laboratory Technician (Clinical Translational Research Site)
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-10-16
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About This Position
The Clinical Translational Research Site at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, has an exciting career opportunity for a Laboratory Technician. This position requires a person who has some knowledge of general laboratory duties and/or biological sciences. The Laboratory Technician will perform comprehensive clinical laboratory procedures of low and high complexity as directed by the Laboratory Supervisor. General responsibilities include processing of patient specimens, maintenance of laboratory equipment, data entry, maintenance of laboratory records including quality control, quality assurance, instrument logs, and inventory of reagents and supplies. Occasional coverage different lab locations.
High school diploma or equivalent with at least one year of relevant experience in a medical setting. Skill in completing assignments accurately and with attention to detail. Ability to analyze, organize and prioritize work under pressure while meeting deadlines. Ability to process and handle confidential information with discretion. Ability to work evenings, nights, and weekends as necessary. Commitment to the University’s core values. Ability to work independently and/or in a collaborative environment. Any relevant education, certifications and/or work experience may be considered.
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
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