Lab Technician (Component Technician)
Lab Support seeks a laboratory technician to perform a variety of tasks in a laboratory setting including the preparation of components and products from whole blood, monitoring equipment, record keeping and other duties as assigned.
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•Read and follow all procedural and regulatory requirements
•Prepare components from whole blood, including centrifugation to separate platelets and plasma, preparing fibrin adhesive, cryoprecipitate and granulocytes, and dry platelets
•Prepare frozen products including frozen red blood cells
•Deglycerolyze and wash red cells
•Quarantine blood products as required
•Assist in testing and other laboratory procedures as assigned
•Measure and prepare lab reagents
•Monitor and maintain equipment/product temperatures and responds to alarms
•Prepare and maintain appropriate records, logs, work sheets, labels, and testing materials
•Store units, components, samples and products
•Label blood components with blood type and expiration date
•Perform QC associated with blood products, equipment and temperatures
•Pack plasma to be shipped to manufacturers
•Perform housekeeping functions
This position requires lab experience or manufacturing experience and requires a flexible schedule.
-The shift for training will be Monday - Friday from 8AM - 5PM for a duration of 10 weeks
-The regular shift after completion of training will be either Sun-Thurs from 6PM-2:30AM OR Tues-Sat from 6PM-2:30AM.
-B.S. degree in a science related field
-At least 6 months of experience within a manufacturing role