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Tech, Laboratory

Irvine, CA 92606

Posted: 01/18/2023 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Scientific Job Number: 539070 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description


The main function of a lab technician is to perform routine medical laboratory tests for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease. A typical lab technician may work under the supervision of a medical technologist.

Job Description 
•Perform routine testing services using established procedures/protocols (e.g sterility, bioburden, aseptic filtration, environmental collection and testing, receive, inspect, in process solutions, etc)
•Collect environmental lab samples from multiple cleanrooms
•Perform data entry of routine testing
•Review, follow and perform job functions in compliance with established work instructions and adherence with SOPs, including recording traceable information on device history records
•Assist in testing validation/revalidation activities for critical systems and equipment under close supervision
•May maintain basic equipment by following procedures and executing PM (preventative maintenance) per established schedule
•Update operating procedures and ensure that specifications are in compliance with GMP, Environment and Safety regulations
•Associates Degree or equivalent experience 

Job Responsibilities:
  • Set up, adjust, and maintain laboratory equipment.
  • Analyze the results of tests and experiments to ensure conformity to specifications, using special mechanical and electrical devices.
  • Analyze, gather and record test data to issue reports that use charts, graphs and narratives.
  • Obtain and process solution and product samples for chemical analysis.

Required skills:
•Good written and verbal communication, interpersonal, and relationship building skills
•Able to read, comprehend, write and speak English
•Good computer skills, including usage of MS Office
•Moderate knowledge of laboratory processes
•Moderate knowledge in QSR (Quality System Regulation), FDA (Food and Drug Administration), and ISO (International Organization for Standardization) regulations
•Moderate knowledge in mathematics, e.g., decimals and percentage
• Knowledge of and adherence to Client Environmental Health and Safety and Quality guidelines as they relate to department clean room medical device manufacturing
•Strict attention to detail
•Knowledge of Good Manufacturing and Good Documentation Practices supporting a medical device environment
•Must be able to work in a team environment
•Ability to provide feedback in a professional, direct, and tactful manner
•Adhere to all company rules and requirements (e.g., pandemic protocols, Environmental Health & Safety rules) and take adequate control measures in preventing injuries to themselves and others as well as to the protection of environment and prevention of pollution under their span of influence/control

Preferred skills:
Disqualifiers/Red Flags:

Not having the appropriate level of experience, Biology, chemistry, scientific background. Not flexible when it comes to learning and being patient with others 

  • Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and problem solving skills.
  • Basic ability to work independently and manage ones time.
  • Basic knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries and diseases.
  • Basic ability to analyze data and accurately document and record results.

  • Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biology, or a scientific discipline required.
  • 0-2 years experience required.
23-28 pay rate range
**salary will be commensurate with experience**
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