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Laboratory Assistant – Internship NeoGenomics Laboratories Fort Myers, FL 33913

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If you are looking for professional internships then apply to Laboratory Assistant – Internship offerred by the NeoGenomics Laboratories. The program is designed to prepare candidates to solve real-world problems. The Laboratory Assistant – Internship is located in Fort Myers, FL 33913. Don’t miss the deadline.

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Job: Laboratory Assistant – Internship
Internship
Internship
Company: NeoGenomics Laboratories
Location: Fort Myers, FL 33913

Job Description

Seeking: Students pursuing a degree in a science-related field
Job Title:
Laboratory Assistant – Intern

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Summary:
The Laboratory Assistant Intern will assist the department technologist in performing various basic laboratory procedures using laboratory equipment to facilitate production. This in an entry level position in the clinical laboratory job family and employees in this position may not manipulate samples.

Responsibilities:
Core Responsibilities
Sorts, and receives specimens in the department
Records the required information in laboratory log books, specimen accession sheets, workflow drafts, etc., to ensure quality assurance of specimens
Performs simple laboratory tasks of operating equipment, printing extra labels, recording data, and specimen storage and retrieval and other clerical duties as assigned
Prepares reagents for laboratory procedures as directed in the procedure manual and under the direct supervision of a certified technologist
Performs various housekeeping and/or maintenance tasks to keep laboratory and equipment in clean and operable condition
Maintains department inventory and orders supplies as needed
Participates in QA activities as assigned
Resolves pending lists
Finds missing samples
Maintains files for department records
Performs various filing, mailing, and copying tasks as needed
Disposes of biohazardous material according to established procedures
Completes training and competency checklists as needed

Additional Responsibilities (may be assigned):
Sends and receives cases to and from satellite laboratories
Reports problems concerning individual cases, tests, equipment and supplies to laboratory supervisor or lead technologist to ensure timely resolution
Loads, runs and unloads some automated testing procedures
Assists with the department quality improvement or safety program
Other duties as assigned by the Laboratory Supervisor / Manager or Lead Technologist

Position Objectives:

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Achieves desired level of competency and accuracy for the main department processes within 6 months
Works productively and efficiently to achieve company and departmental goals
Communicates effectively with all levels of staff
Adheres to NeoGenomics Laboratories core values, safety and compliance policies and procedures
Accurately follows departmental SOP’s for laboratory procedures and equipment maintenance

Education:
Only active students pursuing a bachelor’s degree in a science-related field will be considered
Experience:
One to two years experience in a similar capacity and knowledge of medical terminology preferred
Qualification Requirements:
Basic understanding of laboratory techniques preferred
Basic understanding of MS Office programs
Ability to communicate effectively
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Ability to work independently
Must be able to work in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment and maintain production and quality standards
Must be able to work in a biohazard environment and comply with safety policies and standards outlined in the Safety Manual
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds

Certificate Compliance Requirements:
No certification required

Travel Required:
None

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