OmegaQuant Analytics LLC is a leading global independent CLIA-certified lab that offers human-nutritional testing to researchers, healthcare providers and the public with a specific focus on omega-3 fatty acids. OmegaQuant was the 2010 winner of the Giant Vision Award which recognizes the best new business in South Dakota and was ranked #2271 on the Inc 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in 2019.
Due to rapid growth and expansion, we have an exciting opportunity for a Lab Technician I to join our team in Sioux Falls, SD.
Perform laboratory test procedures to determine blood levels of fatty acids.
Hours:40 hours per week. 8am-5pm
Perform bench processing and sample preparation of specimens submitted for testing and research.
Verify own test results and repeat tests where appropriate.
Perform, review and approve quality control on products, reagents and equipment.
Maintain the required records and files.
Assist with the maintenance, repair, and validation of laboratory equipment.
Comply with safety policies and procedures in the work area and use applicable protective equipment at all times to prevent exposure to potentially infectious blood and body fluids.
Comply with the Clinical Laboratory Information Act (CLIA).
Adhere to quality assurance procedures and good laboratory practice.
Perform other related duties as necessary.
A 4 year bachelor's degree in the physical sciences and has experience in chemistry or medical laboratory is preferred. Operational flexibility is required to meet sudden and unpredictable needs. Work under pressure and within time standards. Requires periodic standing, stretching, stooping and bending. Lift, pull, push and move objects of up to 25 pounds. Required to wear protective clothing such as lab coats, gloves, face shields, etc. when there is exposure to blood and blood products and/or where work location requires. Ability to use a variety of lab or medical equipment, and well-versed in Microsoft Excel and Word.
Worksite Address: 5009 W. 12th St Suite 8
City, ST Zip: Sioux Falls, SD - 57106
Contact Name: Lindsey Marshall
Phone: 605-271-6917 x4
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