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Medical Lab Technician Job Detail:

Medical Lab Technician
Human Resources
1931 W. Broadway Ave.
Minneapolis, MN     55411
Phone: 612-287-1600
Job Description:
RS EDEN is currently seeking a full-time Medical Laboratory Technician for its RSI Laboratories located in Minneapolis. The Medical Laboratory Technician is responsible for the daily operation of the laboratory and maintaining the testing equipment. S/he works with referring agencies and with other agency programs in completing testing of clients for drugs of abuse. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Follow all laboratory policies and procedures; adheres to all health and safety standards. Maintains proper documentation of all daily requirements as set forth by the College of American Pathologists. Receive specimens for testing; evaluate specimens and recognize unacceptable specimens. Process urine samples following proper procedures to ensure integrity, accuracy and chain of custody. Operate the drug testing analyzers and conduct testing of urine samples from all referring agencies, ensuring accuracy and quality in every aspect of the testing process. Maintains quality results by running standards and controls, verifying equipment function through routine maintenance and advanced troubleshooting. Calibrate equipment utilizing approved testing procedures; monitor quality control measures and protocols. Maintain knowledge and resource materials on drug analysis and drugs of abuse. Perform quality assurance testing on a quarterly basis ensuring accuracy of the drug testing process. Appear and testify in court when requested by the referring agencies or when otherwise required to do so. Participate in staff meetings and training as required or directed. Attain, maintain and promote a positive, safe, harmonious, productive and challenging work environment. May be required to perform additional or different duties from those set forth above to address business needs and changing business practices. QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE: Degree in Medical Technology or related Life Science. Prefer someone with 2+ years of experience in a laboratory setting. Prefer someone with GCMS experience. Meticulous attention to detail and strong organizational abilities. Ability to work alone with little supervision. Basic understanding of computers and good data entry skills. Good oral and written skills. Must be able to pass favorable criminal history check. Discharged from chemical treatment program for period of 2-yrs, if applicable. Minimum 2-yrs continuous sobriety, if applicable. Crime-free for period of 1-yrs, if applicable. Ability to relate to people from diverse backgrounds with multiple problems. MAIL, FAX, OR EMAIL LETTER OF INTEREST AND RESUME TO: RS EDEN (attn. HR) 1931 W. Broadway, Suite 101 Minneapolis, MN 55411 Fax: 612-287-1616 Email:


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