Lab Technician

Irvine

12 Feb 2021

Irvine

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LINQM is adding a Lab Tech to the team. The ideal candidate has an AA degree or equivalent (required) with a minimum 6 months of experience as a laboratory technician in a medical device industry

  • Demonstrated hands on experience in assembling parts, and testing
  • Experience with handling animal or human cadaver tissue is preferred
  • Self-motivated, self-starter and take direction as needed.
  • Detail oriented with good communication and documentation skills
  • Demonstrated task ownership and accountability for task results 
  • Must be a team player and be able to work and get direction from project team members
  • Be able to carry objects up to 30lbs

Top Skills

  • -AA degree or equivalent required
  • -Be able to handle animal and cadaver tissue
  • -Minimum 6 months experience in a lab environment and lab instruments
  • -Stand for long periods of time to prepare tissue (cannot make accommodations)
  • -May have to carry boxes (30 lbs)
  • -Team player- able to take directions from multiple people
  • -Documentation- what they are sending and where
  • -Knowledge of Microsoft Office- (outlook, word, excel)

 Responsibilities:

  • Order, and maintain the inventory for the animal and human cadaver hearts.
  • Process and fix 
  • Pack and ship equipment
  • Maintain documentation for orders and shipments
  • Work closely with project team members, and internal partners to deliver project objectives
  • Provide testing services in a laboratory environment.

Job Functions

  • 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 and update operating procedures and ensure that specifications are in compliance with GMP, Environment and Safety regulations
  • May maintain basic equipment by following procedures and executing PM (preventative maintenance) per established schedule


Additional 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

- 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