Clinical Laboratory Associate

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Clinical Trial Assistant (CTA), Clinical Research Associate (CRA), Clinical Scientist
  3. United States
Rochester, USA
Posting date: 13 Oct 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Clinical Laboratory Associate with a global research company located in Rochester, NY. As the Clinical Laboratory Associate, you will support the Clinical Trials laboratory from testing to validation, to quality and associated documentation.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in instrument and method validations to support clinical trials for Hematology, Chemistry, Special Chemistry, and Flow Cytometry.
  • Setup and maintenance of laboratory equipment in line with standard operating procedures (SOPs).
  • Perform appropriate quality control for reagents, equipment and assays, as assigned.
  • Analyze validation and proficiency testing samples according to validation plans, timeline and standard operating procedures.
  • Recognize and document any deviations from results, escalates issues to management as needed.
  • Develop and write standard operating procedures for instruments and methods as required.
  • Review and quality checks validation documents for accuracy as required.
  • Document and complete any quality documentation (Quality Issue, CAPA, deviation, change control) as appropriate within the required timeframes.
  • Participate in all activities that seek to ensure compliance with GCP guidelines and accreditation schemes (e.g. CAP, ISO, NYSDOH).

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree required; life sciences concentration preferred.
  • 1 to 2 years of laboratory experience in a clinical research environment preferred.
  • Experience with Good Clinical Practices (GCP), CLIA, College of American Pathology (CAP), and/or New York State preferred.
  • Strong organizational skills essential with the ability to multi-task and work efficiently.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Mary Jacobs at (+1) 312-291-4181 or

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.