Clinical Laboratory Scientist

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Clinical Scientist
  3. United Kingdom
Manchester, England
Posting date: 22 May 2020
This vacancy has now expired

An amazing job opportunity has arisen for a Clinical Laboratory Scientist to join a team in Manchester. This is an amazing opportunity to bring your expertise to a well-respected organization

Job Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the laboratory director and laboratory supervisor and act as shift manager
  • Perform all laboratory testing necessary for diagnosis
  • Be responsible for overseeing, reviewing and releasing laboratory testing performed by laboratory technicians and reporting results
  • Ensure equipment and instruments remain in good operating condition, recognize any malfunctions and troubleshoot as needed
  • Maintain updated understanding and knowledge of methods performed in the lab and train others on specialized instructions and protocols
  • Recognize, document, and escalate protocol deviations in lab to the laboratory director and/or laboratory supervisor
  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory agency requirements through proper documentation

Skills and Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in chemical, physical, biological or clinical laboratory science or medical technology
  • Experience as a Medical Technologist or equivalent in a clinical laboratory environment
  • Knowledge of biology, microbiology and immunology at a level required in medical technology
  • Knowledge of safety procedures relating to operation of laboratory equipment and handling of chemicals
  • Experience analysing and interpreting test procedures and results in order to determine appropriate correction action
  • Valid Registration with Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Experience operating at CL2 laboratory or above

To Apply

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