Medical Laboratory Aide

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Position Type: Full-Time
Location: Sandyford, Dublin
Refcode: MLA
Description:
PURPOSE OF JOB:
To ensure all samples received at MedLab Pathology are handled, triaged and accounted for appropriately. To utilize the Laboratory Information Management System for the electronic receiving of samples and to perform relevant sample preparation prior to analysis.
JOB FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES:
•To receive, identify and prepare all samples and request forms entry in the department.
•The identify, prepare and dispatch all samples to correct MLP departments or referral Laboratories, maintaining relevant logs and documentation.
•To prepare, store and retrieve necessary aliquots and samples.
•To alert appropriate departments upon receipt of urgent samples and samples requiring sample handling.
•To be proficient in relevant modules of the LIMS.
•General scanning, filing and archiving of department documentation.
•To deal with incoming queries to the department appropriately through a broad knowledge of the company's operations.
•To maintain knowledge and skills to perform the job as required, reading and understanding SOPs and training material provided.
•Follow the laboratory's procedures for specimen handling and processing, test analyses, reporting, and maintaining records of test results. 
•Adhere to the laboratory's quality assurance program and quality control policies and procedures. Perform and document all QC activities, instrument and procedural calibrations, and instrument maintenance. 
•Accurately and efficiently, carry out lab procedures as outlined in assigned protocols and as directed by the Laboratory Management.
•Any other duties as assigned by Laboratory Management
 
QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: 
(i) Educational Requirements 
•Bachelors or Diploma in a Scientific Discipline. 
 
(ii) Experience Required
•At least one year experience in similar role.* 
*An alternative combination of experience, education, and training determined by management to be equivalent to the foregoing
(iii) Key Competencies
•Work independently and as part of a team.
•Good communication skills - written and verbal.
If you have any trouble with the online applications please email your CV and cover letter directly to hr@medlabpathology.ie 

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Position Name: Medical Laboratory Aide
Position Type: Full-Time
Refcode: MLA

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