Laboratory Assistant Jobs in Boston, Massachusetts
Harvard University Boston, MA
The laboratory assistant will assist with: • laboratory experiments according to prescribed procedures; • data entry and database maintenance, sample and equipments inventory • cleaning and basic maintenance of lab equipment and prepare lab supplies for projects • pick up samples from other lab • other related job duties as required. Please note that this is a term appointment with a schedul...
Job Description The Clinical Laboratory Assistant performs a variety of clerical and technical duties under general supervision. Reports to a Laboratory Supervisor. Responsibilities include receipt, accessioning, centrifugation and decanting of patient specimens, calling back critical and non-critical results, and communicating with clinicians at the Front Window and over the phone. Greets and a...
Job Description Under the general supervision of LSS management, the employee will provide various services as outlined in this job description. CLAs provide service to at least two of six recognized services within laboratory Support Services. ALL EMPLOYEES: Follows all safety (including infection control and hazardous material) policies and procedures. Notifies supervisor of unsafe conditions...
Forsyth Cambridge, MA, 02138
The Forsyth Institute, a non-profit research institute located in Cambridge MA, is seeking a multi-departmental laboratory assistant to support the laboratory operations. Specific responsibilities include the following: handle autoclave media and biohazard waste: assure quality control of autoclaves: clean and sterilize glassware; support basic needs of investigators, such as making media and supp...
Hallmark Health System Melrose, MA, 02176
Responsible for receiving, registering and processing specimens according to laboratory protocol, as well as distributing specimens to testing areas. Demonstrates advanced knowledge of specimen requirements and processing procedures. Performs basic laboratory procedures. High School Diploma and some medical/laboratory experience necessary. Knowledge of medical terminology is also strongly preferre...
California Cryobank Inc. Westwood, MA, 02090
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following: Maintains demonstrated proficiency with all applicable Standard Operating Procedures. Performs donor desk duties. Checks in donors, which includes ensuring that donors are properly identified and specimen cups are properly labeled. Maintains donor supplies, including pamphlets, refreshments/snacks, DVD's, and magazines. Provides adm...
Responsibilities The Medical Laboratory Assistant performs a variety of clerical and technical duties under general supervision. Responsibilities include patient registration, ordering tests, centrifugation and decanting of patient specimens, and timely communication with laboratory and clinical staff. Qualifications Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent. Previous laboratory processing, hea...
Steward Health Care Quincy, MA, 02170
Responsibilities: Performs analyses and procedures accurately. Operates and maintains equipment and instruments. Logs in specimens, keeps accurate records and prepares and transmits reports clearly and completely. Performs all required duties related to functions of the LIS and the HIS according to procedure. Performs phlebotomies when and where assigned. Troubleshoots services. Assists in the tra...
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$24,960.00 - $50,000.00
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Supports laboratory staff by maintaining equipment; maintaining logs and record books; troubleshooting and resolving problems; helping with special projects; performs standardized qualitative and quantitative tests.
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Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
Conducts standardized tests; analyzes test results, prepares graphs, charts and reports.
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