Medical Technologist II - Vaccines

Job Overview:

We are hiring a Medical Technologist II for our Vaccines team in Indianapolis, IN !

(Sign On Bonus and Relocation Provided *exclusions may apply* )

Essential Functions
 Quality Control Monitoring Programs
o Review and investigate unacceptable results to internal and external quality control
monitoring programs. Prepare corrective action responses by assigned due date for
management review.
 SOPs
o Complete timely review of new or revised SOPs circulated for peer review.
o May assist with timely processing of SOPs for department.
 Proficiency Testing Survey Samples
o May provide support to proficiency testing program by coordinating receipt of survey
material, coordinating with interdepartmental personnelfor sample analysis, and ensuring
timely and correct completion of electronic or paper report forms.
o Investigate root cause for unacceptable performance on proficiency surveys and prepare
corrective action response by assigned due date.
 Training
o Assists with training new employees and follows-up to ensure training is understood.
o May assist with the development of training material, training checklists, and competency
assessment programs.
 Instrument/Equipment/Assay Validation
o Assist with assay validations by performing experiments according to departmental SOP.
Compile validation data for management review.
o Assist with validation of new equipment and instrumentsincluding software validation
requirements (e.g., User Acceptance Testing).
 Assist staff by providing technical guidance where needed.
Non-Essential Functions
 Only individuals that are verified to qualify as supervisory personnel under
regulations/standards applicable to the facility (e.g., New York State, CLIA, CAP) may
perform periodic review and approval of quality control program records (e.g. quality control
data, instrument logs, reagent logs). The SOPs applicable to the department should be
consulted to determine recordsthat can be reviewed and approved.

Education/Qualifications:

Individual must qualify as testing personnel under the following CLIA 1988 and New York State
Department of Health requirements:
 Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or Clinical Laboratory Science or otherlife
science with completion of at least a 12-month training program in Medical Technology.
OR
 Bachelor's degree in a chemical, physical or biological science from an accredited college
or university and one yeartraining and/or experience in the specialty in which testing isto
be performed. Such training must be equivalent to that received in a school of Medical
Technology.
II. Experience:
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OR
 90 semester hours from an accredited institution that include the following:
1) 16 semester hours of biology courses, which are pertinent to the medical sciences
2) 16 semester hours of chemistry (at least 6 semester hours of Inorganic Chemistry)
3) 3 semester hours of math
 Completed an accredited clinical laboratory training program, or one year documented
laboratory training or experience in the specialty that testing isto be performed.

Experience:

Minimum Required:
Individual should have >5 years external clinical laboratory testing experience or 1 year of Covance Laboratory experience performing clinical laboratory testing.

Experience with cell based assays; cell culture techniques or EliSPOT assays needed.