We are seeking a Clinical Laboratory Technologist (MLT/MT/MLS)for our Clinical Pathology Team located in Mattawan, MI.
A Clinical Laboratory Technologist (MLT/MT/MLS) in the Clinical Pathology laboratory is responsible for performing sample analyses and administrative duties required by protocols and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) on biological specimens from all species to produce sound, reliable data. The individual in this role uses good communication and interpersonal skills in a collaborative team environment and mentors/trains less experienced personnel.
The following are the minimum requirements related to the Clinical Laboratory Technologist (MLT/MT/MLS) position.
Certification as a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT), or Medical Technologist (MT), or Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS), or,
Bachelor’s degree (biology, chemistry, or combination) with at least 3 years of relevant clinical laboratory experience.
Demonstrated ability to learn and perform clinical laboratory procedures, both manually and using instrumentation.
Demonstrated knowledge of clinical laboratory science.
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing at all levels inside and outside the organization.
Basic familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite.
Computer skills, commensurate with Essential Functions, including the ability to learn a validated system.
Ability to work extended hours beyond normal work schedule to include, but not limited to evenings, weekends, extended shifts, and/or extra shifts; sometimes on short notice.
Ability to work under specific time constraints.
About Charles River Charles River is an early-stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non-GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients’ clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.
With over 13,000 employees within 80 facilities in 23 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our client’s unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world.
At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. We have proudly supported the development of 80% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2017.