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Molecular Genetics Technologist III (Covid Testing)

Houston, TX 77021

Job Type: Laboratory Jobs (Molecular) Job Number: KD929201

Job Description

Seeking experienced Molecular Genetics Technologist / COVID Lab Techs to join a great team in the Houston, TX area!  MGT with DNA extraction and real-time PCR experience.

->MB(ASCP) or MT(ASCP) certifications required 

->This is a full time (permanent) role with benefits 

 

SUMMARY:
Conducts high complexity molecular tests in the treatment and diagnosis of genetic diseases

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Performs testing and troubleshoots assay performance
• Operates and maintains the laboratory equipment
• Performs QC and takes appropriate actions if systems deviate from the laboratory’s established specification
• Performs other duties as required

 

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE/CERTIFICATION:

• Molecular Genetics Technologist III
o Degree: Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline or medical technology
o Relevant experience: 4-6 years
o Certification (required): MB(ASCP) or MT(ASCP)

OR
o Degree: Master’s degree in a scientific discipline or medical technology
o Relevant experience: 2-4 years
o Certification (required): MB(ASCP) or MT(ASCP)

OR
o Degree: PhD in a scientific discipline or medical technology
o Relevant experience: 1-2 years
o Certification (required): MB(ASCP) or MT(ASCP

 

COMPETENCIES:

• Technical Skills—DNA/RNA extraction from various sample types, Theoretical and Practical knowledge and experience of Real-time PCR, Ability to interpret data and troubleshoot real-time PCR assays
• Oral Communication--Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; Listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions; Demonstrates group presentation skills; Participates in meetings.
• Written Communication--Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Varies writing style to meet needs; Presents numerical data effectively; Able to read and interpret written information.
• Teamwork--Balances team and individual responsibilities; Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; Gives and welcomes feedback; Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Puts success of team above own interests; Able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; Supports everyone's efforts to succeed.
• Organizational Support--Follows policies and procedures; Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; Supports organization's goals and values; Benefits organization through outside activities; Supports affirmative action and respects diversity.
• Quality--Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; Monitors own work to ensure quality; Organized.
• Quantity--Meets productivity standards; Completes work in timely manner; Strives to increase productivity; Quick learner

 

For more information please submit your resume. You can also send it directly to Kristin@Ka-recruiting.com

 

JOB ID:KD82

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