Laboratory Associate I

  • Kershaw Medical Center
  • Camden, SC
  • May 26, 2023
Full Time Education

Job Description

Job Description Summary Responsible for processing of pre-analytical processing of biological specimens in Central Lab Receiving. Performs both pre analytical processing of biological specimens for testing performed in the clinical laboratory as well as moderate and high complexity testing under the general supervision of the Laboratory Manager. This position performs routine laboratory testing, quality control testing, general and instrument maintenance, calling of critical and questionable results to appropriate providers, and resulting of test using laboratory information systems. Additionally, this role performs general troubleshooting of instrumentation, communicating technical information to appropriate persons. Entity Medical University Hospital Authority (MUHA) Worker Type Employee Worker Sub-Type​ Regular Cost Center CC000486 CHS - Lab - Fast Flow (Main) Pay Rate Type Hourly Pay Grade Health-23 Scheduled Weekly Hours 40 Work Shift Job Description Provides technical support for laboratory operations. Assembles, configures, and maintains equipment for use in tests and experiments. Operates equipment, mixes chemical solutions, and performs analytical tests as assigned. Records test results and maintains records as instructed. Complies with all safety guidelines Additional Job Description Minimum Training and Education: Required Licensure, Certifications, Registrations: * Bachelor's degree in chemical, physical, or biological sciences including: * 24 semester hours of science courses that include: * Six semester hours of chemistry * Six semester hours of biology * 12 semester hours of any combination of chemical or biological sciences If you like working with energetic enthusiastic individuals, you will enjoy your career with us! The Medical University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MUSC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, age, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, protected veteran status, family or parental status, or any other status protected by state laws and/or federal regulations. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment based upon applicable qualifications, merit and business need. Medical University of South Carolina participates in the federal E-Verify program to confirm the identity and employment authorization of all newly hired employees. For further information about the E-Verify program, please click here:

Employment Type

Full Time