Lovelace Biomedical Research Institute is seeking a Senior Medical Technologist to perform skilled clinical laboratory procedures according to established standards. This position will be responsible for performing automated and manual hematology, clinical chemistry, coagulation analyses, urinalysis and cytology. This position may perform technical evaluation of new instrumentation, method development and oversee the review and revision of laboratory policies and procedures. Responsibilities will include monitoring of all procedures and quality control practices to ensure accuracy and validity of test results and compliance with the requirements of regulatory and certifying agencies. The position will work with a multi-disciplinary biomedical research team studying the pathogenesis of infectious agents and toxicity of environmental pollutants and drug products. Will serve as a lead in the department providing assistance to the Supervisor.
Bachelor's Degree in Medical Lab Sciences or related field and minimum of four years of experience as a laboratory generalist, or MLT with six years’ experience in a clinical laboratory, or an equivalent combination of education and training from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been attained.
Certification by a recognized agency (ASCP or equivalent) is required.
Must have demonstrated proficiency as laboratory generalist including hematology, chemistry, coagulation, and urinalysis. Knowledge of GLP’s and experience with laboratory animal research and/or ABSL3 environment is desirable.
A Post-offer physical and background check are required as well as the ability and willingness to obtain required vaccinations and clearances. Ability to gain and maintain access to Kirtland Air Force base (KAFB) is required.
Supervisory experience is highly desired.
Relocation may be offered for this position.
Internal Number: 2021-1455
About Lovelace Biomedical Research Institute
Lovelace Biomedical is a not-for-profit contract research organization with a rich history of helping its pharmaceutical and biotechnology partners achieve great things. Over nearly seven decades, we have built a reputation for leveraging a multidisciplinary toolset to push the limits of preclinical research all while offering a streamlined customer experience, with fast, direct and personal access to our industry-leading scientific experts.
Our common-sense organizational structure enables quick turnaround on proposals and contracts, and the ability to adapt our business process to our clients’ unique research needs.
Located on an expansive bio-secure facility in beautiful Albuquerque, New Mexico, we are equipped to handle just about any preclinical program, from investigational gene therapies to infectious disease solutions. We work hard to understand your goals and get you to where you need to be.
Importantly, as a not-for-profit research institute, we are beholden to science and not shareholders. We invest generously in basic science and cutting-edge technologies so that we can help you accomplish your research objectives, no matter how complex.