Lambda Canada | Technician
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Technician

POSITION SUMMARY:

Responsible for carrying out study related tasks. Also responsible for performing technical as well as non-technical duties as training allows. Accurate, organized and timely completion of task in accordance with study protocols, directives, SOPs, GCP and other applicable regulatory requirement is necessary in this position.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Responsible for carrying out pre- study and study related task at a high level of consistency and accuracy in the allotted time.
    • Catheter insertion
    • Blood collection and processing
    • Urine and fecal collection and processing
    • Laboratory testing (e.g. drug screens, pregnancy testing)
    • ECGs
    • Anthropometrics
    • Glucose Monitoring
    • Fluid and meal distribution and supervision
    • Drug Administration, mouth checking
    • Check-in, check-out
    • Bag search
    • Post study medicals
    • Volunteer supervision during the restriction periods and non-restriction periods
    • Equipment maintenance
    • Bundling and Shipping
    • General housekeeping (e.g. Making beds, clinic set up)
    • Ensure neat, accurate and timely documentation of all study activities.
    • Participate in training as required, maintain training records and read all applicable SOPs in a timely manner with appropriate documentation completed.
    • Participate lead or collaborate on projects as needed.
    • Perform any other duties as assigned.
POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
Qualifications:

Qualifications:

 

  • The incumbent will possess a Medical Laboratory Assistant Phlebotomy Certificate. OSMT Certification and Basic Knowledge of GCP is an asset.
  • Good reading and writing skills and a strong command of the English language required.
  • Ability to interact with colleagues and volunteers on a professional level.
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills are required.
  • Strong team player
  • Ability to organize and accommodate for time-constraints in a busy environment and with a focus on multiple projects.
  • Quality is integral to clinical operations. As such it is imperative that all aspects of the job are conducted with accuracy to ensure study integrity and volunteer safety.
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Must also be able to accommodate a flexible work schedule.
  • Some light to moderate physical work is required.

Previous Experience:

 

  • 1 – 2 years vein-puncture is an asset. Must have minimum co-op placement completed.
  • 1 – 2 years previous experience in CRO/pharmaceutical industry is an asset.