Clinical Lab Scientist

Company: Kelly Scientific Resources ( Learn More )

General Information
US-NC-Chapel Hill
4 Year Degree
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Job Description

Kelly Services is currently seeking a Clinical Lab Scientist in Chapel Hill, NC. This role is a 6 month contract to hire opportunity and will require full-time availability. There are two shifts available: First (7:00A-2:30P) and Second (3:30P – 11:00P). Candidates must have a MT certification through ASCP, NCA or AMT to qualify for this position! This position relies heavily on utilizing critical thinking skills. PREVIOUS BLOOD BANK EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!

Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintains an environment of safety for patients, self and others. 
  • Performs routine pre-transfusion serological tests such as ABO/Rh Grouping, Antibody Detection and Identification, Cross-matching, and, Phenotyping
  • Performs, analyzes, interprets and evaluates medical laboratory tests using automated and manual procedures according to established protocols in order to obtain accurate information for use in patient assessment. 
  • Maintains and reports accurate test results using documented communication channels. 
  • Assists physicians in specialized collection procedures for blood and bone marrow with full consideration for patient safety needs. 
  • Performs and monitors quality control and comparison studies as needed to ensure accurate test performance. 
  • Performs calibration, preventive maintenance and basic troubleshooting of laboratory equipment as required. 
  • Assists in training and education of new and fellow employees as required with full consideration for patient safety needs. 
  • Maintains departmental supplies and inventory, also prepares solutions, blood products, reagents and stains following documented laboratory procedure. 

  • Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in a scientific field. Bachelors of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science a HUGE plus
  • MT certification required
  • Previous blood bank experience needed
  • Prior Transfusion work is a plus
  • Candidate must have previous clinical lab experience
  • As a Kelly employee, you’ll have access to world-class perks, including:

  • Kelly-sponsored Affordable Care Act health care coverage available to eligible employees
  • Group insurance options*
  • Service bonus plan
  • Holiday pay plan
  • Weekly electronic pay options
  • Online training campus that provides more than 3,000 free courses to help improve and develop skills
  • Exclusive online employee community
  • Employee assistance program available at no cost
  • Corporate discounts
  • Transportation Spending Accounts
  • Offered and administered by Leslie & Associates. These plans are not sponsored by Kelly Services.
  •  If you are interested in advancing your career with this opportunity, apply now for immediate consideration.

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