Biorepository Technician

Location: Frederick, Maryland US

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Job Id: 1439

Position Title: Biorepository Technician I

External Description:

Play a critical role in helping patients gain access to the treatment they need. This position is responsible for specimens in our state of the art Specialty Labs facility that have been collected by our clients who are managing clinical trials to secure the required approval for potentially life-saving patient treatments.  Clinical trials depend on biological specimen samples being withdrawn and deposited on a continual basis.

Our Biorepository facility currently houses over 25 million specimens. When biospecimens are returned to our facility or requested for further testing, the Laboratory Technician has a critical role in processing biological samples in an accurate and timely manner. As a highly regulated industry, subject to frequent audits, professionals who are systematic, comfortable with repetitive tasks in a fast paced environment and detailed oriented are encouraged to consider this opportunity.

Essential duties include but are not limited to:

  • Unpack specimens and record all pertinent information in Incoming Shipment Batch and Incoming folder
  • Distribute confirmation of shipment receipt form if required by project
  • Check information on sample vial against information provided by the study site or data coordinating center
  • Correct paperwork where necessary and inform Supervisor/Manager of any discrepancies
  • Assist data entry in generation of reports and inventory work lists as well as perform first key of data collection sheets
  • Perform quality control checks of sample inventory
  • Store incoming samples at appropriate temperature following guidelines set by Supervisor/Manager
  • Pull samples according to requisition, SOP, and instructions
  • Perform quality control verification of outgoing samples
  • Update Outgoing Batch Records
  • Prepare shipments (dangerous and non-dangerous goods) for Commercial or local courier
  • Carry out other tasks/duties as assigned

Qualifications:

Minimum required: High School Diploma

Preferred:

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree
  • 2-3 years relevant experience OR equivalent higher education in related field
  • Experience with computer software programs such as Excel, Access, Inventory Management Systems
  • Attention to detail is a must ensuring error-free workmanship

Division: Precision For Medicine

Business Unit: Specialty Lab Services

Office Based: Frederick - 8425 Precision Way, Suite M, Frederick MD 21701

Employment Type: Non Exempt

Employment Status: Regular Full-time

Work From Home Available: No

City: Frederick

Country: United States

State: Maryland

Community / Marketing Title: Biorepository Technician

Company Profile:

Precision Medicine Group is an integrated team of experts in fields from advanced lab sciences to translational informatics, clinical trial delivery, and regulatory affairs, payer insights to marketing communications. Together, we help our pharmaceutical and life-sciences clients conquer product development and commercialization challenges in a rapidly evolving environment.

EEO Employer Verbiage:

Precision Medicine Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. © 2018 Precision Medicine Group, LLC

Location_formattedLocationLong: Frederick, Maryland US

Precision Medicine Group is an integrated team of experts in fields from advanced lab sciences to translational informatics and regulatory affairs, payer insights to marketing communications. Together, we help our pharmaceutical and life-sciences clients conquer product development and commercialization challenges in a rapidly evolving environment.

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