Laboratory Technician - Job ID 1309

The Geneva Foundation is a non-profit organization which promotes and supports military medicine. The Foundation has built relationships with highly skilled, exceptionally motivated, world-recognized researchers and medical professionals and hires top-quality staff. By joining The Geneva Foundation, you will have an exciting and stimulating career in which you will advance, "The Future of Military Medicine. Today."
PLEASE NOTE: This is a contract solicitation.
Number of openings: 3
Location: Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center (NMCPHC) - Portsmouth, Virginia
Principle duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
o Bachelor of Science in Physical Science preferred
o Ability to perform all tasks required for accessioning of forensic specimens for analysis in support of drugs of abuse testing
o Experience in a clinical lab setting preferred
o Experience with immunochemistry analyzers, gas chromatography/mass spectrometry (GC/MS), and liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry (LC/MSMS) for analysis of forensic specimens in support of drugs of abuse testing.
o Demonstrate competence in oral and written communication
o Must be organized, attentive to detail, and posses a positive, friendly and professional demeanor
o Must be flexible with changing priorities and able to communicate in a diplomatic and professional manner
o Computer skills including at least intermediate level experience with Excel and other Microsoft Office Software
o Strong data management and processing skills
o Knowledge of Military Operational Planning, the Military Health System and the Military Medical Logistics System preferred
o Experience in performing complex chemical, biological, hematological, immunologic, microscopic, and bacteriological tests desired
o Familiarity with medical terminology and abbreviations
o Evaluation of material and specimen submissions received from supported sites (with subject PII removed) for acceptability and preparation for forensic testing.
o Maintain and promote Geneva's core values of Integrity, Superior Service to Customers, Quality, Teamwork, Innovation, and Respect for All
o Possess a working knowledge of The Geneva Foundation's Employee Handbook, User's Guide and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) as applicable
o Remain accessible and accountable at all times during work hours and collects messages at least twice daily
o Return telephone messages within 24 hours of receipt; return email messages in a timely manner as appropriate
o Comply with the dress code of The Geneva Foundation and assigned duty station
o Promote positive, professional relationships with co-workers and The Geneva Foundation

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