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Level 2B Specialty Laboratory Technician

Company: POLARIS Laboratories
Location: Indianapolis
Posted on: November 20, 2023

Job Description:

The starting pay for this position is generally $20 to $22 per hour depending on relevant experience and job skills. There is an additional shift differential paid due to the fact that THIS POSITION IS a 2nd Shift Position. The Hours are from 4 PM to 12:30 AM. As a Level 2B - Specialty Technician your focus will be on generating high quality data at a large capacity for POLARIS Laboratory customers using laboratory instruments while following work instructions demonstrating successful mastery of assigned tests. In addition, this position expands beyond their initial assignment of testing, to participate in Kaizen events, improving processes and lab efficiency. This position is accountablefor the mentoring and training of new staff as assigned by management. Cross-departmental knowledge and training is expected of those in this role. How you will spend your time: 20%

  • Use resources to achieve outcomes: Manage your use of common software such as ECI, ADI, HRN, JIRA, and Teams. Manage use of LIMS effectively in the lab by navigating the menus and screens presented, print paperwork, and research sample history. 20%
    • Meet production requirements: Achieve daily production goals, Troubleshoot and appropriately escalate instrument issues, Work according to assigned schedule within the framework of the attendance policy. Perform instrument maintenance using given resources. 20%
      • Support the Quality system: Adhere to the Work Instructions. Achieve and maintain audits for assigned tests and documents. Maintain up-to-date knowledge of training document changes. Achieve high level of quality as measured through customer satisfaction (CARs/Customer Complaints). 20%
        • Support the Safety program: Take appropriate actions to prevent safety related incidents and use personal protective equipment appropriately, Achieve and maintain certification for safety courses. 20%
          • Contribute as a team member: Communicate business needs to leaders, support team members in achieving team goals. Bring ideas and recommendations to improve process and efficiency through the Lean initiative. Additional Supportive Tasks:
            • In addition to performance of the essential functions, You may be required to perform a combination of the following supportive functions, with the percentage of time performing each function to be solely determined by the supervisor based upon the particular requirements of the company.
            • Work collaboratively with other members of Laboratory Operations, Research and Development, Sample Processing and Maintenance and Calibration departments to resolve issues
            • Work collaboratively with the Quality department on audits
            • Works collaboratively with cross-functional teams to support Kaizens Other Duties
              • Adherence and support of the POLARIS Employee Handbook inclusive of the Standards of Conduct
              • Learn and support of the quality management system
              • Learn and support POLARIS Laboratories safety programs
              • Other duties as assigned Specific Job Knowledge, Skill and Ability you possess:
                • The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation.
                • Have mechanical ability and fine motor skills
                • Able to do multiple tasks within the same timeframe
                • Able to do repetitive tasks
                • Maintain a well-organized workspace
                • Ability to identify and resolve issues (trouble-shooting)
                • Complete actions with high levels of attention to detail
                • Able to detect color and odor
                • Able to apply process steps to complete actions
                • Effective communication skills
                • Effective time management Required Qualifications
                  • The required qualifications desired in terms of education, course concentration, work experience, technical knowledge and desired advanced certifications
                  • GED or High School Diploma required or 5 total years of service at POLARIS Laboratories or similar Chemical Laboratory in the Laboratory Assistant and Level 1 - Laboratory Technician positions Benefits
                    • Work with a fantastic team of experts!
                    • High Deductible Health Insurance (employer contributes 82% toward total premium)
                    • HSA Account - employer match up to $50 per paycheck
                    • Telemedicine through Teladoc
                    • Opportunity for reduced Surgical bills for Indianapolis area employees
                    • Voluntary Dental through Delta Dental (2 plans to choose from)
                    • Voluntary Vision (VSP through Guardian)
                    • Voluntary Short- and Long-term Disability
                    • Employer paid Life insurance & AD&D for $25,000
                    • Opportunity to purchase more Life and AD&D insurance
                    • Voluntary Hospital Indemnity
                    • Voluntary Critical Illness Insurance
                    • 401k (either traditional or Roth) with matching
                    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) PI7add492e98cb-31181-33167156

Keywords: POLARIS Laboratories, Indianapolis , Level 2B Specialty Laboratory Technician, Professions , Indianapolis, Indiana

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