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Clinical Lab Support
Ref No.: 18-04965
Location: RTP, North Carolina
Start Date / End Date: 09/01/2018 to 03/30/2019

Order # RFQ1305039
Job Title Clinical Lab Support
Number of resumes 4 resumes
Resume Due 07/27/2018 EOD

Job Description
Job Title Clinical Lab Support
Client Department of the Health and Human Services
Place of Performance NIEHS
RTP, NC 27709
Resume Due 7/27/2018 EOD
Number of Positions 1
No of Resumes 4
Period of performance 9/01/2018 through 03/30/2019 (32 hours per week)
Working Hours 7:30 AM to 1:00PM
US Citizen Mandatory
Security Clearance Active clearance is preferred. Able to pass background check
Experience Look for minimum of 3-4 years of federal experience. Specially, with the Dept. of Health and Human Services.

Job Duties
The contractor shall be a qualified individual certified to work with human samples.
The contractor will operate simple equipment such as autoclaves, centrifuges, pipets, pipet aids. The contractor will be trained on the operation of large complex equipment such as the Architect 1000iSR and Bioplex200. Therefore, the ability to learn quickly and be able to independently operate complex equipment soon after training is a critical need for this task.
The contractor will perform tasks including: centrifugation of whole blood specimens; processing, tracking and storing urine and blood cards; preparing, labeling, aliquotting and storing human and environmental samples in freezers or refrigerators until testing; shipping samples to other facilities.
The anticipated working schedule for this position is from 7:30 AM to 1:00PM, but the contractor must be flexible to occasionally work outside these hours if the need arises. The contractor must be skilled with timely and proper handling of human specimens to ensure sample preservation.
The contractor will need to be able to do repetitive motions. They will need to be able to stand for at least an hour at a time and lift as much as 20lbs. The contractor should be able to multi-task between projects while keeping accurate records. The contractor should be able to do basic manual data management and sample tracking using electronic files such as Excel, or equipment-based electronic files. Mobility is required for travel between buildings in the NIEHS campus.
The contractor must be vaccinated for Hepatitis B.