Laboratory Technician 10/10/2017

Alere Richmond, VA

Company
Alere
Location
Richmond, VA
AJE Ref #
579719858
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
006UD
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Alere is now Abbott.

Alere Toxicology is now ABBOTT and is the global leader in the global toxicology testing market. Alere Toxicology Services performs forensic quality laboratory analysis for drugs and alcohol to prevent substance abuse in the workplace. In addition to our analysis being accurate, rapid, and legally defensible, we are committed to providing superior customer support and customized solutions for all substance abuse testing needs. We are currently looking for a full time Laboratory Technician to be based in our Gretna, LA office.

The qualified candidate will accurately perform testing for drugs of abuse analysis in accordance with the established Standard Operating Procedures.

Several openings available. Variable shifts. Must have flexibility in scheduling.

Qualified candidate must have the following:

Bachelors degree in Science, preferably Biology or Chemistry

Intermediate computer skills

Intermediate mathematical skills involved with preparation of reagents, solvents, standards and controls.

This is a full time regular position. We have several openings within our facility in which the shifts and days needed to work vary. The individual will be required to work shift work to perform the essential functions of the role.



Alere Toxicology is an equal employment/affirmative action employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to jobs@alere.com to let us know the nature of your request. Alternatively call: Human Resources at (800-977-9130 extension 68193).

Overview

Alere's success is driven by a spirit of entrepreneurship, a tradition of innovation and an enthusiastic pursuit of market opportunities worldwide. Strong organic growth year after year, coupled with over 50 acquisitions over the past 5 has helped shape a dynamic, action-oriented company culture – one that values its geographic and cultural diversity while aspiring to a common organization culture across the globe.

Company Size:
5,001-10,000 Employees
Industry
Health Care
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Headquarters:
51 Sawyer Rd
Suite 200
Waltham, MA 02453

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