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Title:  Laboratory Assistant

Req ID:  16003
Category:  Processing Operations
City:  Tullamore
State:  OY
Postal Code:  R35 X865
Description: 

At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Laboratory Assistant 4 month Contract 

Duties

Responsible for day to day activities of the Microbiology Laboratory.

 

Ensures full adherence to all Quality and HSE requirements

 

Laboratory personnel are free from any undue internal, external, commercial, financial and other pressures and influences, which may affect the quality of their work.

 

  1. Laboratory Practice, ISO13485 (Current Revision), ISO17025 (Current Revision) accreditation requirements, internal procedures and in conjunction with the laboratory staff and under the direction of the laboratory senior management taking responsibility for the provision and maintenance of laboratory testing service excellence to Synergy Health customers.
  2. Liaise with Quality Representative to ensure that all operations are conducted in accordance with Laboratory Quality Manual. Maintains test equipment and instrumentation in good order. Liaise with laboratory senior management in meeting the test requirements of Ireland and European client base.

                

Has specific and general responsibilities and authority in respect of the Quality System:

 

  • Maintains accurate and sufficiently detailed records of all quality tests performed.

 

  • Upholds relevant quality standards as set out in the controlled laboratory and Quality procedures.

 

Performs other related quality duties as assigned.

Duties - cont'd

 

 

  1. To ensure all work in the laboratory is carried out in compliance with the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 including section 13 "Duties of employees", Health and Safety policies and all relevant statutory provisions in conjunction with the laboratory staff and under the direction of the laboratory senior management for the provision of laboratory testing services to Synergy Health customers.
  2. Ensure that all samples requiring laboratory testing are processed through the laboratory in a timely fashion. This may involve:
  • Physically retrieving samples from the warehouse from the designated sample storage areas.
  • Ensures that all samples presented to the laboratory for testing are accompanied by the relevant sample testing detail sheets (provided by customer) and Absent/incomplete sample testing detail sheets are obtained/completed from the customer prior to login
  • Responsible for the “sample login” through IFS ensuring the correct customer, test type, quantity and price are used.
  • Distribute samples requiring analysis to the relevant holding location or technologist at the beginning of the day and at various intervals throughout the day as appropriate

 

Education Degree

Vocational/Technical in Science or Science

Associate's Degree in Science or Science

Required Experience

Minimum of 1 years study in a Science related disipline

 

STERIS plc is a $2B+, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with more than 12,000 employees worldwide.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  16003
Category:  Processing Operations
City:  Tullamore
State:  OY
Postal Code:  R35 X865


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