Randstad Clinical Operations in San Rafael, California
San Rafael, CA
Friday, September 30, 2016
Randstad Life Sciences
Job Title: Clinical Sample Coordinator
- This position is a role within Clinical Operations to support the management of biological samples (i.e., planning, procurement, inventory tracking, processing, distribution, storage, use per consent, withdrawal, and destruction) used in research and development activities. This function s focus is to work with the cross-functional project teams to provide solutions in procuring and managing appropriate samples.
Assist with activities related to long term storage of biospecimen
Coordinate biospecimen shipments with biorepository vendors
Utilize templates and tools that will improve efficiency in the management of lab samples and lab vendors
Review protocol specific language around collection of biological samples and provide assessment on feasibility and compliance with company policies
Ensure compliance with patient consent for destruction, storage and/or future, post-study use of biospecimens.
Assist with coordination of sample use post-study in strict compliance with authorizations in each patient s informed consent related to future testing on left-over samples.
BA/BS degree required
Certification as Medical Laboratory Technologist, MLT (ASCP) or CLS (ASCP) and or certification by approved agency as defined by CLIA 88 regulations. This is preferred but not required.
Experience working in a biomedical or clinical research
Experience in procuring and managing bio-specimens and automated specimen processing (Blood, DNA, RNA, protein, tissue)
Experience in core facility operations and laboratory information management systems administrative skills with management experience
Exposure to database platforms and programs preferred.
Excellent oral and written communication.
Excellent organizational skills.
Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
401K Plan with Company Match
Life and AD&D Insurance