Performs accurate and appropriate testing of specimens received in the laboratory, (including proficiency testing) according to established laboratory protocol and procedures.
Performs daily, weekly, monthly, or as needed, maintenance on instruments and equipment as appropriate. Performs QC, validation and calibration of equipment as required. Maintains work area, cleans bench, restocks supplies and notifies of needing supplies. Troubleshoots instruments, equipment, reagents, and patient specimen's when problems or abnormalities occur. Notifies the director if unable to solve the problem.