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Quality Assurance Technologist
BC Cancer Agency
Temporary Full Time (Until January 11, 2019)
Wage: $26.99 to $33.64 per hour
The Quality Assurance Technologist assists in the maintenance of Quality Assurance (QA) systems for the Genome Sciences Centre (GSC) production laboratories. These systems include, but are not limited to, document control, validation, auditing, corrective/preventative actions, and instrument calibration/preventive maintenance. The Quality Assurance Technologist receives guidance from the Quality Assurance Associate in prioritization and performance of these tasks.
Education, Training and Experience
Graduation from a recognized Diploma program in Biotechnology and one (1) years of recent related experience in a research laboratory including experience in a biotechnology/pharmaceutical Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) environment and familiarity with both standard molecular biology techniques and laboratory automation or an equivalent combination of education training and experience.
Skills and Abilities
- Ability to work effectively, independently, and as a member of a team.
- Demonstrated ability to organize work and establish priorities.
- Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
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