Pre-Analytical Technician (Anatomic Pathology Specimen Processing) (R1092371) in Valencia, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

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    Valencia, CA
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Job Description

Q2 Solutions is a leading clinical trial laboratory services organization with end-to-end laboratory services and secure, enterprise-wide biospecimen and consent management solutions. With a relentless focus on quality and innovation, Q2 Solutions uses its global experience and scientific expertise to transform science and data into actionable medical insights that help customers improve human health.  A joint venture of IQVIA (formerly QuintilesIMS) and Quest Diagnostics, Q2 Solutions combines the best of each parent organization’s clinical trials laboratory services capabilities to fulfill its mission of treating each sample as if a life depends on it.


Responsible and accountable for performing a wide range of tasks to provide a specimen of highest analytical quality for testing and accurate information for the clients. Promotes standardization through collaboration and coordination within a specialty. Performs work in accordance with ICH E6 Guideline for Good Clinical Practice.


  • Serves as the subject matter expert and provides day-to-day operational guidance for Anatomic Pathology Specimen Processing (AP-SP)
  • Responsible for accessioning and problem resolution as well as assuring that all specimens brought to the laboratory are accurately identified (by name/specimen type), sorted and labeled for testing and/or storage.
  • Provide support to line management in any tasks applicable to the daily running of the department.
  • Verify adequate staffing is available to perform daily duties.
  • Perform daily sweep checks of working area following SOP guidelines.
  • Participate in calls and provide status/progress updates to leadership.
  • Support leadership with the evaluation of employee performance and training assessment needs.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Required Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent and 2-5 Years’ relevant industry experience.

Skills and Abilities

  • Self-starter with emphasis on teamwork and collaboration.
  • Ability to liaise with internal departments
  • Positive upbeat attitude with ability to work with in a high pressure environment.
  • Experienced in coordinating teams or groups (Lead or Supervisor experience preferred).
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail.
  • Experience managing email via Outlook and Excel experience preferred.

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Job ID: R1092371