Field Applications Specialist – In Vitro Diagnostics


Vancouver, BC

  • 2021-12-23
  • Field Applications Specialist – In Vitro Diagnostics

    Vancouver, BC

    Our client, a global leader in pharmaceuticals and innovative patient care, is looking for a full-time Field Applications Specialist to be based in Vancouver, BC. 

    We are looking for a candidate who can take their previous experience working within the hospital laboratory, either as a senior technologist or current Applications Specialist, and effectively impact revenue growth by assisting hospitals with assay validation and proper workflow to ensure accurate results from their diagnostic tests. 


    • Help establish and train customers on the specific assays and tests as well as ensuring full lab validation
    • Liaise with internal employees on addressing client needs
    • Cordially address customer service requests within the appropriate response time (phone/email/in person)
    • Collaborate with several internal departments to develop new growth strategies and best implementation methods 


    • Post Secondary Education – preferably a bachelor’s or master’s degree in molecular biology 
    • Previous experience as a Field Application Specialist in healthcare or medical devices is an asset, and/or experience within a molecular / diagnostic laboratory setting 
    • Knowledge of laboratory workflow and common molecular laboratory techniques
    • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in IVD industry 
    • Strong communication skills, organizational skills, and time management skills
    • Experience within hematology and biochemistry is a strong asset. 

    If you are looking for an opportunity to grow professionally within a company, apply for this position today! Please submit your resume to Brent Dodge, Senior Healthcare Recruitment Consultant by using the “Apply” button.

     Lock Search Group is a National Executive Recruitment firm with a dozen offices in Canada, a staff of more than 50 Consultants and Associates, and expertise in 11 major disciplines. Our mission is to provide exceptional Recruitment and Consulting Services to clients and candidates. We apply our experience and expertise to deliver solutions with a personalized approach that focuses on clients’ needs and candidates’ goals.