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Laboratory Corporation of America Technologist (3rd shift) in Burlington, North Carolina

Are you an experienced Medical Lab Professional? Are you looking to embark on a new challenge in your career, or start your career in Medical Lab Science? If so, LabCorp wants to speak with you about exciting opportunities to join our team as a Technologist in Burlington, NC. In this position you will work in a fast paced, customer focused, and challenging environment, and will be a part of our overall mission at LabCorp: "Improving Health, Improving Lives".

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Determine the acceptability of specimens for testing according to established criteria

  • Perform routine and complex technical procedures and functions according to departmental Standard Operating Procedures

  • Monitor, operate and troubleshoot instrumentation to ensure proper functionality

  • Demonstrate the ability to make technical decisions regarding testing and problem solving.

  • Prepare, test and evaluate new reagents or controls

  • Report accurate and timely test results in order to deliver quality patient care

  • Perform and document preventive maintenance and quality control procedures

  • Identify and replenish testing bench supplies as necessary

  • Assist with processing of specimens when needed

  • Maintain a safe work environment and wear appropriate personal protective equipment

Technologist will be responsible for HLA Class I/ II sample Pre-Prep, various extraction methods, amplification, spotting, probing, developing, phoretix/ result entry, Transplant SBT bench, Primary SBT bench, Illumina technology, PacBio, reading SBT electropherograms, result interpretations, and other lab duties as assigned. This testing is used to aid in screening donors for use in Bone Marrow Transplantation.

Requirements

  • BA/BS degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, or related scientific field

  • 1 year of clinical lab experience required (or preferred at Tech Trainee level)

  • Ability to work independently within a team and strong attention to detail

  • Strong organization skills

  • Must be flexible with time and adaptable to change.

  • Ability to work overtime as business needs

  • Must be able to pass a standardized color vision screen

Shift

3

Schedule

Monday through Friday 10:30 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.

As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

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