Labcorp Technologist Trainee/Technologist for Allergy Department in Phoenix, Arizona
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 Trainee/Technologist in Phoenix, AZ. 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".
The Allergy Department at the Center for Esoteric Testing is one of the leading allergy testing laboratories in the United States. Allergy is a significant world-wide health problem that affects millions of people in the United States. Allergic disease or symptoms that may be attributable to allergies account for almost one quarter of all patient visits to the primary care office. Allergic disease affects people of all ages- from the very young to the elderly population. Allergies are frequently misdiagnosed or inadequately treated, addressing symptoms rather than the underlying allergic disorder.
The work schedule for this position will be Saturday, Sunday, Monday 7:00pm-7:30am.
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
Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology or a related science
Minimum 1 year of clinical laboratory testing experience is required for Technologist level
Previous experience is not required at the Technologist Trainee level
ASCP or AMT certification is preferred
Ability to work independently and within a team environment
Proficient with computers; Familiarity with laboratory information systems are a plus
High level of attention detail along with strong communication and organizational skills
Must be able to pass a standardized color vision screen
Flexibility to work overtime or other shifts depending on business needs
If you're looking for a career that offers opportunities for growth, continual development, professional challenge and the chance to make a real difference, apply today!
3rd Shift Baylor (Saturday, Sunday, Monday 7:00pm-7:30am)
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