Laboratory Corporation of America Technologist / Microbiologist - Microbiology in Birmingham, Alabama

LabCorp (NYSE: LH), an S&P 500 company, is a leading global life sciences company that is deeply integrated in guiding patient care, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. With a mission to improve health and improve lives, LabCorp delivers world-class diagnostic solutions, brings innovative medicines to patients faster and uses technology to improve the delivery of care. LabCorp reported net revenues of over $10 billion in 2017.

Responsibilities include:

  • Performs microbiology tests and analyses according to established procedures in designated technical department.

  • Responsible for patient specimens from receipt in the lab, through preparation and processing, and ultimately through data analysis and result interpretation

  • Perform sample testing analysis, proficiency testing analysis, quality control assessment, sample integrity assessment, and final review for reporting tests results

  • Using both automated and manual analytical methods to perform daily job duties

  • Troubleshoot issues and complete corrective action to ensure all laboratory operations are at acceptable levels

  • Sample sorting racking and retrieving, both electronically and manually

  • Identify and replenish testing bench supplies as necessary

  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment

Requirements

License/Certification/Education:

Medical Technologist (MT), Clinical Lab Scientist (CLS), or Bachelor's Degree with 1-3 years of experience with microbiology culture.

This position requires performing and reporting bacteriology cultures as well as mycobacteriology, mycology, virology, and parasitology. This position requires working rotating holidays.

Shift

3

Schedule

Mon, Tues, Sat, Sun; 10:30pm-8:30am

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.