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.
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
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.
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.