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



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.