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Laboratory Corporation of America Sr Technologist - Molecular in Brentwood, Tennessee

Are you an experienced Medical Lab Professional? Are you looking to looking to embark on a new challenge in your career? If so, LabCorp wants to speak with you about exciting opportunities to join our team as a Senior Technologist in Brentwood, TN. In this position you will work in a fast paced, customer focused, and challenging environment.

The work schedule for this position will be Monday - Friday, 7:00am- 3:30pm

Performs all high-complexity testing in the Department of Molecular Pathology with minimal supervision. Identifies problems in department laboratory and operating systems and institutes appropriate corrective actions. Analyzes test data and quality control documents, and prepares draft reports for Molecular Pathologist Director/Supervisor to review. Actively participates in the department quality programs and adheres to policies and procedures developed for the department.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform complex molecular-based procedures with a high degree of quality and in accordance to established protocols

  • Maintain complete documentation

  • Alert supervisor immediately to any concerns/questions regarding sample and assay quality or integrity

  • Participate in the training and competency assessment of other technologists and senior technologists

  • Ensure that technologists adhere to SOPs when performing all tasks

  • Ensure that all specimens are tested and repeated in a timely and accurate manner

  • Mentor other technologists by demonstrating a strong work ethic, providing constructive criticism, and responding to questions

  • Participate in troubleshooting assay and equipment issues

  • Participate in verification and validation studies for process improvements, new equipment, and new technology transfer

  • Participate in scheduling and workflow management

  • Serve as point person in the supervisor's absence by directing workflow, communicating with lab directors, and reviewing assays

  • Take on additional projects and tasks at the request of the supervisor.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology or a related science

  • Minimum 6 years of clinical laboratory testing with 2 years in a clinical diagnostic laboratory

  • ASCP certification is preferred

  • TN license rquired

  • Demonstrated success in clinical testing technical proficiency and scientific knowledge

  • Advanced knowledge and understanding of specific laboratory and/or department functions

  • Ability to exercise judgement to determine methods and procedures on new assignments

  • Proficient with computers and familiarity with laboratory information systems

  • High level of attention detail along with strong communication and organizational skills

  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment

  • 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!

Shift

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Schedule

Monday to Friday 7:00am-3:30pm

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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