Laboratory Corporation of America Cytogenetic Technologist in Houston, Texas
The Integrated Genetics Division is seeking a Cytogenetics Technologist to join their Cytogenetics department in the areas of Prenatal Chromosomes and Microarrayteam in Houston, TX! This position will be responsible for performing all routine and special Cytogenetics procedures, microscopic analysis, and maintaining quality control.
The schedule for this position will be Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm.
Analysis of chromosomes, which includes imaging and karyotyping of cytogenetic specimens
Review test requisitions to gather pertinent details for analysis
Summarizes test results utilizing ISCN nomenclature
Distinguish between normal and abnormal test results
Performing routine preventative maintenance on equipment
Perform and evaluate troubleshooting, document all corrective actions as needed
Comply with company policies and procedures
Bachelors in Biology or other Life Science
ASCP certification in Cytogenetics (CG) preferred
Minimum 1-3 years of relevant experience
Great communications skills
Thrives on the opportunity to excel
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.