Laboratory Corporation of America Techno Trainee 2nd Shift - Houston TX in Houston, Texas

Technologist Trainee -- Houston, TX 77040 - - Microbiology Department

Performs tests and analyses in an entry level capacity according to established testing procedures in designated technical department. Gains knowledge of department procedures and operations.

This 2nd shift position will have the hours of Tuesday - Saturday, 6:00pm -- 2:30am.

The functions of the Technologist Trainee position will include, but will not be limited to the following:

  • Evaluate and test microbilogical specimens according to established procedures

  • Additional duties as assigned by Supervisor or Team Lead

  • The ideal candidate will be able to function in a high volume regional laboratory

  • Ova & Parasite experience preferred

  • Complying with LabCorp and regulatory agency policies and procedures

  • Be able to perform all STAT testing in all areas of the Lab.

  • Ability to multitask with minimal onsite supervision including performance of required QC and proficiency testing

  • Working closely with other departments in the laboratory

  • Able to handle change and a flexible schedule

  • Team player

  • Equipment maintenance

  • Review inventory used and other quality activites as required


License/Certification/Education: Must have a BA/BS degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology, or other related science (or 24 credits in Chemistry/Biology constituting a biological science major) as required by CLIA.




Tuesday - Saturday 6:00pm - 2:30am

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.