Laboratory Corporation of America Cytogenetics Technologist Trainee-PAML in Spokane, Washington
The Integrated Genetics division of LabCorp has an exciting opportunity for a Cytogenetics Technologist in Spokane, WA. We are a fast paced diagnostic testing facility performing chromosome analysis specializing in oncology. This position will include various wet lab procedures, troubleshooting, quality control, and chromosome analysis utilizing a microscope and imaging system. We provide on the job training in all our processes for qualified candidates.
The schedule for this position will be Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m overtime and rotating weekends as required
Performs laboratory procedures in an entry-level capacity in accordance with standard procedures. Assists in preparation of diagnostic reports by Director or Pathologist. Gains knowledge of department operations and procedures. Works under direct supervision and with more experienced Cytogenetic Technologists.
B.S. in Biology, Chemistry, or related Life Science discipline and meeting all certification requirements
1 year laboratory experience preferred, oncology experience highly preferred
Ability to work a flexible schedule and will include some weekend shifts and overtime based on current volumes and TAT
Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills
Strong computer skills and working knowledge of programs such as Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel
Attention to detail and ability to follow established protocols
Eagerness to learn and self-motivated
Sunday - Wednesday 6:00 am to 4:30 pm overtime and additional days or hours as required
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.