Are you an experienced Medical Lab Professional? Are you looking to embark on a new challenge in your career, or start your career in Medical Lab Science? If so, LabCorp wants to speak with you about exciting opportunities to join our team as a Technician in Birmingham, AL. In this position you will work in a fast paced, customer focused, and challenging environment, and will be a part of our overall mission at LabCorp: "Improving Health, Improving Lives".
The work schedule for this position will be Wednesday- Saturday, 4:00am- 2:30pm.
+ Determine the acceptability of specimens for testing according to established criteria
+ Perform routine and complex technical procedures and functions according to departmental Standard Operating Procedures
+ Monitor, operate and troubleshoot instrumentation to ensure proper functionality
+ Demonstrate the ability to make technical decisions regarding testing and problem solving.
+ Prepare, test and evaluate new reagents or controls
+ Report accurate and timely test results in order to deliver quality patient care
+ Perform and document preventive maintenance and quality control procedures
+ Identify and replenish testing bench supplies as necessary
+ Assist with processing of specimens when needed
+ Maintain a safe work environment and wear appropriate personal protective equipment
+ Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology or a related science (or 24 credits in Chemistry/Biology constituting a biological science major) as required by CLIA
+ Minimum 1 year of clinical laboratory testing experience is required for Technologist level
+ Previous experience is not required at the Technologist Trainee level
+ ASCP or AMT certification is preferred
+ Ability to work independently and within a team environment
+ Proficient with computers; Familiarity with laboratory information systems are a plus
+ High level of attention detail along with strong communication and organizational skills
+ 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!_**
Wednesday- Saturday, (4:00am- 2:30pm)
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.