Laboratory Corporation of America Technologist - Microbiology in Dublin, Ohio
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LabCorp (NYSE: LH), an S&P 500 company, is a leading global life sciences company that is deeply integrated in guiding patient care, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. With a mission to improve health and improve lives, LabCorp delivers world-class diagnostic solutions, brings innovative medicines to patients faster and uses technology to improve the delivery of care. LabCorp reported net revenues of over $10 billion in 2017.
The North Central Division of LabCorp Diagnostics services patients and clients throughout a 9 state region, providing over 4,700 comprehensive diagnostic testing options. Come grow with us!
Technologist/Technician Microbiology job duties:
Performs routine and complex technical procedures and functions according to departmental Standard Operating Procedures.
Monitors, operates and troubleshoots instrumentation such as but not limited to Vitek 2, Vitek Mass Spectrometers, Microscan, Euroimmune workstation, Cepheid, BacT alert.
Demonstrates the ability to make technical decisions regarding testing and problem solving.
Able to resolve technical, computer, and customer service problems within the Microbiology department.
Must be flexible with time and adaptable to change.
Ability to deliver quality patient care while maintaining efficiency.
Strong organization skills are required.
Performs preventive maintenance and quality control with appropriate documentation and communication.
Assists in processing of specimens when needed.
Required to complete at least twelve hours of medical/technical continuing education annually.
Demonstrates the initiative and ability to provide feedback that is useful and assists in individual improvement.
Assists with the Medical Laboratory Science students on rotation in the department.
Promotes a cohesive and positive work environment and identifies resolutions to improve moral.
Demonstrates the ability to communicate respectfully with coworkers, staff, customer service and clients.
Maintains a safe environment. Wears appropriate personal protective equipment as designated by lab area
License/Certification/Education: Must have a BA/BS degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology, or other related science or all required city/state/licenses or permits to qualify as a Technologist plus 1 year of clinical lab experience .
Thursday-Sunday, 7:00am to 5:30pm
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.