Labcorp Cytogenetics Technologist in Houston, Texas
The Integrated Genetics Division is seeking a Cytogenetics Technologist to join their team in Houston, TX! The position will focus primarily on chromosome analysis. This is a dry site that analyzes routine blood chromosomes utilizing the Applied Spectral Imaging software. This position will not involve in any wet lab bench work, and will only focus on chromosome analysis. Open to hiring new grads or experienced Cytogenetics professionals!
$2500 Sign on Bonus offered for external hires
This position will have first shift hours from 8:00AM --4:30PM, Monday -- Friday.
Please note: Due to CLIA regulatory compliance, this position is required to work onsite in Houston. This is not a remote role.
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
B.A./B.S. in Biology or relatable life science
Minimum 1 year of experience working in a Cytogenetics clinical laboratory required
Open to hiring candidates that just graduated from a Cytogenetics Bachelors program
ASCP certification in Cytogenetics required (or eligibility to obtain ASCP CG certification if a new grad)
5 years of Cytogenetics experience and ASCP certification in Cytogenetics required at a Senior Technologist level
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