Laboratory Corporation of America Technologist - Microbiology - 77040 in Houston, Texas

Technologist - Microbiology -- Houston, TX

LabCorp is seeking a Technologist in the Microbiology department of Houston, TX! This 2 nd shift position will have the hours of Tuesday -- Saturday 5:00pm -- 1:30am. The candidate must demonstrate strong communication skills in the areas of the technical lab. They need to know the ins and outs of a lab.

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

  • Responsible for performing CLIA waived and non-waived testing in clinic laboratory setting

  • Complying with LabCorp and regulatory agency policies and procedures

  • Be able to perform all testing in Microbiology. High volume laboratory.

  • Evaluate and test microbiological specimens according to established procedures along with additional duties as assigned by supervisor or team lead.

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

  • Working closely with other departments in the laboratory

  • Prior Technical laboratory experience and MT or MLT strongly preferred

About LabCorp ®

Laboratory Corporation of America® Holdings, an S&P 500 company, is a pioneer in commercializing new diagnostic technologies and the first in its industry to embrace genomic testing. With annual revenues of $5.8 billion in 2013, over 34,000 employees worldwide, and more than 220,000 clients, LabCorp offers more than 4,000 tests ranging from routine blood analyses to reproductive genetics to companion diagnostics. LabCorp furthers its scientific expertise and innovative clinical testing technology through its LabCorp Specialty Testing Group: The Center for Molecular Biology and Pathology, National Genetics Institute, ViroMed Laboratories, Inc, The Center for Esoteric Testing, Litholink Corporation, Integrated Genetics, Integrated Oncology, Dianon Pathology, Monogram Biosciences, Inc, Colorado Coagulation, Cellmark Forensics, MedTox, and Endocrine Sciences. LabCorp conducts clinical trials testing through its LabCorp Clinical Trials division. LabCorp clients include physicians, government agencies, managed care organizations, hospitals, clinical labs, and pharmaceutical companies. To learn more about our organization, visit our website at: www.labcorp.com at http://www.labcorp.com/ .

Requirements

License/Certification/Education: This position requires a Medical Technologist Degree or equivalent and city/state licenses or permits to qualify as a Technologist w/1-3 years experience in a Clinical Laboratory.

Shift

1

Schedule

Tuesday - Saturday 5:00pm - 1:30am

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.