Laboratory Corporation of America Technologist or Medical Laboratory Technologist - Phoenix, AZ in Phoenix, Arizona
Are you looking to embark on a new challenge in your career, or start your career in Medical Lab Science? If so, the Flow Cytometry Department of LabCorp wants to speak with you about exciting opportunities to join our team as a Technologist or Medical Laboratory Technologist in Phoenix, AZ. 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 Flow Cytometry Department at Integrated Oncology performs diagnostic and prognostic testing on various specimen types in a highly productive environment. A comprehensive training program will provide qualified candidates with an enhanced knowledge base of laboratory processes pertaining to flow cytometric oncologic testing. Structured advancement is also available for candidates that meet qualifying milestones.
Integrated Oncology's commitment to scientific leadership provides clients with access to the latest developments in medical diagnostics, supported by industry-leading technical and professional expertise. Our company has a distinctive, long-standing reputation for innovation and quality. Our specialized laboratories are the core of our company, providing high-quality testing services for our clients and their patients. Join our company and help us achieve our mission to improve health and improve lives
The work schedule for this position will be Friday-Monday 6:00am-4:30pm.
Prepares cell suspensions and performs cell counts on all specimens designated for immunophenotyping.
Stains aliquots of cell suspensions with designated panels of fluorescent antibodies for immunophenotyping.
Operates flow cytometer instruments and acquires the data necessary for all immunophenotyping tests provided by the Flow Cytometry Laboratory.
Stains cell suspensions and acquires data on the flow cyotmeter for analysis.
Analyzes data using approved protocols and software.
Runs daily standard checks for instrument alignment and reagent QC on the flow cytometers.
Maintains stock and reagent solutions.
Validates and tests new reagents.
Able to troubleshoot instruments and solve reagent problems.
Evaluates and documents results on all positive and negative controls of each assay.
Participates in or ensures the documentation of the daily performance criteria of reagents and equipment.
Performs, by instruction or independently, validations for new reagents, procedures or equipment.
Reviews quality control reports generated by Technicians.
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
Maintain a safe work environment and wear appropriate personal protective equipment
Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology or a related science
Minimum 1 year of clinical laboratory testing experience is required for Technologist level
Previous experience is not required if you have a Medical Laboratory Technologist or Clinical Laboratory Scientist Degree and Certification
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!
1st Shift (Friday-Monday 6:00am-4:30pm)
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.