Laboratory Corporation of America Cytogenetic Technologist Trainee in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

The Integrated Oncology Division of LabCorp is seeking a Cytogenetic Technologist Trainee to join their team! FISH technologists independently perform laboratory tasks designed to diagnose chromosomal abnormalities from patient specimens which includes:

  • Performing harvesting of cells

  • Probing of slides from reproductive and oncology specimen types

  • Perform analysis of fluorescent slides, which includes imaging

  • Review test requisitions to gather pertinent details for analysis as needed

  • Summarizes test results utilizing ISCN nomenclature

  • Provide significant support activities such as assisting with the evaluation of new protocol or tests, maintaining clinical and internal documentation files, and other duties as assigned.

  • Additional duties as assigned.

About LabCorp®

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (NYSE:LH), an S&P 500 company is a leading life sciences company, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. With a mission to improve health and improve lives, LabCorp delivers world-class diagnostics solutions, brings innovative medicines to patients faster and uses technology to provide better care. With net revenue in excess of $9 billion in 2016, LabCorp's 50,000 employees serve clients in 60 countries.

Requirements

Requires a B.A./B.S. in Biology, Cytogenetics, Clinical Lab Sciences or relatable life science to include completion of 16 credit hours of Biology, 16 credit hours of Chemistry, and 3 credit hours of math.

Shift

2

Schedule

2nd Shift Wednesday-Saturday 2:00pm - 12:30am.

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.