Laboratory Corporation of America FISH/Cytogenetics Technologist in Shelton, Connecticut
Performs all routine and special Cytogenetics procedures, microscopic analysis and maintains quality control. With minimum supervision, Cytogenetic technologist participates in trouble shooting, updating accessioning, current methods and training of junior personnel when cleared by Supervisor.
Tissue culture procedures
Automated imaging and karyotyping procedures
Reagent preparation-ensures proper reagent preparation and reagent labeling.
Performs and evaluates trouble shooting procedures independently or by instruction.
Documents all corrective actions as needed.
Documents daily performance criteria of reagents and equipment.
Evaluates acceptability of results with signatory review.
Evaluation of modifications for improvement of current methods.
Assists in the validation of new test methods/instrumentation/reagents.
Participates in training junior personnel.
Good communication skills
Thrives on the opportunity to excel
Normally BS or BA in a biological science
CG (ASCP) certification preferred but not required.
Tuesday - Saturday; 10:00 AM -6:30 PM
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.