Skip to Main Content

Search by Location

Job Matching Already Registered?

Cytogenetics Technologist Trainee / Technologist (1st Shift)

Location Research Triangle Park, North Carolina Job ID 19-75225 Date posted 01/08/2019

The Integrated Genetics Division is seeking a Cytogenetics Technologist Trainee or Technologist to join their Cytogenetics team! Assays performed in the Cytogenetics Department utilize a variety of scientific techniques, including specimen culturing, slide preparation, and chromosome analysis.

Participate in LabCorp's in-house training program for the field of Cytogenetics. Receive in depth training and preparation for the ASCP board examination and certification. Training program is a two year commitment and requires signing a training reimbursement agreement. 

This position will have second shift hours from Wednesday - Saturday, 1:00pm-11:30pm (4/10 schedule).

Responsibilities:

  • Performing culture initiation, harvesting of cells, staining slides from amniotic fluid, peripheral blood, CVS and POC specimens
  • Analysis of chromosomes, which may include imaging and karyotyping of cytogenetic specimens, and running of the automated metaphase finder
  • Review test requisitions to gather pertinent details for analysis as needed and summarizes test results utilizing ISCN nomenclature
  • Performing QA/QC duties in the lab
  • Performing routine preventative maintenance on lab equipment

Requirements

  • B.A./B.S. in Biology or relatable life science
  • 1 year of clinical OR research lab experience preferred, but not required at Technologist Trainee level
  • 1 year of clinical experience required at Technologist level
  • Cytogenetic experience is preferred, but not required

Shift

1

Schedule

1st Shift (M-F 8am-430pm)

Join Our Talent Community

Interested In:Search for a category and select one from the list of suggestions. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.

  • Cytogenetics, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United StatesRemove
  • Laboratory Technician, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United StatesRemove
  • Specimen Processor, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United StatesRemove
  • Cytotechnologist, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United StatesRemove

Explore More