Labcorp Technologist - Allergy (2nd shift) in Burlington, North Carolina
Are you looking to make a difference in the world of Allergy diagnostic testing? Are you a new science graduate looking to gain experience in a growing lab environment? LabCorp is seeking an enthusiastic Technologist candidate to join our Allergy lab team in Burlington, NC!
The Allergy Department at LabCorp's Center for Esoteric testing is one of the leading allergy testing laboratories in the United States. Assays performed in the in our department utilize a variety of scientific techniques including non-automated and automated procedures. Open to entry level and senior level technologist candidates.
Prepare specimens for analysis; evaluate specimens and test orders; determine priority of work and batches to maintain acceptable turn-around-time; recognize unacceptable and unusual specimens and handle appropriately.
Perform testing on biological samples, quality control samples and proficiency samples making measurements and calculations.
Evaluate raw and final data for accuracy; recognize and correct errors and unusual results; interpret results to produce a final report.
Maintain, calibrate, and clean instrumentation; perform scheduled and as needed maintenance and critical function checks recognizing significant changes in instrument function; trouble shoot as indicated.
Perform required QC/QA duties including: following quality control rules; monitor controls for error detection and take corrective action; maintain laboratory records, maintenance logs, quality control charts, reagent and standard logs, and worksheets.
Perform SRS and reference accept functions as required.
Other duties as assigned by management.
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 at the Technologist Trainee level
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!
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.