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.
Perform patient tests and analyses following established procedures in Microbiology
Read cultures on assigned benches and perform biochemical testing
Set up isolation, identification and susceptibility testing on potential pathogens
Document results on worksheets and release completed work through the LIS
Read and report gram stains to assist in the diagnosis of the disease
Using both automated and manual analytical methods to perform testing
Troubleshoot issues and complete corrective action as needed
Maintain a clean and safe work environment
Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or a Life Science
Previous experience in a Clinical Microbiology Laboratory is preferred
Understanding of laboratory operations as well as policies and procedures
Working knowledge of pathogenic bacteria from a variety of body sites
Familiarity with ID and susceptibility test systems such as Maldi-TOF, Vitek and Microscan
ASCP Certification is a plus
Basic computer skills; experience with an LIS is a plus
Strong communication skills; both written and verbal
Ability to handle the physical requirements of the position
Learn more about our amazing opportunities and apply online at: www.jobs.labcorp.com and reference job ID: 18-77498
LabCorp is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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, and veteran or disability status.
LabCorp (NYSE: LH), an S&P 500 company, is a leading global life sciences company that is deeply integrated in guiding patient care, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. With a mission to improve health and improve lives, LabCorp delivers world-class diagnostic solutions, brings innovative medicines to patients faster and uses technology to improve the delivery of care.