Position available for a full-time molecular laboratory technologist. Ideal candidate would possess ASCP Certification OR be a recent graduate who is ready to obtain ASCP Certification. Position is permanent and benefits eligible.
Responsibilities and Requirements:
Become proficient in DNA based laboratory techniques including real-time PCR assays and sequencing.
Handle a pipette proficiently.
Process large volume of samples in laboratory procedures.
Follow laboratory procedures for specimen handling and processing, test analyses, and results reporting
Attention to detail.
Adhere to laboratory quality control policies, document all applicable quality control activities, and perform instrument procedural calibrations and maintenance as required.
Identify, troubleshoot, and document all problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results.
Associates degree with ASCP certification or Bachelor degree in biological science.
ASCP certification in Molecular Biology (MB), Cytogenetics (CG), Medical Technologist (MT), or Medical Laboratory Technologist (MLT) is required, or must be obtained within 90 days of hire.
1-2 years’ experience in clinical laboratory setting with experience with CLIA/CAP a plus.
Knowledge of DNA procedures from sample prep through analysis.
Understanding of QC and QA within a clinical laboratory setting.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Word and Excel) and ability to learn new software systems for daily laboratory procedures.
Ability to work as a team and multi-task.
Internal Number: GL Tech
About Capstone Diagnostics
Capstone Diagnostics is an independent, state of the art laboratory in Atlanta, Georgia. We provide both full service urine drug testing and leading edge genetic testing using the most current and expanding technologies. We partner with healthcare providers to provide insights that optimize their ability to provide the most effective prescriptive path which paves the way for enlightened customized healthcare.