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Cytogenetic Technologist

San Antonio, TX

Category: Clinical Laboratory Scientists | Employment Type: Full-Time

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  • BA or BS in Biology or related field
  • ASCP certification in cytogenetics
  • 2+ Years experience in chromosome analysis
Job Summary:
  • Perform accurate cytogenetic analysis of metaphase cells with automated imaging system.
  • Exercise sound judgment when reviewing previous cytogenetic results and correlating them with current findings to detect clinical status change from previous results.
  • Distinguish between normal and abnormal case results
  • Follow lab procedures on specimen processing and handling, testing, analyzing, reporting
  • Maintain complete and accurate records of all testing performed on-site
  • In-depth knowledge of laboratory techniques, scientific principles, quality control documentation and equipment maintenance.
  • Identify problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results
  • Adhere to established turn-around-times while maintaining highest quality of test results.
  • Adhere to all established laboratory safety requirements.
  • Follow all company policies and maintains a business-like, professional attitude.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned
  • Independently perform laboratory tasks
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Customer service
  • Critical thinking
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements
  • Organizational skills
  • Clerical skills
  • Computer skills
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Vacation
  • Retirement matching plan
  • Health benefits