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Certifying Scientist, Clinical Toxicology

Battle Creek, MI · Job ID: 9668 · · Industry: Toxicology

Are you interested in taking your toxicology career to the next level by joining a successful and rapidly growing lab in one of the most desirable areas of the country?   Looking for a laboratory that puts company core values above all else?
Lighthouse Lab Services is currently seeking a Certifying Scientist / Toxicologist to join a mid size but growing commercial toxicology testing laboratory near Battle Creek, Michigan.  This role will be responsible for performing analytical drug testing data review and analyses.  The Certifying Scientist will be conducting a secondary review of all confirmation results to ensure the accuracy and integrity of the drug testing process, and subsequently releasing these test reports to physicians or other healthcare professionals. In this position, you will also be responsible for developing methods and ensuring accurate QC for toxicology testing. 

Other job duties include but are not limited to:
  • Reviews drug confirmation data from the laboratory, compares with the initial screening data for accuracy and release the results.
  • Initiates any corrective action in the lab on testing data that has been reviewed and found to be incomplete or inconclusive.
  • Provides detailed customer consultation for physicians and other health care professionals in regards to drug testing methods, drug metabolism and excretion.
  • Interact with other departments such as sales, customer service, and IT
You should apply if you have at least a Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology, Chemistry, Toxicology (or related field) and at least two years of previous clinical experience with LC-MS certifying and releasing, preferably in a high-throughput environment.  This is an excellent opportunity to join a solid business with a great outlook for the future.  Not only do you get to be part of a quickly growing lab, but the compensation and benefits are also very competitive. 
Basic Preferred Profile:
  • Bachelors or greater in Medical technology, chemistry, toxicology, or similar. 
  • 5+ years LC-MS/MS certifying and releasing experience in a high-throughput clinical setting preferred.
Salary and Benefits:
  • Base salary of $55k-$75k based on previous experience
  • Health Plan
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • PTO and holidays


About Us:

At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 14 years of proven success placing job seekers in positions ranging from entry level Medical Technologists to seasoned Laboratory Directors. We recruit nationwide, for permanent and travel positions with clients ranging from small hospitals to large reference laboratories. 

It is the policy of Lighthouse Lab Services to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Lighthouse Lab Services is committed to working and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals of all abilities, including persons with disabilities. If at any time during the application process, you need an accommodation, please contact for assistance.

Lighthouse Lab Services | 800-838-0602 |


Job ID: 9668

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