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Cytogenetic Technologist
  • Location: Nashville, TN
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #15296

Work for a premier independent reference laboratory that serves the greater Nashville, Tennessee area as well as a number of satellite locations with a wide array of laboratory testing services. This rapidly growing, high-volume company really appreciates its employees and offers them the career opportunities of a much larger company but still maintains that home-like and down-to-earth feel.

Our client is looking for a licensed Medical Technologist (MT) or Clinical Laboratory Specialist in Cytogenetics (CG) who will be responsible for day to day specimen processing, analysis and results reporting. The person in this position performs the standard duties of a Laboratory Technologist with assistance from Lab Technologist II and Lead Technologist.


-Receive and process specimens according to department protocols.

-Assists the Supervisor, Manager and Director with administrative functions such as ordering supplies and maintaining inventory.

-Produces, interprets and reports accurate and precise test results.

-Identify and correct problems that may adversely affect test performance or result reporting of patient samples.

-Communicates pertinent section information/issues to supervisor, manager or other appropriate individual.

-Performs instrument maintenance and method troubleshooting.

-Validates new methods.

-Handles CAP surveys.

-Assists in documentation and maintaining effective department QA/QC programs and monitors.

-Must perform within the productivity expectations as set forth by current departmental guidelines.

-Exercise all laboratory safety precautions and adhere to lab procedures as stated in procedure manuals.

-Perform all job responsibilities in alignment with the industry’s best security practices and regulatory guidelines to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of protected health information and other sensitive company data.

-Must be familiar with and abide by the Corporate Compliance Program and all Corporate Policies, including the Privacy and Security policies.

-Addresses Client Concerns.

-Mon-Fri, 9:00am-5:30pm, 1st Shift


-Bachelor’s Degree

-Maintains appropriate continuing education for certification and licensure.


-One year job-related experience preferred.

-Computer proficiency preferred.

About Us:
At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 16 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 recruiting@lighthouselabservices.com for assistance.

Lighthouse Lab Services | 800-838-0602 | lighthouselabservices.com

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