Are you interested in building your career in cytology by bringing your skills to one of Chicago's premier medical facilities? Tired of your current role and looking to work for an employer that values its employees like no other? Lighthouse Lab Services is representing an elite health system near Wheaton, IL which is searching for the newest member of its cytology department on the day shift.
As a cytotechnologist, you will be responsible for microscopic examination of gynecologic and non-gynecologic slides for infectious, pre-malignant and malignant disease processes. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to monitor and ensure the performance of laboratory testing and quality control. Other specific job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
-Perform high-complexity tests
-Determine normal and abnormal components gynecologic and non-gynecologic test slides.
-Ensure operations of analyzers and other laboratory equipment by calibrating, completing preventative maintenance requirements, following manufacturer's instructions, troubleshooting malfunctions, calling for repairs, maintaining equipment inventories, and evaluating new equipment and techniques.
-Prepare reports of technological findings by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information.
-Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, participating in professional societies.
Basic Preferred Profile:
-BS in clinical laboratory science, cytology, or related life science
-Cytotechnologist Certification: (CT)ASCP or equivalent
-Previous experience / certification in liquid-based cytology required
-Previous experience with ThinPrep Autoprocessor considered a plus
-3+ years of experience required
Salary and Benefits:
-Health, Vision, Dental
-Retirement plus company match
-PTO and sick leave
-10k sign-on bonus
At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 15 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 email@example.com for assistance.
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