Hear ye, hear ye!  If you're a Cytotechnologist, a clinical laboratory in Shreveport, Louisiana could be interested in hiring thee.  Lighthouse Lab Services is representing a great reference laboratory looking to add to their team.  If your interest has been piqued, keep reading!



– Days: Monday-Friday, 8am – 4:30pm (rotating Saturdays)

– Cytotech may be asked to work 6am – 2:30pm as needed

– *Schedule may vary on occasion


Job Summary:

Responsible for the screening and reporting of negative GYN cytology cases and identifying and referring abnormal GYN cases and all non-GYN cases to the pathologist for review. Also responsible for performing certain quality control/quality assurance activities and maintaining daily work logs. Must maintain necessary licensure in accordance with regulatory guidelines.


Job Responsibilities:

– Ensures that the company philosophy and core values are evident in the service delivered to customers.

– Takes responsibility for seeking and achieving professional growth and continued education.

– Assures compliance with CAP, JCAHO, OSHA, infection control, safety and other regulatory standards, including privacy and security of health information (PHI).

– Demonstrate the ability to evaluate and diagnose pap smears; both liquid based and conventional with accuracy, maintaining a high level of productivity and adhering to defined turnaround time.

– Demonstrate the ability to evaluate and diagnose non-gynecological specimens and submit to a pathologist for a review.

– Demonstrate the ability to mark and refer reactive and abnormal cases to a pathologist for review.

– Demonstrate the ability to mark and refer reactive and abnormal cases to a pathologist for review.

– Demonstrates the ability to evaluate the stain.

– Maintains necessary licensure and provides documentation of such.

– Participates in GYN and NON-GYN continuing educational programs (i.e. proficiency testing.

– Supports the laboratory staff as needed, during busy periods or when shorthanded for special procedures (BM, FNA,Non-Gyn Prep, etc), assisting with coverage for all areas of the laboratory as needed.

– Demonstrates prompt and effective communication with Cytology Supervisor of any foreseen reduction in productivity due to shortages in the laboratory.

– Performs additional duties as requested by supervisor.

– Completes annual competency assessment successfully.


Basic Preferred Profile:

– B.S. Degree or Equivalent From an Accredited School of Cytotechnology 

– 6 Months of Laboratory Experience required

– CT(ASCP) certification is required

– Louisiana State Licensure (LSBME) is required. Client will accept those eligible for licensure who are willing to obtain within 3 months of hire

– Thin Prep Certification highly preferred


Salary and Benefits:

– $22 – $28 per hour (based on experience)

– Health / Vision / Dental insurance

– 401(k) retirement matching

– Life Insurance

– Profit Sharing (after 1 year of qualified employment)

– Paid Leave


– Paid Holidays

– Long-Term Disability


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 recruiting@lighthouselabservices.com for assistance.

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


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