Lighthouse Lab Services has partnered with a start up independent reference laboratory in the early stages of building their laboratory. This is a second shift M-F (1pm-6/7pm) opportunity located in Atlanta, GA. This position will initially be part-time with the potential to grow into full-time as the lab becomes more established. This laboratory will be running COVID samples at first, and post-COVID the laboratory will transition to a CORE lab (chemistry, hematology, serology, etc.). At the beginning, this lab will be utilizing the Roche LightCycler 480 system, so experience with that instrument is a plus.
Candidates with flexibility in their shift scheduling are encouraged to apply.

The Role You'll Play:

  • RNA Extraction, cDNA Prep, qRT-PCR
  • Maintain QC records for testing integrity
  • Adhere to all laboratory SOPs and quality-control procedures
  • Capable of identifying problems that may adversely affect test performance
  • Document corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from performance spec's


  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in a Genetics, Biology, Clinical Lab Science or related

  • ASCP certification

  • 1+ years of previous real-time PCR experience

Salary and Benefits:

  • $25-32/hour commensurate with experience

  • No benefits yet, but working on getting that set up once the lab becomes more established.

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.

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