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Molecular Technologist
  • Location: Southern Pines, NC
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #14422

Why not…play where you live, live where you work, work where you play.

“Nestled in the [North Carolina] Sandhills and within easy driving distance of Charlotte, Fayetteville, and the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill triangle”… lies Southern Pines. “Visitors from all over the region and beyond come to Southern Pines for…locally-owned boutique shopping, unique dining options, splendid historical sites, and exciting outdoor activities – including equestrian sports, biking, and world-class golfing”.1  All that, AND an amazing opportunity to be part of an up-and-coming lab.

Lighthouse Lab Services is looking for a Molecular Technologist for a Molecular, clinical laboratory in Southern Pines, NC. The Molecular Technologist provides routine and specialized clinical laboratory testing in accordance will with procedures, standards, and compliance in a timely manner. They should be able to perform duties independently with minimum supervision.

Key responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Follow the laboratory’s procedures for specimen handling and processing, test analyses, reporting, and maintaining records of patient results.
  • Maintain records which demonstrate that proficiency testing samples are tested in the same manner as patient specimens.
  • Adhere to the laboratory’s Quality Control policies and documenting all Quality Control activities, instrument and procedural calibrations, and instrument maintenance.
  • Follow the laboratory’s policies, including taking and documenting corrective actions, whenever test systems are not within the laboratory’s established acceptable levels of performance.
  • Ability to identify problems that may adversely affect test performance or test result reporting and correcting the problem or notifying the appropriate supervisor.
  • Document all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the laboratory’s established performance specifications.
  • Other requirements as assigned by Lab Manager/General Supervisor, Lab Director/Technical Supervisor, and Chief Operations Officer.


Minimum Preferred Profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in lab science.
  • Previous experience with performing PCR-based testing preferred
  • ASCP or similar advanced certification preferred.
  • Exceptional communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with Quant Studio 5 preferred.
  • Covid-19 Testing experience a plus.

Salary, Schedule, Benefits:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Life, Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • 401K
  • Paid PTO
  • 1st shift

About Us: At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 18 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

#LK Job ID #14422

1 https://www.southernpines.net/122/Living-Here

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