Lighthouse Lab Services and Elite Diagnostics have joined forces to become the country’s premier laboratory management, recruiting and consulting firm! With decades of laboratory start-up and operational experience, we are proud of our incredible team of scientists, consultants, and industry experts. With a rewarding atmosphere built on teamwork, recognition, and growth, we love working together to provide innovative solutions and extraordinary client service. We are looking for an Infectious Disease Molecular Technologist to join our growing team in Charlotte, North Carolina, so if you’re up for a challenge, please apply below.

Ideally located between the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains and Smoky Mountains and the sandy beaches of the North Carolina coast, this location offers the best of all seasons. If this sounds like something for you so far, keep reading for more details.


Shifts Available:

  • Monday – Friday, Days-shift (either 8am-4pm or 9am-5pm)
  • Sunday – Thursday, Evening-shift (12pm-8pm)



  • High-complexity COVID-19 testing
  • Accessioning and receiving patient specimens
  • Instrument troubleshooting using QuantStudio


Preferred Profile

  • Knowledge of troubleshooting and problem-solving procedures
  • At least 3+ years’ experience in a clinical laboratory environment highly preferred (as you may be asked to serve as the only person in the lab)
  • Experience in biological sample preparation preferred
  • 1-2+ years of Molecular or infectious disease testing experience preferred
  • Training will be provided, but experience with BioLis analyzer, CBC instrument, Quant Studio 6 and/or Quant Studio 7 is a plus


Salary and Benefits

  • $55-65K/year
  • Health
  • Vision/ Dental offered 
  • Paid time off for personal and sick time
  • Paid Holidays


Equal Opportunity

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 recruiting@lighthouselabservices.com for assistance.

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


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