At GENETWORx Laboratory, we improve the health and wellness of lives around the world through dedicated research, experienced scientists, 21-st century technology, and in-depth diagnostics. Healthcare is personal and as such, the future needs to be, too. By intersecting genetic testing with personalized medicine and pharmacogenomics, we’re positioning our patients and empowering physicians with more precise, individualized, effective results.
As a leader in precision COVID-19 testing, GENETWORx provides unparalleled support, results, and clarity during these uncertain times. GENETWORx has armed healthcare providers, employers and universities with rapid and accurate COVID-19 diagnostic and antibody testing which is essential for reopening businesses and communities.
10 hr Shifts / Friday-Monday / 1st 2nd and 3rd
GENETWORx Laboratories located in Glen Allen, VA has become the leader in nationwide COVID-19 testing and will be expanding our testing capacity through the implementation of several mobile laboratories in major cities across the US. We are seeking Medical Technologists with experience in the area of molecular microbiology to perform testing, analysis, and reporting of laboratory test results in our Mobile Lab in Phoenix, AZ. This lab will specifically focus on COVID-19 testing so clinical laboratory experience in molecular infectious disease testing is strongly preferred.
This position is directly under the supervision of the on-site Laboratory Supervisor with remote and on-site support from the Lab Manager in the Molecular Division. The position is responsible for conducting procedures in a high-complexity laboratory environment according to laboratory and lab operations standard operating procedures. The position of Medical Technologist is broad in scope, encompassing a strong background in basic sciences and at least a year of experience in patient-related testing. All test systems in the lab are molecular-based and require a strong attention to detail to perform DNA/RNA extractions and assays with specialized molecular techniques and analysis instrumentation. Key to performance will be efficiency in the daily workflow, proactive approach to training, and demonstration of solid team building and awareness.
Education and Experience:
Work Environment: May work in a variety of laboratory environments at Biosafety Levels I or II. They spend much of their time on their feet, actively working with patient samples on complex equipment.