Cytogenetics Technologist

Adecco Medical & Science has a Cytogenetics Lab Technologist III (FT, 40 hours per week) in Gaithersburg, MD.  This is a minimum 3-6 month+ contract starting immediately.  


Responsibilities include:
 

  • Adheres to standard operating procedures for tissue culture and FISH testing
  • Adheres to quality control policies; documents all quality control activities, instrument calibration and maintenance, and reagent preparation and testing
  • Receive supplies and maintain reagent/supply inventory
  • Monitor confluency of flask cultures for DNA extraction, sub-culturing and other purposes
  • Assess and dissect prenatal and postnatal specimens and prepare backup cultures
  • FISH probe design, testing, and analysis
  • Assist in preparing the laboratory for internal and external inspections, writing SOPs and validations, developing strategies for process improvement
  • Train staff and fellows on tissue culture and FISH procedures
  • Other related duties as assigned
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    Minimum qualifications:

  • BS or MS degree in chemical, physical, or biological science
  • College course credits must include (16) credits of Biology, (16) credits of Chemistry, and (3) credits of Math
  • 3+ years of relevant clinical cytogenetics laboratory experience and CG(ASCP) Certification preferred
  • Proven attention to detail, accuracy, and deadlines
  • Ability to work well in a team-oriented environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
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    Click on “Apply Now” to be considered for this Cytogenetics Lab Technologist role in Gaithersburg, MD. 



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