American Esoteric Laboratories (AEL), a Sonic Healthcare Company, is a community-based leader in laboratory medicine dedicated to provide quality care, innovative solutions, and personal service. AEL has serviced the medical community for more than 50 years with a strong community presence throughout the Mid-South encompassing Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee. AEL has a far-reaching infrastructure including a 154-vehicle fleet tracking over 3,500 stops a day. AEL is embedded within the communities servicing several Patient Service Centers (PSCs).
AEL is the largest independent laboratory network in Tennessee and the Mid-South offering a broad spectrum of clinical laboratory services dedicated to provide accurate and diagnostically meaningful results. AEL has an extensive test menu including hematology, clinical chemistry, coagulation studies, toxicology, cytology, histology, and comprehensive microbiology services. AEL is committed to delivering personalized customer service to support clients.
American Esoteric Laboratories Inc, (AEL), is currently seeking a highly motivated individual to join our team as a Cytotechnologist.
Performs pre-and final evaluation of cytological specimens using microscope and clinical standards to correlate test results and assess the need for additional testing and/or referral to pathologist to assure accurate diagnosis. Under the general direction of Pathology Section Supervisor, responsible for 1 shift, 8 hours/day, 5 days/week. Incumbents are subject to overtime and call back as required.
BS degree from an accredited college or university and completion of an AMA approved program of cytotechnology.
One year of experience as a cytotechnologist.
Licensure, Registration, Certification:
American Society for Clinical Pathologists certification or eligible CT (ASCP).
Work requires the physical demands of standing, bending, lifting, stooping or performing other work requiring light physical exertion (up to 30 pounds) on an occasional basis (up to 15% of time) and frequent walking; or moderate physical exertion (up to 50 pounds) on an intermittent basis (not a routine part of the job).
Work involves frequent exposure to unpleasant working conditions or undesirable elements, may involve exposure to a variety of elements which are potentially hazardous or harmful which require exercise of well defined precautions for protection from injury or illness.
American Esoteric Laboratories (AEL) is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).