MPLN offers employment opportunities in diagnostics (molecular, cytogenetics, flow cytometry, anatomic pathology) research and clinical trials, business development, sales, marketing, client services and operations. Located in the foothills of the beautiful Great Smoky Mountains, the laboratory is 20 minutes from Knoxville, Tennessee and offers a flexible benefit package that includes a 401k plan, medical, dental, vision and life insurance, as well as short and long term disability options.
Molecular Pathology Laboratory Network
250 E Broadway
Maryville, TN 37804
Molecular Pathology Laboratory Network, Inc. (MPLN) is an independent, high complexity molecular diagnostics laboratory located in Maryville, TN. A full-time Medical Technologist position is available immediately in MPLN’s molecular diagnostics department. This is a dayshift position involving Monday to Friday work and occasional Saturday morning work as needed. Responsibilities include performing a range of molecular diagnostic techniques and cross-training within other departments to learn methodologies such as flow cytometry and fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH).
Candidates must have a BS/BA in medical technology or a relevant biological field. A Tennessee State license and certification as a MT (ASCP), MLS (ASCP), or MB (ASCP) is required. The position is suitable for candidates with general laboratory experience and clinical DNA- or RNA-based testing.
The ideal candidate will have at least one year of experience performing high complexity DNA- or RNA-based testing in a clinical, industrial or research setting, and will have been closely involved in monitoring and recording Quality Assurance and Quality Control data associated with their lab testing responsibilities. The ideal candidate will be interested in learning new laboratory skills, while working in a team environment. An inter-departmental rotation will be required so the ideal candidate will demonstrate versatility and flexibility. MPLN values a diverse and collaborative workforce and strives to provide a satisfying and stimulating work environment. We offer a compensation and benefits package that includes a competitive salary; medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance; and a 401(k) retirement plan.
Job Type: Full-time