Varies, Tampa, FL
Support Staffing
Contract Type
Full Time


BayCare Health System currently consists of 14 community-based hospitals, a long-term acute care facility, home health services, outpatient centers and physician offices, all located throughout the Tampa Bay area. We're committed to delivering the highest quality, compassionate care to all those we serve. That's why we attract forward-thinking people who are enthusiastic about the future. And you can be sure we'll give you what you need to succeed - both personally and professionally.


The Cytogenetics Technologist I performs all aspects of cytogenetics processing and analysis including: sample set up, harvesting of samples, dropping and banding of slides for analysis, FISH slide preparation and probing, scanning slides (both FISH and chromosome) and analyzing these cells or nuclei when properly trained and documentation is complete on training. Analysis includes imaging and karyotyping of specimens. May also write case reports in preparation for director-level sign-out. Reviews test requisitions to gather pertinent information for culture set-up and case analysis. Able to distinguish between normal and abnormal test results, troubleshoots and improves lab procedures. Performs lab tasks with oversight from a Cytogenetics Technologist II, or the Laboratory Supervisor when needed. Required certification includes American Society for Clinical Pathology in Cytogenetics (ASCPCG) AND a Florida Clinical Cytogenetics license eligible. Florida license must be obtained within 60 days of hire. Experience requirement: 1 year training program in Clinical Cytogenetics.

Certifications and Licensures
Required | Reference summary for details

Required | Bachelor's | Biological Science
Or | Bachelor's | Related Field

Required | 1 year | Reference summary for details

Specific Skills
Required | Administrative and clerical skills
Required | Customer service skills
Required | Knowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to position
Required | Delegation skills
Required | Work independently
Required | Organizational skills
Required | Interpersonal skills
Required | Written and verbal communication skills
Required | Critical thinking skills
Required | Computer skills appropriate to position


Come be part of our high-energy workplace, and take advantage of our generous benefits, career development opportunities, continuing education programs and internal mobility options. Join us here and you'll always find new reasons to love where you work and who you are.

Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug-Free Workplace.