CLINICAL GENOMICS LABORATORY GENETIC COUNSELOR
A full-time position is available for a genetic counselor with a background in genomics and diagnostic testing in the growing Tumor Genomics Program at Bio-Reference Laboratories. The Tumor Genomics Program is a CAP/CLIA-certified diagnostics laboratory providing Next Generation Sequencing diagnostic testing to our clinicians. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with experience working in or with a diagnostic lab. The position requires knowledge and skills related to interpreting and reporting data from high complexity genomic techniques including next generation sequencing and arrays. The primary role will be to support the clinical testing service of the tumor profiling laboratory in working with the team of molecular pathologists, laboratory directors and genetic counselors. This will include: reviewing patient medical history prior to testing, performing review of genomic data, helping maintain the active knowledgebase for variant interpretation and reporting, and providing follow-up to physicians surrounding test results. Positive attributes include excellent organizational skills, a strong interest in learning, the ability to multi-task, and an ability to work independently.