Cytogenetics Technologist

Cytogenetics Technologist


Job ID: 20-14276
Type: Regular Full-Time
Holladay Park campus


Every day, our patients rely on accurate lab tests for results that will help pinpoint their health concerns or assure them that everything is okay. As a CytogeneticsTechnologist, you may not spend long periods of time with patients, but you play a key role in making their lives better. Are you ready to make a difference and build your future with Legacy?

Legacy Health, the largest nonprofit, community-owned health system serving the Portland-Vancouver area and the mid-Willamette Valley, seeks to improve our community by helping people live healthier and better lives. To support good health, Legacy provides a range of services not found in any other single system: multiple hospitals, a children’s hospital, primary and urgent care, and complete medical specialties. We partner with many groups to build a healthier community for all. Plus, we value diversity and innovation as we look for ways to improve health care and create a legacy of health for all.

Legacy Laboratory Services is an independent reference laboratory offering extensive medical testing services in the region and connectivity solutions for both laboratory information systems and electronic medical records.

Preferred applicants will have experience in FISH microscopy of FFPE specimens.


Conducts routine and complex laboratory tests within the cytogenetic laboratory including tissue culture, karyotyping, harvesting, staining and microscopy. Supports clients as they access laboratory services.



BS degree from a recognized college or university and certification as Clinical Laboratory Specialist in Cytogenetics (NCA).


Follows guidelines set forth in Legacy’s Values in Action.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled


Legacy Health
Salary Range
$30,000.00 - 53,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Portland, OR 97209, US