Laboratory Corporation of America Clinical Lab Quality Analyst in Burlington, North Carolina

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (NYSE:LH), an S&P 500 company is a leading life sciences company, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. With a mission to improve health and improve lives, LabCorp delivers world-class diagnostics solutions, brings innovative medicines to patients faster and uses technology to provide better care. With net revenue in excess of $9 billion in 2016, LabCorp's 50,000 employees serve clients in 60 countries.

LabCorp is seeking a Quality Analyst to join our Toxicology department. The Toxicology Department at the Center for Esoteric Testing in Burlington, NC is a part of our specialty testing group. It's composed of four separate sections: Biological Monitoring, Therapeutic Drug monitoring, Megaloblastic Anemia Profile, Pain Management/Treatment Center Drug Screens, and Mass Spectrometry/Esoteric Testing.

This position will be responsible coordinating the efforts of the regional staff to maintain LabCorp's quality assurance program at all testing departments.


  • Leads quality and regulatory strategy; oversees the creation, execution, and maintenance of the quality management system policies and procedures; and manages the day-to-day activities of the quality department.

  • Coordinates and tracks external and internal proficiency testing

  • Conducts inspections

  • Tracks and documents various reports and provides documentation to Division.

  • Keeps abreast of new or revised applicable international, national, state, and local requirements for licensing, certifying, and accrediting agencies. Communicates information clearly, succinctly, and in a timely manner throughout the facility.

  • Assists with identifying, remediating, and documenting quality issues per established protocols.

  • Oversees the internal audit program and participates as an auditor.

  • Responsible for review of findings, responses to external auditing agencies, and evaluation of the effectiveness of corrective actions.

  • Prepares monthly reports for senior operations leadership for management reviews.

  • Other duties as assigned by management



  • Must have a BA/BS degree preferably in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology, or other related science.

  • 2-5 years of clinical laboratory experience

  • Clinical quality management experience highly desired

  • Strong knowledge of CAP, NYS, CLIA and ISO 15189 standards preferred

  • Strong knowledge of root cause analysis and risk assessment process

  • Experience as an internal or external auditor

  • Proven experience as a meeting facilitator

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Ability to manage multiple projects independently or as part of a team

  • Must possess excellent verbal/written communication and presentation skills




Monday-Friday 9:00AM-6:00PM

As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.