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Fertility Centers of Illinois Fertility Centers of Illinois: EXPERIENCED Embryologist (River North, Chicago) in Chicago, Illinois

If you would like to make a transformative difference in people’s lives and you are highly skilled and innately compassionate, we would love to learn more about you.

Your Miracle. Our Mission.

Fertility Centers of Illinois (FCI) is the fastest growing practice in the Chicago area dedicated to providing comprehensive fertility services. We are amongst the largest providers of fertility services in the United States.

Our growth has been the result of a supportive and personalized approach to fertility care.

We are currently hiring for a full-time, experienced embryologist for our River North IVF laboratory.

We are located at 900 North Kingsbury in the River North neighborhood in Chicago.

The laboratory is a state of the art, cutting edge, facility offering a full service IVF program including oocyte donation, and fertility preservation. FCI IVF River North performs 2000 retrievals and 1000 frozen transfers per year.

In the clinic and lab, FCI provides a family-like environment. Dr. Juergen Liebermann, Lab Director, provides the opportunity to work/learn with the best in the industry.

Dr. Juergen Liebermann's is certified as a High-complexity Clinical Laboratory Director through the American Board of Bioanalysis and has been working in the field of IVF since 1995. In his role as Director of the Embryology Laboratory, he works with eggs, semen and embryos performing various procedures such as in vitro fertilization, egg vitrification, semen analysis, embryo selection for treatment, intracytoplasmic sperm injection and preimplantation diagnostic and screening of human embryos.

The full time embryologist responsibilities include egg retrieval, embryo assessment, transfer, vitrification and thawing, sperm preparation and cryopreservation, assisted hatching, ICSI, quality control and assessment, and data entry. Experience with trophectoderm biopsy preferred.

The embryologist is required to participate in weekend and holiday rotations; however, strives to be family friendly with regular hours and excellent benefits.

The Fertility Centers of Illinois offers:

  • An amazing opportunity for you to make a transformative difference in people’s lives;

  • Medical, dental, life, 401K, and vision coverage for full time employees;

  • A generous parking discount ($25.00/month);

  • A generous PTO policy;

  • Tuition reimbursement for full time employees after one year;

  • Free Annual Wellness Screenings for all employees;

  • Flexible Spending Accounts.

    The preferred candidate:

  • Will have at least two (2) years experience in a human IVF laboratory, detail-oriented and have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • The ability to work as part of a team is essential.

  • Qualified applicants must have a B.S. or M.S. degree in biology, chemistry or a related field.

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience.

  • All inquiries will be considered in the strictest confidence.

  • FCI IVF River North performs 2000 retrievals and 1000 frozen transfers per year.

  • We have a fun -loving staff and we consider ourselves a "work family".

    For more information about FCI, please visit our website at