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Laboratory Technologist II

LocationNew York, NY

Ref2019-36053

DeptAllied Health - Laboratory Medicine

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
 
For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details

We are:
We're taking bold steps to redefine what's possible in Laboratory Medicine. Our state-of-the-art clinical laboratories provide sophisticated technology and automated equipment that allow our teams to get to answers faster and more efficiently, with a strong emphasis on applied and translational research. We are committed to the growth and advancement of the department and fully support the active collaboration of scientists, clinicians, and industry experts to develop next-generation laboratory methods. MSK is dedicated to providing diverse educational opportunities to develop further the skills and ambitions of our medical technologists, laboratory managers, and laboratory directors.
It's an exciting time for our Laboratory Medicine Department as many of our teams have recently moved into our new state-of-the-art laboratory medicine facility on East 64th Street. Our new Laboratory Medicine Building maximizes operational efficiency, allowing our Laboratory Medicine team to provide test results more quickly and reduce the amount of blood needed from a patient to generate those results. For further information, please visit: https://www.mskcc.org/departments/laboratory-medicine/expertise
TheHistocompatibilityLaboratory is seeking an experienced Laboratory Technologist to join their team. We have invested in cutting edge technology in this lab and have a strong focus upon molecular sequencing. 
You will:
  • Perform and maintain competency in the technical and related work in the Histocompatibility Laboratory to support the hospital's Hematopoietic Stem Cell and Bone Marrow transplantation program. Testing includes DNA extraction, PCR, HLA typing of Class I and II genes, engraftment monitoring, KIR typing, and HLA antibody screening and identification.
  • Maintain complete, accurate, legible, neat, organized, up-to-date records/logs/files,
  • Assure the accuracy of all tests performed by adhering to the Laboratory's Standard Operating Procedures
  • Perform routine and advanced equipment maintenance
  • Contribute to the upkeep and safety of the Laboratory and assures a clean, safe, adequately supplied work area
  • Participate in the laboratory inventory program that provides adequate inventories of reagents and supplies
  • Create and help maintain an environment that emphasizes safety following New York State DOH, Joint Commission, OSHA and CLIA regulations
  • Provide direction, training, and feedback on routine laboratory procedures, as assigned
You have:
  • A Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology or Clinical Laboratory Sciences
  • A NY State Clinical Laboratory Technologist License required
  • 2+ years of experience working in a clinical laboratory required
  • 2+ years of experience working in a molecular laboratory strongly preferred.
  • Excellent computer, verbal and written communication skills
  • ASCP certification preferred
Hours of work:
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Monday - Friday, Days/Varies
  • Weekend and holiday rotation coverage as scheduled

Application Hiring Process

Step 1
Complete an Online Application
Step 2
Participate in an Initial Phone Interview
Step 3
Participate in In-Person or Video interviews
Step 4
Provide References
Step 5
Extension of Job Offer
Step 6
Onboarding
Step 7
New Employee Orientation
Step 1
Complete an Online Application
Step 2
Participate in an Initial Phone Interview
Step 3
Participate in In-Person or Video interviews
Step 4
Provide References
Step 5
Extension of Job Offer
Step 6
Onboarding
Step 7
New Employee Orientation

New York, NY

At MSK, we are committed to providing exceptional patient care that is as convenient as possible. Each of our facilities serves a purpose and is strategically built to support a larger community, including our employees.

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Memorial Hospital
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