Cell Genetics Technologist

Northwell Health - Manhasset, NY (30+ days ago)4.1


Job Description
Performs a variety of diversified and complex laboratory tests. Processes various blood/bone marrow samples in accordance with the department policies and procedures manual. May perform teaching duties related to training students and new employees.

Responsibilities Include:
Performs a variety of diversified and complex laboratory tests.
Sets up instruments and supplies for laboratory procedures.
Performs basic troubleshooting and preventative maintenance activities for laboratory instruments.
Employs standard procedures and techniques to conduct tests, maintains standards of quality control, and investigates out-of-control results, as required.
Observes and evaluates test results, and records necessary data on laboratory reports and notifies supervisory staff in time related to problems.
Prioritizes and processes blood/bone marrow samples and performs various functions as elaborated in Cytogenetics/Molecular Pathology Policy and Procedure manual.
Under the supervision of the Supervisor/Manager, may perform a variety of teaching duties related to training of students, new employees, etc., and participates in ongoing education assignments.
Performs related duties, as required.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology, Basic Science or related field, required.
Licensed by New York State Education Department (NYSED) as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist (or as appropriate to area of assignment), required.
Minimum of one (1) year work experience and/or training specific to the work being done in the area noted above, required.