Medical Laboratory Scientist/Medical Technologist Technical Lead

Fairview Health Services - Minneapolis-Saint Paul, MN (30+ days ago)3.7

JobTitle Medical Laboratory Scientist/Medical Technologist Technical Lead

Specialty Laboratory

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (East Bank)

Department Labs - Cytogenetics

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Shift Day

Date Posted 07/02/2018

Job Number 18-73635

Job Description:

The Cytogenetics Cancer Lead functions as a technical resource for all staff. The responsibilities also include development and coordination of training and competency, orientation of employees, direction of daily workflow, and troubleshooting. The Cancer Lead will work closely with the Technical supervisor to provide input on personnel issues, performance appraisals, and quality assurance. The Technical Lead will also promote a healthy work environment.

Job Qualifications:


Bachelor's degree in a related laboratory field including the related practicum or equivalent routes as specified in CLIA'88. Prefer BS in Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology, or Cytogenetics.


Minimum two years of experience in Cancer Cytogenetic Gband Analysis


Applicant should possess appropriate HHS approved laboratory certification such as a MLS/MT (ASCP or AMT) or CG(ASCP). HEW certification is also recognized.

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services ( is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.