Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Lab Technologist - Blood Bank in New York, New York

Lab Technologist – Blood Bank

Job Posting Number: 19757

Allied Health – Laboratory Medicine

New York,NY

March 10, 2018

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 27th 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 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. 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 also dedicated to providing diverse educational opportunities to further develop the skills and ambitions of our medical technologists, laboratory managers, and laboratory directors.

It’s a very exciting time for our Laboratory Medicine department as Memorial Sloan Kettering is moving to a new state-of-the-art laboratory medicine facility on East 64th Street between First and Second Avenues. The new Laboratory Medicine Building will maximize operational efficiency, allowing the Laboratory Medicine team to provide test results faster and reduce the amount of blood needed from a patient to generate those results.

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We are seeking an experienced Laboratory Technologist to join our Blood Bank Laboratory .

You will:

  • Perform and maintain competency in the technical and related work of the Blood Bank Laboratory

  • Perform pre-transfusion testing on patient/donor blood specimens and prepares blood components for transfusion per physician requests

You need:

  • 2+ year’s blood bank experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (Medical Technology, Biology, or Clinical Laboratory Sciences)

  • NYS Clinical Laboratory Technologist license

  • ASCP certification preferred


  • 37.5 hours, five days per week

  • Normally Monday to Friday, however once a month will work a weekend (Saturday and Sunday)

  • We have two shifts available: 4pm – 12am (midnight) or 12am (midnight) to 8am

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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