Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Lab Technologist II/III - Blood Bank in New York, New York
Lab Technologist II/III – Blood Bank
Job Posting Number: 19757
Allied Health – Laboratory Medicine
March 10, 2018
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.
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.
For further information, please visit: https://www.mskcc.org/departments/laboratory-medicine/expertise
We are seeking an experienced Laboratory Technologist to join our Blood Bank Laboratory .
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
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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