Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Technologist I-Cell Marker Laboratory in New York, New York
Technologist I-Cell Marker Laboratory
Job Posting Number: 24505
Allied Health – Laboratory Medicine
August 9, 2018
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The Cell Marker Laboratory within the Hematopathology Service located at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is seeking a technologist I in our diagnostic leukemia/lymphoma flow cytometry laboratory.
As a Flow Cytometry technologist you will:
Prepare and analyze samples according to written standard protocols.
Assist with instrument maintenance and quality control procedures.
Operate equipment carefully and according to procedures.
Help maintain commonly used equipment and resolve minor equipment problems.
Assure equipment and instruments meet performance standards.
Maintain QC related documents.
Assure the accuracy of all tests performed by adhering to the laboratory’s Quality Control Standard Operating Procedures.
Maintain complete documentation for assay tracking and results for review/reporting.
Review all test requests thoroughly for errors, omissions, clarity, and potential problems.
Verify patient identification at all steps of every procedure and maintain complete accuracy.
Notify supervisor of discrepancies and record corrective action taken.
Perform and maintain competency in the technical and related work of the laboratory.
Additional tasks involved in the operation of the laboratory may be assigned as needed.
Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology, Biotechnology, Clinical Lab Sciences, or related field.
New York State Clinical Laboratory Technologist License.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Good laboratory and organizational skills, including the ability to work independently and efficiently are essential.
Ability to multitask, along with an orientation toward teamwork. Hours:
Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours per week.
Variable, Hours will be between 7am and 10pm.
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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