University of Rochester Medical Technologist II in Rochester, New York

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Time as Reported Grade 094 Microbiology SMH

Schedule

8 AM-4:30 PM; ROT WKENDS/HOL

Responsibilities

Job Description:

The Technologist is responsible for timely and accurate test analysis using moderate and high complexity methods and/or instrumentation. The Technologist needs to be detail-oriented, show the ability to think and work independently because of the complexities of our methods. Exercises excellent judgment, utilizes problem-solving and interpersonal skills. Must be flexible, able to work in a team environment and strives to be an ICARE champion.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes patient samples using moderate and high complexity methods and/or instrumentation including molecular, tissue culture and EIA techniques.
  • Adheres to quality control, quality assurance protocols and all laboratory policies.
  • Reports results of patient sample analysis using computer/instrument interface options or manual entry.
  • Prepares samples needed for analysis which includes centrifugation, aliquoting and labeling.
  • Assists in maintaining inventory of reagents and supplies.
  • Participates in training of other technologists, residents and students.
  • Assists other technologists with questions or excess work.
  • Performs instrument preventative maintenance as scheduled or needed.
  • Performs method/instrument troubleshooting as needed.
  • Performs extra duties when necessary as designated by the supervisor.

Qualifications:

A 4 year college education, including related laboratory and/or technical training with certification by the registry of the American Society of Clinical Pathologists, or other nationally recognized professional certifying body; or a 4 year college education in an appropriate science and 2 years of closely related laboratory experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

NYS licensed or eligible for NYS Clinical Laboratory Technologist licensure.

Preferred:

BS in Medical Technology or related science with clinical laboratory experience and NYS license in the Clinical Laboratory Technologist category.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Medical Technologist II

Location: Strong Memorial Hospital

Job ID: 202669

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: TAR