University of Rochester Med Technologist-Spec - 222210 in Rochester, New York
Med Technologist-Spec Job ID 222210Location Strong Memorial Hospital Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening
Full Time 40 hours Grade 097 Central Lab Hem-ChemSchedule
Evenings with rotating weekends and holidaysResponsibilities
The Med Technologist-Spec is responsible for the timely and accurate reporting of results, maintenance and troubleshooting of laboratory instrumentation, development of new procedures and instruments, writing/updating of procedure manuals, training of staff, providing both clinical and administrative supervisory support and inventory of supplies/reagents. He/She is also responsible for the performance of all the duties of a Medical Technologist II as needed.
Workup of new instruments/procedures; writing/updating of procedure and safety manuals (20%)
Training of technologists, technicians, residents on new procedures/instruments (5%)
Maintenance and troubleshooting of instruments/procedures; documentation of essential information such as calibration data, calibration verification, and reagent lots, etc. (20%).
Monitoring and ordering of reagents/supplies (5%).
Performing the duties of a Med Tech II (30%).
Coordinates and monitors QC trends (5%).
Provides technical guidance to internal staff and external customers regarding appropriate laboratory assays to meet research objectives (5%).
Participates in activities supporting laboratory operations and research studies, including protocol and system validation and industry and regulatory audits. (10%).
Punctuality and a good attendance record.
Adherence to all University, Division and Department policies.
Professional discretion with confidential patient results.
Adherence to all laboratory safety procedures.
Participation in continuing education.
Assists with workflow and daily scheduling.
Technical Specialist reports to the Central Lab Hem-Chem Manager.
Generally works independently, seeking guidance from laboratory Supervisors, and/or Faculty.
MS in Clinical Chemistry, or related science and at least 3 years of relevant clinical laboratory experience.
BS in Medical Technology and at least 6 years of relevant clinical laboratory experience.
BS degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology and at least 7 years of relevant clinical laboratory experience.
AAS with a total of 90 credit hours (per NYS distribution requirements) and at least 7 years of relevant clinical laboratory experience.
An equivalent combination of education and experience.
New York State License to Practice in the Clinical Laboratories
How To Apply
All applicants must apply online.
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