University of Rochester Medical Technologist II - 224238 in Rochester, New York
Medical Technologist II
Strong Memorial Hospital
Full Time 40 hours Grade 094 Microbiology SMH
The Technologist is responsible for the timely and accurate analysis of patient samples utilizing moderately to highly complex methods/instruments. Candidates should be detail oriented, and possess strong organizational skills, demonstrate the ability to think and work independently. Must be willing and able to train and rotate through Bacteriology, Virology and Serology/Immunology. He/She is also responsible for routine maintenance of the lab and its instruments and equipment, routine quality control and adherence to all internal laboratory policies.
Standard and complex laboratory equipment, office equipment and PC and Lab Information System (LIS).
Sorting and organizing of patient samples for testing and storage, adherence to quality control and quality assurance protocols, reporting results of testing via LIS/instrument interface, as well as manual data entry. Analysis of patient samples using various serologic testing techniques such as agglutination, !FA, PCR, and some diverse EIA platforms. May include culture reading identification by MALDI-TOF, susceptibility testing adn microscopy.In addition to the above mentioned duties the candidate will also answer telephone inquiries, help maintain a laboratory stock of specific kits/reagents, perform daily/weekly/monthly preventative maintenance on lab equipment, and possibly participate in the training of technologists, residents/fellows, and medical technology students.
Effective interpersonal skills, and maintains a friendly and courteous professional manner at all times.
ls able to prioritize and maintain focus while performing multiple tasks.
Adherence to all University, Division and Department policies, including I CARE.
Adherence to all laboratory safety procedures.
Must be a NYS licensed in the Clinical Laboratory Technologist category.
Preferred: BS in Medical Technology with clinical laboratory experience and NYS license in the Clinical Laboratory Technologist category.
How To Apply
All applicants must apply online.
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