Were taking bold steps to redefine whats 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.
We are currently seeking an experienced Lab TechnologistsII for our 53 rd Street Lab.
Perform technical duties in laboratory sections, with minimal supervision
Follows all laboratory procedures documented in the Standard Operating Procedures Manual when performing testing, thoroughly and accurately.
Performs technical procedures according to the required laboratory workflow patterns and in an organized manner so as to facilitate follow-up by other staff.
Consults with supervisor or senior technologist to verify procedure for specimens that do not follow SOPs. Contacts clinician to get additional information. Discusses alternatives with lab management and/or attending.
Verifies patient identification at all steps of every procedure. Maintains complete accuracy.
Performs all mathematical calculations, accurately, when necessary.
Assures the accuracy of all tests performed by adhering to the laboratorys Standard Operating Procedures. Performs routine and advanced equipment maintenance
Contribute to the upkeep and safety of the laboratory and assures a clean, safe, adequately supplied work area. Maintains adequate inventories of reagents and supplies. Manage the physical environment of the laboratory in accordance with New York State DOH, Joint Commission, OSHA and CLIA regulations
Provide direction, training, and feedback on routine laboratory procedures, as assigned
Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology or Clinical Lab Sciences required
2+ years of experience required
A NYS State Clinical Lab Technologist license required
ASCP Medical Lab Scientist preferred
Hematology/Chemistry experience preferred
Hours of work:
37.5 hours per week
M-F, varying hours from 6:30am-8:00pm with periodic coverage to 9:30pm M-Th
Internal Number: 2019-37518
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.