At Stony Brook Medicine, a TH Clinical Laboratory Technologist is a valuable member of our team, who provides who provides clinical services to our patient population. Will maintain specific knowledge of safe laboratory practices as endorsed by the New York State Department of Health and Occupational Safety and Health Administration and conducts oneself in a manner consistent with those practices to ensure the safety of all lab personnel.
Qualified candidates will demonstrate superior patient care and possess outstanding communication skills while adhering to our high standard of excellence.
**This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated and dedicated technologist as it is a challenging, yet rewarding, position in which you will perform high complexity testing while working closely with both physicians and patients.**
Special Coagulation/Special Hematology Duties
Perform high complexity coagulation testing using both manual and automated methods
Perform assays using the ELISA method
Perform assays consisting of multiple dilutions requiring impeccable technique
Perform esoteric platelet aggregation testing
Perform hemoglobinopathy testing
Assist on bone marrow biopsy procedures and process the specimens obtained
Assist in implementing and validating new procedures
Actively engage in continuing education in order to enhance the department, including a willingness to attend conferences whenever possible
Accommodate emergencies, if necessary, by adjusting work hours accordingly
Line responsibility for the performance of clinical analysis in the Department of Laboratories.
Perform routine instrument maintenance and troubleshooting as assigned according to established protocols to ensure proper instrument performance.
Adhere to all quality control policies and procedures.
Proficient in computer protocols as assigned.
Adhere to all SBUH and departmental policies and protocols
Interact in a professional manner with nursing staff, physicians, support staff, peers, patients, and other members of the hospital community.
Perform other clerical duties as assigned.
Perform high complexity coagulation/chemistry testing using both manual and automated methods.
Perform assays consisting of multiple dilutions requiring impeccable technique.
Incumbent will be required to work every other weekend. Pass days and holidays as assigned.
SL-2: NYS licensure as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist or documented eligibility, including provisional/limited permit eligibility with 2-5 years demonstrated relevant experience.
SL-3: NYS licensure as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist or documented eligibility, including provisional/limited permit eligibility with a minimum 6 years demonstrated relevant experience.
Three or more years full-time experience in a College of American Pathologists (CAP) accredited laboratory performing Hematology and Coagulation testing.
At least one year performing specialized testing such as factor assays, hemoglobinopathy evaluation, platelet aggregation, ELISA assays, or other relevant testing.
Special Notes : Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.
Posting Overview : This position will remain posted until filled or for a maximum of 90 days. An initial review of all applicants will occur two weeks from the posting date. Candidates are advised on the application that for full consideration, applications must be received before the initial review date (which is within two weeks of the posting date).
If within the initial review no candidate was selected to fill the position posted, additional applications will be considered for the posted position; however, the posting will close once a finalist is identified, and at minimal, two weeks after the initial posting date. Please note, that if no candidate were identified and hired within 90 days from initial posting, the posting would close for review, and possibly reposted at a later date.
Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises.
All Hospital positions maybe subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary.
This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair.
This function/position maybe designated as "essential." This means that when the Hospital is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover, and continue operations at Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook University Hospital and related facilities.
Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements:
Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services*
Complete electronic reference check with a minimum of three (3) professional references.
Successfully complete a 5 panel drug screen*
Successfully complete a Background Check investigation.
Provide a copy of any required New York State license(s)/certificate(s).
Failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.
*The hiring department will be responsible for any fee incurred for examination .
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Official Job Title: TH Clinical Laboratory Technologist II/III/IV
Job Field: Laboratory
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Core Laboratory, Department of Laboratories-Stony Brook University Hospital
Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Shift Shift Hours: M-F 800-1630, rotating weekends Pass Days: Sat, Sun, Every Other Weekend, Variable
Posting Start Date: Jan 20, 2021
Posting End Date: Apr 21, 2021, 3:59:00 AM
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Salary Grade: SL1
Internal Number: 2100150
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