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Montefiore Medical Center CLINICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST in Bronx, New York

Perform routine and emergency tests on blood and other body fluids using a variety of automated and manual instrumentation in a timely manner. Maintain equipment and records according to department procedures and regulatory agencies guidelines in the areas of QA and QC. Use independent judgment to solve technical and procedural problems. In some instances, ability to stand or sit for extended periods of time is necessary.

Responsibilities:

Perform routine and emergency tests on blood, serum, spinal fluid and other body fluids using automated and manual equipment, depending on procedure. Monitor specimens to ensure work is completed

Review data prior to release

Report all panic, abnormal, etc. values

Maintain quality control data on tests performed, resolve QC failures and document actions as stipulated by laboratory procedures

Prepare reagents and take inventory, and advise supervisor as required

Maintain all records of work performed and keep maintenance logs of equipment

Assist with answering the telephone and perform order entry in the LIS system, as necessary

May have individual responsibility for the work of a laboratory unit and may provide leadership for technicians

Assist with the training of new employees

Maintain clean work area in accordance with Infection Control guidelines

Perform other laboratory related tasks under the direction of a supervisor as needed

Qualifications:

Position requires at least a Bachelor's degree in a physical science, medical technology preferred

1 year of work experience

New York State Department of Education Clinical Laboratory Technologist License or a limited permit are required. Applicants must obtain the provisional permit within the probationary period of three month for continued employment. Prior to obtaining the provisional permit, associates may not release any patient reports

Laboratory and hospital information system computers, variety of automated equipment and other laboratory equipment is required

This position is located at the Einstein campus in the Rapid Response Lab. The hours are 12:00am - 8:00am with alternate weekends and some holidays.

Enjoy the rewards of working in the Lab at Montefiore. There will be a $5,000.00 sign on bonus for the selected applicant.

Department: Pathology Bargaining Unit: 1199 Campus: EINSTEIN Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 1825 Eastchester, Road Bronx

Shift: Night Scheduled Hours: 12 AM-8 AM Req ID: 165043

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Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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