NYU Langone Medical Center
New York City, NY, United States
NYU Langone Health
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, a children's hospital
, three emergency rooms
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, a National Cancer Institute designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine
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We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Sr Cytogenetic Technologist.
In this role, the successful candidate performs molecular diagnostic testing, participates in QC/QA activities. Demonstrates good academic knowledge of molecular biology techniques.
Performs and oversees tests with diagnostic purposes
Retrieves clinical information using the PowerPath system.
Processes patient specimens as specified for individual molecular tests using standard procedure manual.
Performs purification and extraction of nucleic acids using automated or manual methods. Performs quantification of nucleic acid and recording the data. Performs PCR reactions and gel electrophoresis using standard precautions as described in the molecular SOPM. Properly operates and programs the PCR and sequencing machines.
Participates in quality control procedures (reagents, machines) as delineated by the supervisor.
Assures daily quality of results, communicates issues to lead tech or supervisor.
Ensures that the necessary reagents are available for the performance of clinical tests. Orders them when necessary.
Responsible for the maintenance, validation, and troubleshooting of all equipment in molecular pathology.
Responsible for chemical, biohazard and radioactive materials handling, storage and disposal.
Responsible for compliance with environmental services, JCAHO, NYS DOH, and CAP regulations.
Bachelor's degree in Clinical Laboratory Technology from a program registered by the NYS Department of Education or Bachelor’s degree in the major of biology, chemistry or physical sciences from an accredited college or university
At least five (5) years of experience in a similar laboratory including previous supervisory experience
NYS technologist license from the Office of the Professions, State Education Department, State of New York
Effective oral, written, communication and interpersonal skills
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Working knowledge of related theory, principles, practices, applicable instrumentation, analytical methods, quality control, statistical analysis, current government regulations and leadership.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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