Company Info
Bassett Medical Center

1 Atwell Road
Cooperstown, NY, United States

Phone: 607-547-3120
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Lab Technical Specialists


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Category:

Chemistry Manager & Supervisor, Hematology Manager & Supervisor

Title:

Lab Technical Specialists

Location:

Cooperstown, NY, United States 

Zip Code:

13326
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# of Beds:

180

Employment Type:

Full time

Salary:

per hour
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Job Requirements:

Minimum Requirements:

•Prerequisites include a Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology from an accredited medical technology program (preferred), Biology or Chemistry. Candidates must be qualified as a Medical Technologist in accordance with New York State Department of Health regulations

•Minimum of six years Medical Technologist experience required.

•Previous leadership experience in a Lab setting preferred.

•Licensure by NYS SED as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist required or licensure-eligible with a limited permit or limited license as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist.

•Individuals are required to practice within the responsibilities of their license, and perform specific tasks for which they have been deemed competent

•Must be capable of using effective oral and written communication skills.  Must be able to organize and prioritize workload and direct other laboratory professionals with minimum supervision. Must effectively train students and new employees.

•Position requires extensive standing and routine walking. Must be able to push/pull less than 50 lbs and lift objects of less than 50 lbs.  Color-blindness screening is required when performing tests that are dependent on color determination.

Job Description:

A Technical Specialist coordinates functions and activities of the assigned technical area throughout MIBH laboratory system.  Reports results, develops and monitors quality control and test procedures, oversees proficiency testing, quality improvement and equipment and shares in the routine work of the assigned area. Meets regulatory requirements (NYSDOH, JCAHO) for the assigned technical area(s). Performs tests requiring special scientific skill. Correlates knowledge and understanding of theory and technical elements of testing to solve problems and answers questions effectively and efficiently. Works with other laboratory staff to provide a smooth operating and efficient Clinical Laboratory Department, to enhance the quality of patient care.  The Technical Specialist also performs the duties of a Medical Technologist.

Job ID:

28961