Senior MT / MLS Medical Technologist, Blood Bank
Queens, NY · Job ID: 9659 · · Industry: Laboratory Management
To all New York City Blood Bankers! Are you looking for a change? Interested in joining a well-established hospital system with great benefits? How about working in a beautiful and diverse city? If any of these appeals to you, keep reading on!
Lighthouse Lab Services is representing well-established hospital lab that is part of a larger hospital system that is looking for a Medical Technologist (Nights) to join their Blood Bank department in Queens! This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to take the next step in their careers by joining a hospital network that has an excellent work environment with unparalleled benefits.
Key responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
-Plans and conducts training sessions for laboratory personnel in various laboratory techniques, and trains subordinates in new procedures and job skills as needed; counsels subordinates on methods and techniques appropriate for use in complex technical problems or unusual developments in their assignments, consulting authoritative literature, when necessary.
-Oversees a program of quality control and reviews such program performed by subordinates; participates on an individual basis and as a laboratory supervisor in all governmental proficiency test programs.
-Prepares or oversees the preparation of laboratory samples for use in simulated and split-sample proficiency testing of clinical and other laboratories, and follows up by physical inspection of the laboratory; submits written or electronic critique of test results.
-May visit laboratories to ensure that laboratory policies and procedures are in compliance with City, State, and federal regulations, or to investigate public complaints; devises appropriate corrective action plans based on problematic findings.
-Performs complex tests on specimens submitted to the laboratory, and records results on report forms, record books, and/or electronic form as appropriate and required; answers written or oral inquiries regarding areas of specialty from hospital or laboratory personnel and other inquirers; represents the Corporation in court and provides expert testimony on pertinent laboratory findings; prepares technical and other reports on a daily, weekly or monthly basis, as required.
-Assists in the preparation of annual budget requests.
-Interviews applicants for the laboratories, and provides appropriate liaison between laboratory staff and those ultimately responsible for administrative policies.
Basic Preferred Profile:
–BS/BA in Medical Technology, Laboratory Science, or related.
-NYS Licensure as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist required.
-2+ years of Clinical Blood Bank Experience preferred.
-Technologist must be flexible to cover other shifts if the need arises.
Salary and Benefits:
–Competitive Salary (Depending on Experience)
-Health, Vision & Dental
-Generous Retirement Savings
-PTO and Sick Leave
-Additional Misc. Benefits
-Unfortunately, no relocation assistance is provided.
If you fit the above profile, we'd love to hear from you!
At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 14 years of proven success placing job seekers in positions ranging from entry level Medical Technologists to seasoned Laboratory Directors. We recruit nationwide, for permanent and travel positions with clients ranging from small hospitals to large reference laboratories.
It is the policy of Lighthouse Lab Services to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Lighthouse Lab Services is committed to working and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals of all abilities, including persons with disabilities. If at any time during the application process, you need an accommodation, please contact email@example.com for assistance.
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