Maspeth, NY 11378
Reference Code: NEC0259
Laboratory Technologist II – Quality Control
Type Regular Full-Time
Overview: Our focus is on cultivating excellence by merging cutting-edge innovation with diligent customer service, groundbreaking research, and comprehensive program and service development. Join our team as we work towards meeting and exceeding the growing needs of our diverse communities, further our lifesaving strategic goals in a rapidly changing environment, and expand our impact on the local, national, and global communities we serve.
Responsibilities: As a key member of our team, you will perform cell and plasma aliquots, cell cultures and PCR assays, while ensuring other technologists perform their activities properly and according to SOP’s, and results of controls fall under expected ranges.
Performing Hematology testing according to laboratory SOPs
Overseeing technologists and providing assistance and guidance as necessary
Following all SOPs, practices, procedures and techniques in the laboratory to ensure compliance with cGLP and safety precautions and biohazard waste disposal
Accessioning in database
Maintaining integrity and identity of blood specimens
Shipping, storing and retrieving blood specimens from storage for shipments
Preparing shipping and receiving lists, packing specimens and labelling packages
Preparing and cryopreserves cells
Performing selected tests on blood specimens (DNA extraction, Genetic screening, Cell potency)
Inoculating culture broths and inserts broths into automated instrument using sterile technique, log culture bottle id’s into instrument database
Performing PCR and real time PCR assays
Performing hematology and bacterial testing using semi-automated systems
Entering data into NCBP database
Participating in in-house Laboratory training programs, as well as instrument-specific and NYBC CGMP training
Handling other related functions as needed
Qualifications: To qualify, you must have an Associates Degree in Medical Technology or related field, NYS Clinical Laboratory Technologist License, and 3 years’ experience in a biomedical laboratory. Knowledge of sterile technique, pipetting, lab labeling and documentation will be expected, as will an understanding of QC procedures, basic PC literacy, and a strong attention to detail.
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Thank you for taking the time to look at my current job openings. Natalie has specialized in working with allied healthcare professionals for over 7 years. As the Healthcare Recruiting Manager at K.A. Recruiting, she takes pride in building long-term relationships with both clients and candidates in order to address hiring needs as well as individual career goals for her candidates. She has worked with Physicians, Advanced Level Practitioners, Therapists, Nurses, Nurse Leaders, Laboratory, and other Allied Health candidates to assist them in securing permanent positions nationwide. Natalie has had a successful track record that is founded on the highest standard of quality combined with taking the time to personalize each candidate's job search to help them secure a long-term position. If you are looking for a full-time permanent position anywhere in the country I would love to hear from you! Please connect with me on LinkedIn Here: