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Descriptive Title: TH Clinical Laboratory Technologist II-Per-DiemREF#: UH-S-5618-13-S
Budget Title: same as aboveState Professional Position
Department: CytogeneticsState Line#: 11002
Grade: SL-3Campus: Stony Brook-University Hospital
Salary: $31.00-$35.00 Hourly
THIS POSTING IS NOT CURRENT !!!
Required Qualifications: (Six plus years lab experience) NYS License as Clinical Laboratory Technologist or documented eligibility. Minimum of 4 years Cytogenetics laboratory experience including 2 years FISH experience (Cancer and Prenatal). Two years Clinical Laboratory experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Certification in Cytogenetics.

Brief Description of Duties:
  • Sterile tissue culture techniques for the preparation of human cells (Amniotic Fluid, Blood (stimulated & unstimulated), Bone marrow, Products of conception, Tumors & Lymph nodes) for determination of constitutional or acquired chromosome abnormalities.
  • Microscopic analysis of banded chromosome preparations.
  • Karyotyping of banded chromosomes for determination of chromosome complement.
  • FISH protocols and related microscopic analysis for constitutional and acquired abnormalities: i.e., Cancer probes, Direct Amniocentesis, CEP & LSI probes.
  • Banding protocols: Giemsa-Trypsin, NOR, C-banding, Fluorescent staining.
  • Digital imaging of stained and fluorescent chromosomes and nuclei.
  • Responsible for quality control, laboratory safety, monitoring and operation of laboratory equipment.
  • Abide by all regulations related to patient confidentiality.
  • Abide by all NYS Department of Health and CAP regulations.

Special Notes: Shift: Per-Diem day position. All Hospital positions are subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary. This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair. Please note Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment.

Please note: Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements: Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services, clear a background investigation; submit (3) written references, and provide a copy of the required license(s)/certificate(s). Please be advised that failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure: Those interested in applying for the above position should submit a state application, resume and cover letter reflecting UH# to:
Stony Brook Medicine

UH Human Resources
Professional Employment
3 Technology Drive, Suite 100
East Setauket , NY 11733-4073


Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 03/05/2013, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

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Job Category: D) Health Service (including Physician Assistant, Patient Care Specialist).
Posting Date: 02/05/2013
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