Were taking bold steps to redefine whats possible in Laboratory Medicine. Our state-of-the-art clinical laboratories provide sophisticated technology and automated equipment that allow our teams to get to answers faster and more efficiently, with a strong emphasis on applied and translational research. We are committed to the growth and advancement of the department, and fully support the active collaboration of scientists, clinicians, and industry experts to develop next-generation laboratory methods. MSK is also dedicated to providing diverse educational opportunities to further develop the skills and ambitions of our medical technologists, laboratory managers, and laboratory directors.
Its a very exciting time for our Laboratory Medicine Department as many of our teams have just moved into our new state-of-the-art laboratory medicine facility on East 64th Street. Our new Laboratory Medicine Building maximizes operational efficiency, allowing our Laboratory Medicine team to provide test results more quickly and reduce the amount of blood needed from a patient to generate those results. For further information, please visit: https://www.mskcc.org/departments/laboratory-medicine/expertise
We are currently seeking an experienced Laboratory Technologist II to join our Cell Therapy Laboratory .This is an exciting opportunity for someone who has been trained in aseptic technique and who has experience with cord blood, tissue bank and/or microbiology.
This role will give you a fantastic balance of experience between our research and treatment work, as our Cell Therapy Lab is a pass-through lab for some of our most exciting clinical trials. This position will rotate between our Cell Depot in our Memorial Hospital and our new Lab Medicine Building. This means youll have some nice variety to your working week, and will also have some contact with the people who matter the most our patients!
Perform processing of Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell products using aseptic technique and technical duties in all laboratory sections, with minimal supervision, as assigned.
Assures the accuracy of all tests performed by adhering to the laboratorys Standard Operating Procedures. Performs routine and advanced equipment maintenance.
Contribute to the upkeep and safety of the laboratory and assures a clean, safe, adequately supplied work area. Maintains adequate inventories of reagents and supplies. Manage the physical environment of the laboratory in accordance with New York State DOH, Joint Commission, OSHA and CLIA regulations.
Provide direction, training, and feedback on routine laboratory procedures, as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or Clinical Lab Sciences required
Meeting the requirements for the New York State Clinical Laboratory Technologist License or eligible for a restricted license in Cell Therapy.
At least 2 years of relevant work experience required
Day shift/variable from 8 am - 6 pm
Internal Number: 2020-39105
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.