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Cytogenetic Technologist II - 4012 in Nashville, TN at PathGroup

Date Posted: 5/22/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Work scheduel: Tuesday-Saturday 6:00am to 2:30pm

JOB SUMMARY:

The person in this position is a licensed Medical Technologist (MT) or Clinical Laboratory Specialist in Cytogenetics (CG) who is responsible for day to day processing and analysis of Cytogenetic, FISH and/or Flow Cytometry samples. The person in this position performs the standard duties of a Medical Technologist without assistance. 

 JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Performs all duties of a Cytogenetic Technologist I without assistance from Medical Technologist III. Displays satisfaction clinical competency on standard procedures.
  • Must perform within the productivity expectations as set forth by current departmental guidelines.
  • Assists in documentation and maintaining effective department QA programs and monitors.
  • Assists in the training of new employees and trainees in accordance with department protocols and company guidelines.
  • Prepare and present case studies and/or continuing education activities.
  • Validates new methods.
  • Handles CAP surveys.
  • Addresses client concerns.
  • Assists in the development and implementation of training, QA programs and department protocols.
  • Work in collaboration with other departments within PathGroup and its subsidiaries.

Job Requirements

EDUCATION & LICENSURE:

  • Bachelors of Science Degree required.
  • National certification by the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) as a Clinical Laboratory Specialist in Cytogenetics (CG) or as a Medical Technologist (MT).
  • Must hold a valid Tennessee Medical Laboratory License.
  • Maintains appropriate continuing education for certification and licensure.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • At least three years Cytogenetic, FISH and/or Flow Cytometry experience required.