Clinical Laboratory Scientist IV (FT), Lab Cellular Therapy Center (Lebanon, NH)

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Company :
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Location :
Hartford, Connecticut

Expiry Date :
Wed, 07 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
Dartmouth-Hitchcock is home to the largest laboratory in NH, providing Pathology and Clinical Laboratory services to D-H physician practices, D-H hospital affiliates as well as to independent practices and hospitals throughout NH and VT. The department is a leader in process improvement (LEAN/Six Sigma) which has led to a renovated space designed for efficiency of workflow. With a slogan of ‘Investigate, innovate and validate,’ our lab is: – A high volume lab with cutting edge technology and automation – A culture that encourages collaboration and teamwork to future innovation. – A place to learn and grow, and we encourage new graduates to apply for our open positions. For this position, we are seeking candidates with the following: – A minimum of 3 years of experience in cGMP or in an academic or lab setting with aseptic or cellular therapy processing experience. – Knowledge of FACT standards and NMDP practices beneficial. – Blood Bank knowledge and research experience preferred – Flexibility – position requires working after hours for cryopreservation and occasional late infusions. Weekend and holiday on call are required on a rotation basis This is a full-time, 40-hour per week, benefitted, day-shift position. More information about benefits at Dartmouth-Hitchcock can be found here: Responsibilities: A listing of the key responsibilities: – Participates in the processing of hematopoietic stem cells for Autologous and Allogeneic transplants. – Assists with new methodologies, reagents, and instrumentation. Performs validations. Writes new procedures. Suggests product changes to improve performance and/or cost. Actively participates in manual review, revision, and implementation of SOP’s for the section. – Assists with performing quality control of instruments. – Assists with administrative duties such as data entry, filing and inventory control of reagents, supplies, etc. – Recommends changes to management of product or supplies that improve sectional process based performance or cost/budget ratio. – Identifies problems and makes suggestions to resolve issues. – Participates in troubleshooting, equipment maintenance and training needs.. – Completes annual safety training checklist. – Performs other duties as required or assigned. Keywords: medical technologist, laboratory scientist, medical lab tech, med tech Minimum Qualifications: – Associate’s degree with MLT (Medical Laboratory Technician) (ASCP), HT (Histotechnician) (ASCP), or the equivalent in education and clinical laboratory experience required with 5 years laboratory experience (as a CLS I/II or comparable position), or a Bachelor’s degree with MT (Medical Technologist) (ASCP), HTL (Histotechnologist) (ASCP), or the equivalent in education and clinical laboratory experience required with 3 years laboratory experience (as a CLS II/III or comparable position). – Able to prioritize work and meet time-sensitive deadlines. – Good communication skills. Required Licensure/Certification Skills: – None