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Genetic Laboratory Technician | Imagenetics

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Sanford Health

Location :
Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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Wed, 03 Feb 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Company Overview Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We’re proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint. See yourself at Sanford! Facility: Imagenetics Building Location: Sioux Falls, SD Address: 1321 W 22nd St, Sioux Falls, SD 57105, USA Shift: 8 Hours – Day Shifts Job Schedule: Full time Weekly Hours: 40.00 Job Summary Under specific direction, performs technical procedures in the Medical Genetics Laboratory in a manner that ensures accurate and reliable clinical results following Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) and College of American Pathologists (CAP) guidelines. Runs complex pieces of equipment requiring advanced specialized training. May perform specialized genetic testing for diagnostic purposes. Cleans, sterilizes, and maintains equipment and lab area. Utilizes knowledge of scientific process and specific clinical laboratory protocols. Possesses the ability to measure, troubleshoot, and report clinical results. Comprehends numeric concepts and performs numeric calculations. Participates in the development and revision of standard operating procedures and policies. Ability to work collaboratively with a research and/or clinical group or team. Ability and willingness to work occasional irregular hours, including some weekends and rotating holidays. Requires motor skills to utilize various laboratory equipment and perform various procedures. Visual ability and stamina to use a microscope for up to eight hours a day. Ability to work at a computer terminal for up to four hours at a time. Standing and sitting for period for up to four hours. Ability and willingness to travel to other laboratory locations as necessary. Cross-trains into Molecular Genetics Division (MGL). Becomes involved with special projects as necessary. Department Details This position will initially be trained into the accessioning and processing portion of the lab but will quickly be trained on COVID-19 testing. This is a very unique position due to all of the opportunities available within the department. Candidate must be very flexible and willing to move from one project to another. Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in a clinical, health, or life science field. One year of clinical or research laboratory experience is required. Certification or eligibility for certification by the American Society for Clinical Pathologists is preferred. Eligibility for certification as a Clinical Specialist in Cytogenetics is desirable. This is achievable following approximately six months of in-lab training. Current valid driver’s license, and must meet all medical guidelines for Sanford Health Category III drivers. Benefits Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit [ Link removed ] – Click here to apply to Genetic Laboratory Technician | Imagenetics . Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1- or send an email to [ Email address blocked ] – Click here to apply to Genetic Laboratory Technician | Imagenetics . Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment. Job Function: Allied Health Req Number: R-34135 Featured: No Recommended skills Accessioning Molecular Genetics Cytogenetics Medical Genetics Testing Background Checks