Northwell Health Laboratory Technician in New Hyde Park, New York

Req Number 001G5F

Job Category Nursing Support

Job Description

Performs clinical laboratory procedures and examinations pursuant to established, approved protocols which require limited independent judgment and review. Assists in training students, new employees and other Hospital personnel.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Performs a variety of reviewed laboratory procedures relevant to the particular work going on in the laboratory.

  • Prepares and tests specimens for examination and reports preliminary results to the technologist for sign-off.

  • Keeps accurate records.

  • Operates and maintains laboratory equipment.

  • Ensures and maintains quality control and assurance activities.

  • Maintains the laboratory area in a clean and orderly manner.

  • Performs related duties, as required.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required. Associates Degree in Medical Technology, Basic Science or related field, preferred.

  • Licensed by New York State Education Department (NYSED) as a Clinical Laboratory Technician, required.

  • Previous experience in a medical laboratory, preferred.