• Medical Lab Assistant (Cell-Free DNA)

    Job Locations USA-NY-New York
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(12/4/2018 11:02 AM)
    Requisition ID
    Allied Health - Pathology
  • Company Overview

    At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
    For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

    Job Description

    We Are


    Memorial Sloan Kettering is taking bold steps to redefine what’s 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. 


    Our experts also play a vital role in clinical research through contributions we make to the development of new laboratory tests and diagnostic platforms.


    For further information, please visit: https://www.mskcc.org/departments/laboratory-medicine/expertise


    We seek an experienced Medical Lab Assistant with strong computer experience for our Chemistry Lab located at our Main campus.


    You Will

    • Accessionning: Reviews requisitions and Order Entry orders, verifies accuracy of corresponding specimens and enters required data into the computer. 
    • Specimen Processing:Prepares non-culture samples for analyses in-house or reference laboratory.       
    • Reference Laboratory Processing:Prepare samples for send outs to reference laboratories with supervision, as assigned. 
    • Maintain complete, accurate, and organized file system.  Files addition/correction sheets, requisitions and reference laboratories’ results according to laboratory guidelines
    • Contributes to the upkeep and safety of the laboratory and assures a clean, safe, adequately supplied work area.

    You Need

    • Associates degree in clinical laboratory science
    • 1-2 years' Experience as a Laboratory Technician, Laboratory Assistant or related job.
    • Strong computer skills in Word and Excel, along with experience using a relational database
    • Hours: 8 AM - 4 PM


    MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


    Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.


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