Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is currently seeking an ideal candidate for the role of Clinical Laboratory Technologist. The Clinical Laboratory Technologist will provide support to a new and innovative clinical laboratory. This unique opportunity is ideal for a highly motivated person with clinical laboratory experience who is interested in applying their expertise to validate and perform clinical tests and also establish new assays in collaboration with scientist at CSHL. The tests will include existing tests, such as COVID-19, and also work on a new testing platform to enable personalized therapeutics for cancer patients. The individual will work in conjunction with the Medical Director and Lab Supervisor to perform clinical laboratory tests in compliance with applicable regulatory standards and internal policies.
ADDITIONALRESPONSIBILITIES: - Perform and standardize laboratory tests in accordance with applicable regulatory standards and internal policies. - Work on development of new test procedures and methodologies and validate as Lab Developed Tests. - Perform DNA and RNA extractions, grow cells in culture, extract and measure markers. - Perform testing for troubleshooting, method evaluations, and other laboratory functions. - Work with the Medical Director, Lab Manager and Lab Supervisor to develop clinical research and clinical laboratory SOPs - Ensure compliance with all regulatory standards including but not limited to: NYSDOH, CAP, OSHA, FDA, the Joint Commission, EPA, governing the Clinical Lab. - Perform related duties as required.
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s Degree EXPERIENCE: Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in a clinical laboratory is recommended. Experience in general molecular biology techniques, such as nucleic acids isolation, PCR, etc is preferred. SKILLS: Licensed by New York State Education Department (NYSED) as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist (or Cytotechnologist), required.
Interested candidates should complete the online application found here: https://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/17674 ID: 02823-R
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned research and educational institution recognized internationally for its excellence in fundamental areas, such as cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, genomics, and quantitative biology. The Laboratory offers a warm, collegial, and collaborative work environment as well as a competitive salary and benefits in a beautiful location about one hour from New York City.
We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits program, including medical and dental insurance, and access to an affordable and licensed on-site childcare center. In addition, CSHLMeetings and Courses program provides an opportunity for interacting with a broad range of researchers and exposure to timely advances in many areas of scientific research.
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CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. VEVRRA Contractor.
Internal Number: 02823-R
About Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Since 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has been a global leader in research and education. The international scientific community at CSHL provides a unique and stimulating atmosphere for doctoral research?an environment where students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty work side-by-side. The Watson School of Biological Sciences (WSBS) was founded on the belief that with well thought-out mechanisms, enthusiastic involvement of faculty, and highly motivated students, an innovative curriculum could be provided that would allow students to earn a doctoral degree in a shorter time than in traditional programs without compromising the quality of their training. The curriculum is designed to train students to become scholars and independent thinkers.