Cornell Health, Ithaca, NY, is seeking a full-time, 11.5 month, Medical Technologist. A Medical Technologist (MT) position at the Ley Laboratory at Cornell Health Services is considered part of a larger health care team serving the medical needs of the Cornell University community. This is a rotating Generalist position working in all areas of the laboratory including but not limited to Chemistry, Microbiology, Hematology, Immunology, and Phlebotomy. This position will also operate and troubleshoot equipment, use computer for specimen accession, data entry, and information retrieval. Responsibilities include performing miscellaneous technical duties and general laboratory support functions as the need arises or is determined by the supervisor. This Medical Technologist will perform all duties with a constant sense of service to both internal customers (staff and colleagues of Cornell Health Services) and external customers (patients seeking health care), comply with all current NYS, CLIA, CDC, and all other regulations governing Ley Clinical Laboratory operations, and pursue continuing education in laboratory skills to maintain a current understanding of all areas of the laboratory.
Must complete 12 continuing education hours per year. Annual Health and Safety including confidentiality training is provided annually by Cornell Health Services. Must provide back-up to late technologist when needed. Assumes supervisory responsibilities when working alone. Must share Saturday Technologist rotation.
This position is OSHA category BBP2, TB2, ERG2. This position is not eligible for relocation assistance and does not provide visa sponsorship.
A Clinical Laboratory Technologist must have received an education, including a bachelor's degree, or higher, in clinical laboratory technology from a program registered by the department or determined by the department to be the substantial equivalent, or have received a bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry, or the physical sciences or the substantial equivalent and also have received an advanced certificate from an accredited clinical laboratory technology program or a program determined by the Department to be the substantial equivalent.
1-2 years experience or equivalent combination.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary and benefits.
Cornell Health, Ithaca, NY, is a fully accredited ambulatory care center with more than 200 employees, committed to providing integrated and culturally sensitive medical, mental health, health promotion and public health services for the diverse Cornell community. Cornell Health is nationally recognized for innovation and leadership in the development of integrated, cost-effective, and community-b...ased services and campus health initiatives.
Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose and contribute creative ideas to further the university's mission of teaching, discovery and engagement. With our main campus located in Ithaca, NY, Cornell's far-flung global presence includes the medical college's campuses on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and Doha, Qatar, as well as the Cornell Tech campus opening on Roosevelt Island in the heart of New York City.
We offer a rich array of services, programs and benefits to help employees advance in their career and enhance the quality of personal life, including employee wellness, workshops, childcare and adoption assistance, parental leave and flexible work options.