Second Shift Part Time Lead Laboratory Technologist
This position is responsible for the execution of testing and quality control procedures following SOP's as assigned. Testing includes routine donor testing in large batches as well as component qualifications. This position is responsible for proper disposition of components based on test or QC results. This position also works with the Supervisor of Client testing to ensure appropriate test menus are completed and reported.
This position reports to the Laboratory Supervisors, Testing and QC and others as designated by the above.
* High complexity testing of donor blood samples with proper technique and documentation according to the procedures of the Rhode Island Blood Center including computer and physical quarantine. Carrying out all procedures in a reasonable time frame as determined by supervisory personnel. * Labeling of blood components including proper checking and documentation according to the procedures of the Rhode Island Blood Center Laboratory.* Performing and documenting quality control procedures on a regular schedule. Recognizing equipment malfunctions and evaluating need for adjustment for repairs. Notifying Quality Control Assistant Supervisor in writing of any equipment malfunctions or unacceptable quality control results, as established for reach quality control procedure.* Generating client reports for donor testing.* Preparing samples for outside testing.* Assist Supervisors in staff training and competency assessment.* Review and release test results.
Education and Experience Requirements
: 6 years BB, MT/MLS, or SBB (ASCP) certification. Must meet requirements for Testing Personnel for a Highly Complex Laboratory as described in the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act of 1988 and Supervisor as described in NYSDOH Clinical Laboratory Requirements.
This position is part time, second shift, 16 hours per week with every other weekend and holiday rotation required.