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Cytogenetic Lab Specialist - Molecular And Cytogenetics

Job ID: 7532
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Facility/Division: UNC Medical Center
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day Job

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Job Description

Description

Become part of an inclusive organization with over 40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.

Summary:
Provides daily technical supervision to work units within the Cytogenetics Laboratory. Serves as a resource and consultant to physicians and laboratory directors. Troubleshoots all technical problems associated with procedures. Assists the supervisor in ensuring complete compliance with all regulatory standards. Serves as lead in technology development and implementation. Serves as backup to supervisor regarding administrative issues


Responsibilities:
1. Collects and analyzes data to evaluate products, procedures, processes and laboratory or program needs.
2. Consults with healthcare providers and professionals regarding patient care and program issues.
3. Ensures compliance with regulatory guidelines. Establishes and reviews procedures and policies.
4. Monitors patient testing results, quality control, maintenance, troubleshooting, and management reports.
5. Monitors personnel performance, counsels employees and provides input into performance evaluations.
6. Provides input into budgetary process by identifying capital equipment needs and anticipating laboratory or program needs.
7. Provides leadership and guidance to co-workers.
8. Provides microscope analysis and molecular analysis, generating reports as necessary.
9. Teaches Clinical Laboratory Science students, Pathology residents and fellows and new employees


Other Information

Other information:
Education Requirements:
● Bachelor degree in Clinical Laboratory Science, Chemistry or biological science
Licensure/Certification Requirements:
● CG (ASCP) Board of Certification required
Professional Experience Requirements:
● If Bachelor degree in Clinical Laboratory Science or a chemistry or biological science and completion of a NACCLS accredited Cytogenetics program or completion of a Bachelor of Science in Diagnostic Genetic Sciences, three (3) years of experience required.
● If Bachelor degree in Clinical Laboratory Science or a chemistry or biological science, four (4) years of experience required.
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:


Job Details

Legal Employer: STATE

Entity: UNC Medical Center

Organization Unit: UNCH Molecular And Cytogenetics 

Work Type: Full Time

Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00

Work Schedule: Day Job

Location of Job: US:NC:Chapel Hill

Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: Yes



This is a State position employed by UNC Health Care System.
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