ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK · DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: CLINICAL LABS/TRANSPLANT Job Title: TH CLIN LAB TECH III
Professional  Rank: SL-2 Descriptive Title: TH CLIN LAB TECH III
Salary Range: $39,403.00-$83,507.00+$3,026.00* Line Number: Line# 52962
Additional Position Information: * Represents Location Pay for full-time appointees. Hours of work: Variable; Days of week: Variable; Hours per week: 37.5 THIS POSITION IS A REPOST
Brief Description of Duties:
Participate in the 24 hour coverage of the Transplant Laboratories. Responsible for the performance of all phases of Histocompatibility testing, including but not limited to cross-matching; serologic, cellular, and DNA determination of lymphocyte compatibility for organ and tissue transplantation. Phenotyping of T and B lymphocytes including cell surface markers. Preparation of deceased and live donor and recipient lymphocytes ffor cross-match and HLA typing by DNA. Detection and identification of anti-donor antibodies by Luminex technology. Oncall/recall for emergency services. Participate and storage of cells, sera and reagents, rate-controlled freezing (liquid nitrogen) of cells and proper disposal of used material and waste. Phlebotomy Documentation, interpretation, management, reporting and recording data.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION

All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED: B.S. degree in Biological/Chemical sciences. NY State Department of Education Medical Laboratory Technologist License. PREFERRED: 5 years of laboratory experience. Experience in HLA typing by serology and DNA methods and Flow Cytometry.
Posting ID: 14626 Ref #: B/PR-52962-17
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( TH CLIN LAB TECH III ), Line( 52962 ) and PostingID( 14626 )
The Employment Office
M.S.C.  1194
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11203  ( email: careers@downstate.edu )

Closing date for receipt of applications:

Internal Consideration Program: Open Until Filled Off-campus recruitment: Open Until Filled

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familiar status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or criminal conviction.