ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK · DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: SURGERY - CARDIOTHORACIC Job Title: TH OPEN HEART PERFUSIONIST/HRLY
Professional  Rank: SL-5 Descriptive Title: TH OPEN HEART PERFUSIONIST/HRLY
Salary Range: $29.51-$60.28 Line Number: Line# 53015
Additional Position Information: This is a repost. Hourly position. Hours of work: variable; Days of week: variable; Hours per week variable. Be available for on-call request.
Brief Description of Duties:
The Open Heart Perfusonist will be responsible for setting up apparatus for adult open heart procedure and perform perfusion during procedure. Administer blood, IV solution, medications to the patient during and throughout the CPB procedure. Order blood products as well as keep abreast of any of the patient's needs while on CPB. Draw specimens for ACT, Blood gases as well as for heparin neutralization. Review all pertient lab results before procedure. Know how to use and trouble shoot all physiology and monitoring equipment. Be available for on-call, if required.

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: Certification in Cardiovascular Perfusion. Experience in clinical perfusion, ECMO, IABP support, cell server, VAD. PREFERRED: Master's degree in Medical Sciences. At least five years of on-the-job related experience of which two years should be at in a supervisory/administrative capacity.
Posting ID: 13973 Ref #: B/PR-53015-16
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( TH OPEN HEART PERFUSIONIST/HRLY ), Line( 53015 ) and PostingID( 13973 )
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.