1. Performs specialized laboratory tests and procedures in such areas as histology, cytology, cytogenics, medical technology, and histocompatibility. Records results. Interprets and analyzes results of test and procedures. 2. Tests for and ensures quality control of slides, specimens and cultures. Sets up, operates and maintains laboratory equipment. 3. Oversees and instructs support staff. Serves as a source of information on specialized laboratory techniques and equipment operation. 4. Prepares specimens, tissue, bodily fluid samples, and other matter for analysis and diagnosis using specialized laboratory techniques. 5. Stains and mounts slides, prepares specialized solutions and media; and cultures tissues. 6. Develops and modifies laboratory techniques and procedures. Orders and maintains inventory of supplies. May photograph specimens and other matter and develop film. 7. Performs additional functions incidental to laboratory activities.
Preferred Education: ASCP certification in MT, MLS, or MB
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: ASCP certification in MT, MLS, or MB
Posting Position Title: Clinical Technologist 2
Required Skill/ability 3: Well-developed communication skills, both written and oral, and the ability to work effectively and independently as a professional and function autonomously within programmatic guidelines.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Clinical Technologist 2
Required Skill/ability 1: DNA sequencing and analysis and interpretation of data. Lineage resulting for COVID-19 sequencing. CoPath and EPIC experience.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to analyze run data and assess quality to verify performance of COVID 19 sequencing clinical assay, and perform proficiency testing for assigned tests/equipment to maintain compliance with regulatory agencies.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven organizational and interpersonal skills. Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced, clinical care laboratory. Ability to adhere and follow all safety and HIPAA policies.
Six years of related work experience, four of them in the same job family at the next lower level, and high school level education; or four years of related work experience and an Associate's degree, or little or no work experience and a Bachelor's degree in a related field; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.