Job Title:
Med Lab Tech-Testing
Job ID:
James Cancer Hospital/CCC
CytoGenetics Lab
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Position summary

Med Lab Tech-Testing (Job Opening 441526) - SCOPE OF POSITION
The Cytogenetics Laboratory provides fluorescent in situ hybridization and cytogenetic testing on inpatient and outpatient specimens received from the OSU Medical Center, and other local, state, and out-of-state hospitals and physicians. The laboratory also provides training for residents, medical students, and medical technology students. The laboratory is staffed from 6:30 am to 7:00 pm weekdays and 8:00 am to 4:30 pm on Saturdays. Hours may vary according to workflow and holidays.

This Medical Lab Technician assists with the daily workload of the lab. The laboratory testing responsibilities include many phases of cytogenetic testing including set-up and culturing of specimens, harvesting, slide making, and banding (staining) the prepared slides. The Medical Lab Technician is responsible for the technical quality of tests performed. This tech participates in performing preventive maintenance and quality control under the supervision of the Cytogenetic Technologists, Lead Technologists, and Lab Manager.

Education and experience

Associate's degree with MLT (ASCP) certification or equivalent biological sciences education and experience. Experience in hospital laboratory desired.