Technical Specialist II

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Job Location: 
Philadelphia, PA
Commensurate on experience
Job Description: 

To perform and report various laboratory tests prescribed by physicians. Has advanced experience and or laboratory training that give this candidate the ability (advanced tech skill inventory) to perform this service in multiple or highly specialized sections of the laboratory as assigned. At the direction of the Director and Supervisor, leads projects for procedure development, product evaluation, quality monitors, regulatory compliance and other technical duties. Prepares policy and procedure manual drafts.


M.T., (ASCP), (NCA). Or related specialty certification preferred
B.S. in Medical Technology or other science related fields. A minimum of 5-7 years of experience. A demonstrated mastery of advanced tech skills inventory.
• Exhibits the ability to work with computer programs and computer controlled equipment,
• Exhibits the ability to handle and interpret data, multitask, and maintains confidential material.
• Exhibits good laboratory technique and safety practices.
• Exhibits good communication, technical and organizational skills.
• Experience and/or training in multiple laboratory sections and high complexity testing (advanced tech skill inventory)
• Exhibits the ability interpret scientific literature & regulatory compliance and apply to laboratory policy & procedure improvement or development
• Exhibits the ability to lead scientific projects towards procedure establishment and write regulatory compliant policy & procedures.

All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for its patients, family members, visitors and employees. In an effort to achieve this goal, employment at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, other than for positions with regularly scheduled hours in New Jersey, is contingent upon an attestation that the job applicant does not use tobacco products or nicotine in any form and a negative nicotine screen (the latter occurs after a job offer).

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability or veteran status.

Contact Information: 

To inquire about the position please contact Rachel Bunchkowski at, or apply at:

About Our Organization: 

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia was founded in 1855 as the nation's first pediatric hospital. Through its long-standing commitment to providing exceptional patient care, training new generations of pediatric healthcare professionals and pioneering major research initiatives, Children’s Hospital has fostered many discoveries that have benefited children worldwide. Its pediatric research program is among the largest in the country, ranking third in National Institutes of Health funding. In addition, its unique family-centered care and public service programs have brought the 460-bed hospital recognition as a leading advocate for children and adolescents.