The Pathology Department is seeking a Laboratory Technologist to demonstrate proficiency in the technical work for the assigned area(s) of the Molecular Diagnostics Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Laboratory. This individual will perform and maintain competency in the complex Next Generation Sequencing assay/tasks according to established operational procedures under supervision.
Reviews requisitions, verifies accuracy of
corresponding specimens, and enters required data into LIMS for next-generation sequencing batch development
Assures the accuracy of all tests performed by adhering to the laboratory’s
Quality Control Standard Operating Procedures. Performs routine and
advanced equipment maintenance.
Prepares results for analysis and enters test results into the LIMS system
Work with laboratory supervisor, senior staff and the laboratory technical director to review/troubleshoot procedures and work assignments
Contributes to the upkeep and safety of the laboratory and equipment,
assures a clean, safe and adequately supplied work area.
Assist supervisor to keep up with JCAHO and NYS DOH requirements.
Responsible to maintain QC related documents.