Genomic Technologist II (FT) Lab-Molecular Pathology (Lebanon, NH) at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Posted in General Business 23 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Lebanon, New Hampshire





Job Description:

Responsible for performing all assays done in
Clinical Genomics and Advanced Technology labs including Molecular Pathology
and Cytogenetics with accuracy and efficiency.

 

This is a full-time, 40-hour per week, day
shift position.

 

Responsibilities:
a listing of the key responsibilities:


  1. For
    Molecular Pathology: can perform and train on a variety of genomics testing
    including but not limited to nucleic acid isolation, PCR (end point, real-time,
    droplet digital), chromosome microarray, molecular infectious disease testing,
    Sanger sequencing, Next Generation Sequencing, RFLP, and familiarity with
    molecular automated platforms.

  2. For
    Cytogenetics: can perform and train on a variety of genomics testing including,
    but not limited to cell culture, cell harvest, karyotype analysis, Fluorescence
    in situ Hybridization (FISH),
    epifluorescence microscopy analysis, and chromosome microarray (CMA).

  3. Participates
    in validation of clinical testing and development of new clinical assays to be
    run in the Clinical Genomics and Advanced Technology Lab.

  4. Maintains
    quality control/quality assurance as designated by the genomics Lead.

  5. Analyzes,
    reports, and troubleshoots data generated from clinical genomics technologies
    and assays such as but not limited to NGS, PCR, FISH, karyotyping, RFLP
    analysis.

  6. Has
    proficiency in both LIS and EMR.

  7. Communicates
    well in oral and written fashion.

  8. Writes
    and reviews all applicable laboratory SOPs.

  9. Responsible
    for analysis of clinical testing proficiency samples to be reported to
    regulatory agencies (i.e., CAP Surveys).

  10. Performs
    other duties as required or assigned.



Minimum
Qualifications:


  • Bachelors in a genomic related science,
    with a strong academic record.  A minimum
    of 2 years of experience in clinical genomics or a related field required.

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with
    multiple clinical genomics platforms (as outlined above).

  • Moderate proficiency in Microsoft Excel,
    Microsoft PowerPoint, and Microsoft Word.

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with
    various QC principles and analysis in a clinical laboratory (ex. CLSI
    Standards).

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with
    routine and preventative maintenance, operation, and troubleshooting for
    technical and software related issues.

  • Detail-oriented, well-organized.

  • Advanced written and verbal
    communication.

 

Required
Licensure/Certification Skills:


  • ASCP (MB) required for Molecular
    Pathology

  • ASCP (CG) required for Cytogenetics