HLA Technologist I - Surgery - Abdominal Transplant Center (90004077)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7081275 (Ref:7833-en_US)

Posted: July 16, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Purpose

Performs laboratory testing for the purpose of evaluating the immune status of transplant patient candidates before and after transplantation. Additionally, these tests lead to the matching of donor organs and patient transplant recipients.

Job Duties

  • Performs various clinical lab tests, quality control, and maintenance procedures in the laboratory.
  • Performs / manages sample processing and maintain work flow.
  • Cleans and Maintains Lab Bench and Computer Analysis work spaces.
  • Maintains patient records and results documentation.
  • Utilizes computer appropriately for entry of patient inquiry, specimen inquiry, test results, and quality control.
  • Performs reagent inventory, ordering, and quality control.
  • Attends continuing education programs and maintains current knowledge in the field.
  • Attends all mandatory programs on Universal Precautions, Disaster Plan, Electrical and Fire Safety, Chemical Hygiene Plan, Environment Safety, Biosafety and Hazard Communication Program.
  • Maintains compliance with wearing PPE and OHSA guidelines.
  • Participates in the laboratory’s on-call rotation (24/7) for the histocompatibility testing of all deceased donors.
  • Performs, understands, communicates, and complies with standard and conditions set by various governmental and accrediting agencies including CAP, CMS, ASHI and CLIA.
  • Shift will be from 3pm - 12am or 5pm - 2am.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Biological Science or a related field. Four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • No experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • One year experience in any area of clinical laboratory medicine.

Other

  • Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds constantly and/or a negligible amount constantly to move objects.
  • This position includes work involving potentially hazardous chemical or biological agents.

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

 7833

CA 



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.


Apply Now

Please mention to the employer that you saw this ad on Sciencejobs.org

More Info

Job posting number:#7081275 (Ref:7833-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
Houston,Texas
United States
More jobs from this employer
Institution Website