MSK is looking for an Infection Control Technician to join our Infection Control Department!
Collect and maintain a library of organisms necessary for molecular testing; records data and enter into database.
Perform basic molecular diagnostic techniques. Self direct scheduling for analyses to be performed each day.
Maintain laboratory equipment in proper working order. Follow departmental guidelines for equipment operation and maintenance of verification for each test performed and report any mechanical failures or repairs needed. Maintain inventory of supplies at appropriate levels.
Comply with all rules and regulations of the center, the department, and Federal, State and City regulatory agencies.
Attend in-services education meetings, seminars and conferences as required. Keep up to date on medical literature of molecular diagnostics, skill, and areas of interest.
Perform special projects and other jobs related duties as assigned.
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.
Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.
Able to hold yourself and others accountable in order to achieve goals and live up to commitments.
Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals.
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.
Approachable someone who is comfortable with diverse groups of people and able to make others comfortable with you.
Bachelor's Degree in a science related field plus experience in biology related role preferred
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.