Laboratory Aide - Specimen Receiving - Part Time, Night Shift | Stony Brook University - Military Veterans

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Stony Brook, New York

Laboratory Aide - Specimen Receiving - Part Time, Night Shift - 2101301 Position Summary Laboratory Aides assist technicians and pathologists in a hospital clinical laboratory, a medical research laboratory or in a morgue by performing a variety of semi-skilled routine tasks and/or clerical duties under direction to assist medical staff in making or confirming diagnosis to assist research staff in their work. Duties of a Laboratory Aide may include the following but are not limited to: Accessions patient specimens utilizing the computer system and/or manual procedures. Records data into appropriate accession log books. Reviews all patient specimens received for proper labeling to ensure proper patient identification and appropriate sample type and size for test procedure. Processes and prepares patient specimens for analysis to include centrifugation, measurement of 24 hour urines, etc. Answers the telephone to provide information on availability of patient services, specimen collection requirements. Maintains records of laboratory reports as assigned and perform other clerical related duties. Learn the computer to obtain pertinent data and to report test results and generate orders, etc. Will be required to provide backup support in laboratory stat service and serve as a runner in transporting specimens. Adheres to all policies and protocols to ensure quality patient care and maintenance of safety rules and regulations. Will perform inventory control, stock shelves, and other related duties as assigned. Qualifications Required : No minimum education or experience requirements. Preferred : High School Diploma, Medical Terminology and prior hospital/lab experience preferred. Experience with Microsoft Office (Word/Excel/Powerpoint). Special Notes : Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application. Posting Overview : This position will remain posted until filled or for a maximum of 90 days. An initial review of all applicants will occur two weeks from the posting date. Candidates are advised on the application that for full consideration, applications must be received before the initial review date (which is within two weeks of the posting date). If within the initial review no candidate was selected to fill the position posted, additional applications will be considered for the posted position; however, the posting will close once a finalist is identified, and at minimal, two weeks after the initial posting date. Please note, that if no candidate were identified and hired within 90 days from initial posting, the posting would close for review, and possibly reposted at a later date. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises. All Hospital positions maybe subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary. This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair. This function/position maybe designated as "essential." This means that when the Hospital is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover, and continue operations at Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook University Hospital and related facilities. Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements: Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services* Complete electronic reference check with a minimum of three (3) professional references. Successfully complete a 5 panel drug screen* Successfully complete a Background Check investigation. Provide a copy of any required New York State license(s)/certificate(s). Failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer. *The hiring department will be responsible for any fee incurred for examination . _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws. If you need a disability-related accommodation, please call the University Office of Equity and Access at (631)632-6280. In accordance with the Title II Crime Awareness and Security Act a copy of our crime statistics can be viewed here . Visit our WHY WORK HERE page to learn about the total rewards we offer. Official Job Title: Laboratory Aide Job Field: Laboratory Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook Department/Hiring Area: Laboratory - Specimen Receiving-Stony Brook University Hospital Schedule: Part-time Shift: Night Shift Shift Hours: Fri, Sat 11pm-7:30am, every other Thursday 11pm-7:30am Pass Days: Mon, Tue, Wed, Sun Posting Start Date: Jun 4, 2021 Posting End Date: Jun 19, 2021, 3:59:00 AM Salary: As per civil service guidelines Salary Grade: SG5

Stony Brook, New York

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