Lead Technologist (Nights/Full-Time)
Company: RWJBarnabas Health
Posted on: January 12, 2022
Lead Technologist (Nights/Full-Time)Req #:0000065564
Category:Laboratory and Medical Technologist
Facility:Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
Lab Quest, 201 LYONS AVENUE, NEWARK, NJ 07112-2027
First established in 1901, Newark Beth Israel Medical Centeris a
665-bed quaternary care, teaching hospital that provides
comprehensive health care for the region. Staffed with more than
800 physicians, 3200 employees, and 150 volunteers, our hospital is
ready to provide you and your family with the quality care you
At Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, we are committed to quality
and excellence in patient care. Our goal is to exceed your
expectations and to provide you with an environment that is
conducive to healing and promotes patient safety. The Newark Beth
Israel Medical Center management and staff abide by the philosophy
that all patients are to be treated with respect, dignity, and
Responsibilities:We are currently looking for a Lead Medical
Technologist to facilitate team processes. The incumbent will do so
by working in collaboration with team members to ensure that tasks
are completed and team priorities, goals, needs, and achievements
are coordinated with department management. The incumbent will
utilize the Laboratory Information System, as well as be
responsible and accountable for the following duties.
+ Prepare reports; maintain records, and administrative
+ Coordinate and present work-related information to
+ Research qualitative and quantitative methods in the laboratory
+ Conduct studies and recommend changes to correct deficiencies and
improve designs workflow to accomplish objectives.
+ Coordinate training in the methods and techniques of the
+ Write and revise all Standard Operating Procedure manuals in
+ Review all results in section (including results from off-hour
and weekend shift(s) for correctness as required by CAP, direct
involved technicians/technologists in the correction of errors, and
notify attending physicians as appropriate.
+ Responsible as a primary source of information for maintaining
+ Ensure compliance with rules and regulations of assorted
regulatory agencies such as CAP, JCAHO, AABB, and OSHA. Coordinate
Quality Control activities with the Lab Director.
+ Generate laboratory results into the laboratory computer system;
Edit and verify the results recorded.
+ Evaluate the validity of data in relation to the test system and
assay procedures; correlates quantitative data with patient data to
+ Perform additional tests to clarify or confirm abnormal patient
results; recognize abnormal results which require immediate
attention by the physician and report them directly.
+ Have the ability to work variable shifts as needed.
+ Perform related duties, as assigned.
+ Bachelors, Masters or Doctorate in clinical laboratory science,
chemical, physical or biological Sciences, OR meets NJ Sanitary
Code Chapter 44, Chapter IV, 8:44-2.6 Technologist
+ MLT or MT (ASCP)
+ 2 years of clinical lab experience
+ Previous Lead Tech experience preferred.
+ Intermediate computer skills, excellent organizational,
communication, and interpersonal skills.
+ Ability to work variable shifts as needed.
+ Advanced in your knowledge of the concepts, principles, and
practices of medical technology to perform the full range of duties
involved in planning, coordinating, and evaluating laboratory
+ Aware of quality management standards.
+ Knowledgeable of accrediting agencies and regulatory requirements
pertaining to laboratory operations.
+ Familiar with statistical evaluation and analysis.
+ Apt in laboratory quality control/assurance policies, procedures,
and principles, as well as safety practices and regulations.
+ Customer service-oriented.
RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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