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Medical Laboratory Technologist - Cytogenetics

AUBMC

2 - 3 years Lebanon - Lebanon

MBBS(Medicine). Any Nationality


, Posted on May 16, 2018 1 Opening

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The Cytogenetics has an opening for the position of Medical
Laboratory Technologist - Cytogenetics in grade 9 starting at a salary of
LBP 1,164,405.- per month . Since this provides an opportunity for PROMOTION
from within, kindly circulate this information and/or post it in your area of
jurisdiction so that those interested and having the minimum qualifications may
apply.
Basic Functions
Under general supervision, the medical
technologist performs routine to moderately complex cytogenetics procedures
including but not limited to culturing, harvesting, slide making, banding,
microscopic analysis and photomicroscopy in a prompt accurate manner to provide
the most accurate diagnosis of patient diseases according to established
procedures. In addition to molecular experience including sample and genomic
material processing, DNA amplification such as polymerase chain reaction and
other related techniques. Assists in the application of accreditation
requirements, safety regulations and equipment maintenance.
Support the
mission and vision of the American University of Beirut Medical Center and that
of the Department.
Minimum Requirements
• Work Schedule: Shift rotation basis
• Demonstrate basic knowledge and ability to interact with laboratory information system (LIS) and/or hospital information system (HIS) computer functions as it relates to the testing and reporting area
• Bachelor s Degree in Medical Lab Technology or equivalent degree. Master's Degree in Molecular Genetics is preferred.
• Working experience in Molecular &/ Cytogenetics Lab is preferred.
• Strong command of Arabic and English (IET score =/> 500).
Interested applicants are invited to register/login and complete the online application and apply to the vacancy prior to May 28 2018 on the following link: http://www1.aubmc.org.lb/hremp/
For Internal Applicants: In addition to the updated C.V., a letter of intent should be addressed to the Human Resources Department with a copy to the concerned Supervisor(s).
Within the framework of Lebanese Law, the American University of Beirut is an equal opportunity employer.
Job Summary
Under general supervision, the medical
technologist performs routine to moderately complex cytogenetics procedures
including but not limited to culturing, harvesting, slide making, banding,
microscopic analysis and photomicroscopy in a prompt accurate manner to provide
the most accurate diagnosis of patient diseases according to established
procedures. In addition to molecular experience including sample and genomic
material processing, DNA amplification such as polymerase chain reaction and
other related techniques. Assists in the application of accreditation
requirements, safety regulations and equipment maintenance.
Support the
mission and vision of the American University of Beirut Medical Center and that
of the Department.
Essential Functions / Task Groups
Data Entry & Specimen Receipt:
• Ensure specimen integrity by adhering to the laboratory s procedures
• Follow laboratory procedures for specimen handling and processing, test
analysis, reporting and maintaining records of patient results
• Ensure relevant information is on the requisition received with the test
request
• Utilize job knowledge, judgment and problem solving skills to ensure
quality by following established policies and procedures for quality control
performance, quality assurance documentation, and safety
• Demonstrate a willingness to participate in statistical data gathering and
reporting
Testing Management:
• Exhibit basic knowledge of professional ethics, and standard Laboratory
practices throughout pre-analytical, analytical and post analytical
performance
• Prepare specimens for analysis, e.g., centrifuging, aliquoting, preserving
• Perform routine to moderately complex cytogenetics procedures including
but not limited to culturing, harvesting, slide making, banding, microscopic
analysis and photomicroscopy
• Perform routine molecular procedures including but not limited to sample
and genomic material processing, DNA amplification such as polymerase chain
reaction
• Operate & troubleshoot test systems (pre-analytical, analytical, and
post analytical)
• Recognize the relationship between analyses, diagnoses, clinical
information and treatment
• Follow the established guidelines and protocols for test reporting and
procedures, e.g. reporting of critical values with compliance to read back
policy, proper reporting of stat values, recognition and reviewing of
departmental testing logs for completeness of testing requests
• Identify problems which may adversely affect test performance or reporting
of test results and take appropriate action including supervisory notification
if indicated
• Recognize and resolve out of control scenarios by following established
protocols
• Recognize and investigate the adverse effects of lab procedures according
to established protocol and initiate follow-up action as required
• Initiate follow-up procedures where necessary for patient well-being
before reporting results
• Take ownership of assignments and demonstrate concern about the result
• Perform competency and proficiency challenges in a timely and acceptable
manner
• Apply health and safety measures at all times to ensure the safety and
protection of patients, colleagues, self and the environment
• Follow all safety, infection control and blood borne pathogen guidelines
• Participate in laboratory quality assurance programs
• Communicate information regarding laboratory analyses to clients in an
appropriate manner
• Practice effective communication with colleagues, patients, students,
clients, and other health professionals while maintaining a professional
attitude
Equipment and Supplies Management:
• Perform and document scheduled and unscheduled preventive maintenance
• Operate general laboratory equipment, including but not limited to:
telephones, computers, keyboards, automated analyzers, centrifuges,
microscopes, manual and automated pipettes
• Responsible for the performance and completion of defined equipment and
instrument maintenance documents
• Follow the recommended manufacturer and/or department defined instrument
set up procedures prior to testing


Industry Type : Education / Training / Teaching / Academics
Functional Area : Doctor / Nurse / Paramedics / Hospital Technicians / Medical Research

Desired Candidate Profile

Knowledge:
Basic knowledge of
medical terminology
Basic knowledge of laboratory safety and infection
control procedures and practices including standard precautions and hazardous
chemical handling
Education:
Minimum Education: Bachelor s Degree in
Medical Lab Technology or equivalent degree
Preferred Education: Master's
Degree in Molecular Genetics
Experience:
Preferred Experience:
Working experience in Molecular &/ Cytogenetics Lab
Languages:
Minimum Languages: Arabic and English (IET score >/= 500)
Computer Skills:
Demonstrate basic knowledge and ability to interact
with laboratory information system (LIS) and/or hospital information system
(HIS) computer functions as it relates to the testing and reporting area
Impact of Actions / Decisions
Error in conducting test analyses or
in reviewing work would probably be caught by review within the laboratory or by
review of test results and reports. However, not all work is technically checked
so unreliable results may cause material or financial loss and may affect the
diagnosis of the patient and consequently on the treatment and the quality of
patient care reflecting adversely the laboratory
Accurate work
performed facilitates the work of others within the immediate organizational
unit and provide timely services
Job Structure
Apply general rules to specific problems
to produce answers that make sense.
Identify or detect a known pattern that
is hidden in other disctracting material.
Managerial / Supervisory Responsibility

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