Cytogenetics, Medical Technologist, 3 Months Free Housing, Day Shift | Permanent |

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Position & Client Overview:

A large and very prestigious academic medical center in a picturesque part of central New Hampshire seeks a full time Cytogenetics Medical Technologist for day shift.

This is an excellent growth opportunity with an industry leader. It offers top pay, relocation assistance and sign-on bonuses. Their benefit package includes competitive health and wellness benefits such as health, dental, and life insurance, as well as long and short-term disability, earned time off/vacation time, pet insurance, retirement plans, tuition assistance, and more. Plus, this position boasts three months of free housing!

Enjoy the quiet everyday living of rural life with the cultural experience of a larger city. This area of New Hampshire has mild, sunny summers and cold, snowy winters making it ideal for year round outdoor activities. It’s equidistant to Boston and Burlington, Vermont, giving you access to so much entertainment, shopping, restaurants, large airports, and more.

This great career opportunity with an industry leader offers top pay, outstanding benefits, and relocation assistance.

Salary: $45,000-85,000

 

Job Summary:

Performs microscopic analysis for cytogenetic studies on biological specimens. Analyzes chromosomes for prenatal diagnosis, congenital birth defects, fertility problems and hematological disorders. Is responsible for harvesting cells, image analysis, and results reporting.

 

Skill Requirements:

  • Calibrate, operate, troubleshoot and maintain the equipment
  • Critical thinking skills to recognize problems and develop solutions or alternative approaches
  • Lab safety and infection prevention is of paramount importance

 

Job requirements include but not limited to:

  • Stain slides to make chromosomes visible for microscopy
  • Select or prepare specimens and media for cell cultures using aseptic techniques, knowledge of medium components, or cell nutritional requirements
  • Harvest cell cultures using substances such as mitotic arrestants, cell releasing agents, and cell fixatives
  • Examine chromosomes found in biological specimens to detect abnormalities
  • Recognize and report abnormalities in the color, size, shape, composition, or pattern of cells
  • Prepare biological specimens for chromosome examinations
  • Analyze chromosomes to aid diagnoses and treatments for genetic diseases. Maintain laboratory equipment. Input details of specimens into logs or computer systems

 

Education, Certification, & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a biological science
  • CG(ASCP) certification or eligible
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience

Must be legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.

HealthCare Connections, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, pregnancy, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or other protected status pursuant to law.

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