Clinical Lab Science - Medical Technologist - MT - Cellular Therapy



City
Phoenix
State
Arizona
Telecommute
No
Department
Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Why Mayo Clinic
At Mayo Clinic, we treat patients from all different backgrounds and we believe having a diverse team helps us complete our mission to support the needs of our patients. Our patients and teams are diverse in terms of backgrounds, skills, experiences and perspectives. We are dedicated to being an industry leader in growing a diverse and inclusive workforce that thrives at Mayo. If you would like support our mission, we invite you to consider applying for a Life Changing Career!
Position description
The Cellular Therapy Technologist will independently perform complex, highly specialized, and time-sensitive cell manipulation procedures on irreplaceable Human Cells, Tissues, and Cellular and Tissue-Based Products (HCT/P's). The technologist is responsible for aseptic handling of HCT/P’s during all phases of processing; performance of accurate and error-free calculations; maintenance of accurate and detailed documentation; adherence to specialized cleaning and gowning requirements; and for ensuring compliance with applicable regulations and standards, such as cGMP, cGTP, AABB, and FACT.
Qualifications
Bachelors of Science degree required.

*** You must provide a copy of your resume/CV AND an unofficial transcript demonstrating that you meet the requirements above with your application. If you are foreign trained, you are required to submit a detailed equivalency evaluation to include US equivalent degree. Applications that do not include this information will not be considered. ***

*** We are not able to sponsor visas for laboratory medicine positions ***

Additional qualifications
Minimum of two (2) years of experience in a cellular therapy laboratory setting; or a minimum of four (4) years of experience in clinical hematology or blood bank setting preferred. Bone marrow and/or stem cell processing, blood banking, hematology, cell culture and apheresis preferred. Experience with operation and troubleshooting of laboratory instrumentation preferred. Strong organizational skills and problem solving capabilities. Consistent ability to function under time constraints while multi-tasking in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to work closely with others and clearly communicate transitions in work processes. Exceptional mathematical skill, analytical skill, and technical dexterity. Ability to function in a cleanroom environment and sustain prolonged physical exertion.
License or certification
Certification from AMT or ASCP in Medical Technology, Med Lab Science or a related specialty, preferred.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $28.23 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:00 pm
On-call rotation
Weekend--occasional when on-call
Weekend schedule
On-call only as needed.
Site description
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the fifth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Category
Clinical Labs and Research
Career profile
Clinical Labs
Job posting number
141510BR
Recruiter
Frank Harris
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.