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This position performs routine and complex laboratory testing using manual and automated methods and procedures useful in patient diagnosis and treatment.
General Description: The H&I Clinical Laboratory services the needs of all local solid organ and bone marrow transplant programs in Salt Lake City. By applying the principles of immunology and immunogenetics, tissue typing and compatibility matching procedures are utilized for identification of the ideal donor for each transplant candidate. Position offers Mon-Fri (days) workdays, an academic environment, applied research, a teamwork atmosphere, and is patient focused.
Responsibilities: Perform transplant related histocompatibility testing, including molecular (SSO and NGS) assays, donor crossmatching and antibody screening using Luminex and flow cytometry procedures. Once trained, position will require on-call rotation with other technologists. Technologist must be able to work independently and be capable of making critical decisions on clinical organ transplant allocation and effectively troubleshoot technical problems.
Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.