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Technical Specialist III

Job Description

Full-Time - Job number 09-149
Johnstown, PA
 
The position involves, but is not limited to, serological investigation of patient and donor samples, selection and procurement of antigen negative donor units, pretransfusion/compatibility testing, red blood cell freezing and deglycerolizing and telephone consultation for regional hospitals.
 
Bachelor’s degree in clinical laboratory science or equivalent required. 
MT(ASCP) certification or equivalent required.
Previous blood bank experience preferred.
Must possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral.  Must possess excellent interpersonal skills.  Ability to work rotating shifts, including weekends.  Ability to assume weekend and holiday on-call responsibilities, which will rotate with other Reference Laboratory staff, required.  Current valid driver's license required.