The Manhattan, NY Veterans Affairs Medical Center is recruiting full & part-time Microbiology & General Medical Technologists to care for our Nation’s Heroes! You will develop, perform, evaluate, interpret, correlate and validate the accuracy of laboratory procedures and results. Testing is performed on a variety of biological specimens using manual or automated techniques and require a broad exercise of independent judgment and responsibility with minimal technical supervision. Work is performed in a variety of laboratory disciplines, such as bacteriology, chemistry (including immunoassay and toxicology), coagulation, hematology, immunology, immunohematology (blood banking), and urinalysis. Core Lab positions are full-time: days and evenings; part-time: evenings and weekends. Microbiology positions are full-time: evening shift; part-time: evenings and weekends. Shift differential for off tours!
One-year microbiology bench experience is highly preferred. Requires bachelor’s degree and national certification (MT(ASCP), MLS(ASCP), or MT(AMT). US citizenship required.
We offer the following benefits to both full & part-timers:
Scheduled salary increases!
Generous paid vacation and sick time!
10 Federal holidays!
Federal Retirement Plan!
Separate 401K with partial agency match!
Health, Dental & Vision Insurance!
Shift differential; holiday pay!
Enjoy a learning environment that delivers state-of-the-art medicine using some of the most advanced medical technologies in the Nation.
Bachelor's degree and Medical Technologist certification from ASCP or similar national body.
Additional Salary Information: New salary rates in effect! Shift differential for off tours.
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About NY(Manhattan) Veterans Affairs Medical Center
More than 6.3 million Veterans and their families turn to us for care every year, and it is our duty to provide them with the best health care available. Our team of 250,000 full-time employees and 90,000 health professional trainees work together on interdisciplinary care teams to deliver critical services to our Nation’s Veterans. From Iraqi Freedom service members to those who survived WWII, our Veterans need us. We renewed our focus on increasing access to care by beginning one of our largest hiring initiatives ever. With challenging cases and advanced equipment, VA offers careers for physicians and nurses at all acuity levels, from primary care to subspecialties. Our interdisciplinary careers offer growth opportunities for mental health and rehabilitative service providers.