Development Technologist Career Opportunity at Mayo Clinic

Development Technologist - Pathology Job

Date: Nov 3, 2016

Location: Scottsdale , AZ, US

Description: Department: Department of Medicine and Pathology

A Life-Changing Career

Responsibilities: Responsible for developing, evaluating, and implementing new tests, methodologies, or products for the laboratory under the intellectual and scientific guidance of laboratory directors and staff consultants. Responsible for: 1) Improvement of existing methods or implementation of new technology of proven validity; 2) Maintaining complete and accurate documentation of data generated and work performed; 3) Organizing new method validation data, preparing data for publication and peer review, and participating in formal presentations within the institution; 4) Aiding in the investigation, installation, evaluation, and purchase of laboratory equipment, instrumentation, reagent systems, and other specialty items and: 5) Participating in the training of laboratory staff, residents, and students in principles of methods and application within the laboratory.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology, Science, or a related field. Minimum two years of laboratory experience including experience with immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization, immunofluorescence and molecular ancillary techniques in anatomic pathology laboratories.

Additional Qualifications: Excellent leadership, organizational, written and verbal communication, and problem-solving skills. Self-motivation and attention to detail. Ability to reproduce a reference method using available procedures without supervision. Demonstrated analytical and scientific competency with development and/or validation of lab techniques or procedures.

License or Certification: HT or HTL ASCP certification sought with qualifications in immunohistochemistry (QIHC) preferred.

Exemption Status: Exempt Compensation Detail: Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2,280.00, based on a full-time position. Hours/Pay Period: Full Time

Recruiter: Bud Harris

Why Mayo Clinic? Mayo Clinic provides the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 60,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”.

Site Description: 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 sixth 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.

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

Job Posting Category: Clinical Labs Job Posting Number: 74274BR

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix Nearest Secondary Market: Job Segment: Pathology, Medical, Patient Care, Medical Technology, Laboratory, Healthcare, Science