The Molecular Technologist II performs and interprets standard, complex and specialized genetic/genomic tests. The MT II has an understanding of the underlying scientific principles of laboratory as well as the technical, procedural, and problem-solving aspects. The MT II correlates abnormal laboratory data with pathologic states, determines validity of test results and need for additional investigation. The MT II has an understanding of quality control programs, and evaluates computer-generated data and troubleshoots problems. The MT II is able to participate in the introduction, investigation and implementation of new procedures and in the evaluation of new instruments. The MT II understands and enforces regulatory requirements and safety regulations. This position receives supervision of completed work activities from the supervisor.
Bachelors in Medical Technology or related field or combination of education and experience. (Required)
At least 1 year of experience in a clinical genomics laboratory. (Required)
Prior experience with next-generation sequencing, Sanger sequencing, chromosomal microarray. (Preferred)
Current national recognized certification (ASCP or equivalent). (Preferred)