Medical Technologist
Philadelphia, PA
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Job Description

The Molecular & Genomic Pathology Laboratory at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is a fast paced lab with a comprehensive menu for molecular oncology and virology. The Lab provides cutting edge molecular assays for clinical diagnostics. Technologies employed include real-time PCR, fragment analysis, Sanger sequencing, and next generation sequencing.

Primary responsibility will be performing clinical molecular assays.

Operate diagnostic analytical equipment to generate reliable and timely laboratory results to facilitate patient care management.


Essential Functions

Perform laboratory analysis following documented procedures. Verify and report laboratory findings in a timely and accurate fashion. Follow all established regulations related to specimen processing, QC, lab safety, etc. Interacts with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the Hospital.


We are seeking a highly motivated medical technologist with 2 plus years of experience in a clinical lab, ideally in a lab performing PCR based molecular assays. Candidates with molecular biology MB ASCP certification will be preferred.

Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have 30,000 employees.


Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation's best in 10 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.


Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.

As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.

Job Type Full-time