Medical Technologist - Core Chemistry Lab

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450 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215

Medical Technologist

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Full time


The Chemistry Medical Technologist II is responsible for performing all tests using our current automated chemistry analyzers and manual test procedures with minimal supervision as required. In addition it requires the ability to make judgments from appropriate control data regarding the validity of analytical results, and the ability to serve as a reference for less experienced staff. The Technologist II must comply with all institute policies regarding the confidentiality of patient information and lawful use of any computerized patient data.

Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.


  • Maintain and troubleshoot all instrumentation.
  • Maintain all record keeping and Quality Control requirements related to all tests.
  • Assist in training of new personnel on laboratory instruments and procedures, information systems, and laboratory practices according to established guidelines.
  • All other duties as assigned.
  • Hours: Mon To Friday 5:30 am to 2:00 pm and rotate every fourth weekend.


  • AS, MLT (ASCP), BS, MT (ASCP), or nationally recognized equivalent preferred; degree must be in a clinical, physical, biological, or clinical laboratory science
  • Experience: 2 or more years clinical lab experience in chemistry.
  • Training in OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen Standard, Advanced Fire/Safety, Infection Control, and Departmental Safety is required annually.

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.

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