Histocompatibility Technologist I Job
UTMB Health - Galveston, TX

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Job Title: Histocompatibility Technologist I
Job ID: 31490
Location: Galveston
Business Unit: HOSPT
Full/Part Time: Full-Time (40 hours)
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Min Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in biological sciences or equivalent in related field and one year of related experience, including Laboratory or Phlebotomy experience.

Job Description:
To provide technical skills necessary to perform histocompatibility testing for transplantation and disease associations.

Work Schedule

Monday-Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Salary Range

From $40,320 To $60,480 Annually, commensurate with experience.

This position is a BAND CODE: PC14

Specific Job Related Duties

Performs histocompatibility testing for transplantation and disease associations.
Assures accuracy of results and reports to transplant surgeon and other appropriate personnel.
Evaluates immunocompetency of transplant patient prior to and following procedure when necessary.
Coordinates donor/recipient information and status with transplant team.
Maintains complete records of transplant patients.
Prepares and enters test data and results into computer.
Participates in quality control and safety procedures.
Assists in evaluating laboratory services and procedures and makes recommendations.
Assist in the development of new testing procedures and techniques.
Adheres to internal controls established for department.
Draws blood from normal control subjects as necessary and conducts specialized blood tests to determine antibody level of transplant recipients.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution which proudly values diversity. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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