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Advanced Staff Technologist Generalist Job in WEST HAVEN, CT

Advanced Staff Technologist Generalist Job in WEST HAVEN, CT

Vacancy No. Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $62,500.00 to $81,254.00 Grade 10 to 10
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 12/15/2017 Close Date 6/15/2018
Who may apply Public

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  • Open & closing dates

    12/15/2017 to 06/15/2018

  • Salary

    $62,500 to $81,254 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 10

  • Work schedule


  • Appointment type



1 vacancy in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed


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    OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise - "To care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow, and his orphan" - by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?

    VA Connecticut Healthcare System was officially formed in 1995. We serve veterans in Connecticut and southern New England. The West Haven facility is a tertiary care facility classified as a Clinical Referral Level I Facility. It is a teaching hospital, providing a full range of patient care services, with state-of-the-art technology and a renowned research program. Comprehensive health care is provided through primary, acute, tertiary and long-term care in areas of medicine, surgery, psychiatry, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neurology, oncology, dentistry, geriatrics and extended care. Newington is an ambulatory care center that provides primary and specialty care. In addition to our main campuses, we operate six community-based primary care centers throughout the state.

    ***This position will be open for 6 months or until filled. Applications will be reviewed on a weekly basis.***

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    VA Connecticut is seeking a full-time Advanced Staff Technologist in the Path and Lab Service. This position will be filled at the West Haven campus of VACT Healthcare System. The incumbent serves as a Generalist Medical Technologist, performing procedures in Blood Bank, Chemistry, Hematology, Coagulation, Urinalysis, Microbiology and Specimen Processing. They may work independently in one or more departments. They must be able to act as the Lead Technologist in any or all of the areas as needed. Duties include but are not limited to:

    • Performs complex laboratory functions
    • Serves as the primary operator on new test systems
    • Maintains operations including preventive maintenance and training of technicians and technologists on the operation of the new test systems
    • Assists in writing procedures and other documents as directed
    • Provides technical training and guidance to students, residents, staff and other employees
    • Recommends updated guidelines and policies in compliance with regulatory requirements for non-routine or complex assignments
    • Maintains knowledge of current medical technology principles and procedures by attendance and/or participation in continuing education programs and/or by reading relevant journals
    • Assists the supervisor in technical phases of the organizational level on various aspects of the specialized testing including appropriateness that takes into consideration clinical context
    • Attends training for complex analytical instruments and is responsible for training employees in its operation
    • Provides essential and emergency laboratory coverage at any time, day or night
    Work Schedule: Monday-Friday/ Midnight- 8:30am with rotating weekend and holiday coverage
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - The incumbent may be required to occasionally travel to the Newington campus to provide coverage

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/486589800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.

Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.

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