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Rush University Medical Center Medical Technologist 1 in Chicago, Illinois

Job Title:

Medical Technologist 1


RML Genetics Lab




Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)



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Job Description:

Rush University Medical Center is one of the country's leading medical centers pushing the boundaries of healthcare services with innovative, compassionate, and accountable team members. Are you ready to challenge and grow your skills, contribute to providing top quality patient care, and enhance your career? Rush is a diverse and inclusive culture, and offers a competitive salary, and a valuable compensation package including health, dental and vision benefits, retirement, health savings accounts, and tuition assistance to invest in your future.

Opportunity to work in a full service and higher complexity Cytogenetics Laboratory.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Performing tissue culture, banding and karyotype analysis of peripheral blood, bone marrow, solid tumor and products of conception samples.

  • Culture and harvest specimens in preparation for chromosome analysis.

  • Preparing specimens for FISH.

Position Qualifications Include:

  • Bachelor's degree in a biological science required

  • Experience in a full-service cytogenetic laboratory preferred.

  • CG(ASCP)certification or eligibility is preferred

  • Experience in clinical cytogenetics and/or molecular diagnostics preferred.

Company Highlights:

  • Rush University Medical Center was recently ranked among the top 25 hospitals in the US by Newsweek.

  • Rush is an academic health system comprising Rush University Medical Center, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital.

  • For the 11th consecutive year, Rush has been named a leader in LGBT health care equality in the Healthcare Equality Index (HEI) report.

  • Rush offers a competitive salary, and valuable healthy living benefits including: health, dental and vision to help you maintain and improve your health. Rush also offers several ways to invest in your future.

Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.