Histocompatibility Technologist

Location
Birmingham, Alabama (US)
Salary
$20.48 - $32.11
Posted
31 May 2019
End of advertisement period
29 Jul 2019
Ref
T62037
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Under close supervision of at least one (1) year, to train in theory and methodology of HLA to be able to perform the high complexity technical assays necessary to determine MHC compatibility of transplant recipients and donors according to defined laboratory protocols. To be able to perform all testing exhibiting a clear understanding of the principles of the assays being performed; recognizing unusual or atypical results and the urgency in timely reporting of results. To consult supervisor as needed.

Salary Range: $20.48 - $32.11

Bachelor's degree in a chemical, physical, biological or clinical science field required. Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement. Must obtain certification as a Certified Histocompatibility Technologist (CHT(ABHI)) by the American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ABHI) within two (2) years of date of hire into position.