CUNY College Laboratory Technician - Radiologic Technology in Queens, New York

GENERAL DUTIES

Performs highly-skilled laboratory functions and other technical duties in support of coursework.

  • Sets up, maintains, and organizes student laboratories

  • Assists students with setting up experiments and other learning exercises, and with the use of equipment and materials

  • Maintains appropriate safety and hygiene standards

  • Maintains required documentation related to laboratory activities

  • Manages equipment and materials inventories.

Job Title Name: College Laboratory Technician

CONTRACT TITLE

College Laboratory Technician

FLSA

Non-exempt

CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION

LaGuardia Community College, located in Long Island City, Queens, educates more than 50,000 New Yorkers annually through degree, certificate, and continuing education programs. Our guiding principle "Dare to Do More" reflects our belief in the transformative power of education—not just for individuals, but for our community and our country—creating pathways for achievement and safeguarding the middle class. LaGuardia is a national voice on behalf of community colleges, where half of all US college students study. Part of the City University of New York (CUNY), the College reflects the legacy of our namesake, Fiorello H. LaGuardia, the former NYC mayor beloved for his championing the underserved. Since our doors opened in 1971, our programs regularly become national models for pushing boundaries to give people of all backgrounds access to a high quality, affordable college education. We invite you to join us in imagining what our students, our community, and our country can become.

For more information about LaGuardia, visit our website - www.LaGuardia.edu to learn more.

Reporting to the Director in the Health Sciences Department, the candidate will be responsIble for the operational coordination of the Radiologic Technology Program. Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Assists with the maintenance, repair, and use of radiological equipment and technology.

  • Coordinates the preparation of and assistance during teaching laboratories.

  • Assists with the purchasing and inventory of supplies needed for the department.

  • Assists with compliance with all federal, state, and local government regulatory agencies as they relate to the operation of the program.

  • Maintains required records,documentations, and manuals for the program.

  • Coordinates the use of the resource room.

  • Maintains updated program resources to support instruction; provide reviews and learning reinforcement on program specific essential skills with clinical phase students.

  • Assists with extracurricular student activities such as the Radiologic Technology Student Club as required for competency by licensing organizations for students' training eligibility in taking the licensed examination.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

High School Diploma with a minimum of four years' related experience. Additional education may be used to meet the experience requirement: an Associate degree may be substituted for two years experience, and a Bachelor's degree may be substituted for four years experience.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Licensed Radiologic Technologist with the American Regisrty of Radiologist Technologist (ARRT) and New York Department of Health (NYDOH) and a minimum of four years' related experience.

  • Current registration in AART and NYDOH as a radiologic technologist and a graduate of a national or regional accreditation as recognized by the ARRT.

  • Minimum of two years' experience as a radiologic technologist/laboratory technician; one year of supervisory experience.

  • Additional related certifications preferred.

  • Knowledge of modern computer programs; proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe, and Blackboard.

  • Working knowledge of software, technology and accessories used in the radiologic technology field.

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills; the ability to work as part of a team and cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

  • Experience with organizational tasks, computerized record keeping, controlled drugs and inventory.

  • Evidence of continued, appropriate professional development.

  • Flexible work hours required.

COMPENSATION

Commensurate with education and experience

BENEFITS

CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.

HOW TO APPLY

Applications should be submitted on-line as follows: 1. Log in to CUNY Portal at www.cuny.edu 2. Navigate to the Employment section and click on "Search Job Postings" 3. Search by Job Opening ID number 4. Click on the Apply Now button

Current users of the site should access their established accounts; new users should click on the appropriate link to register. Please attach a cover letter, resume, and the contact information for three professional references as one document in rtf, doc or pdf format.

CLOSING DATE

March 9, 2017

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: LaGuardia Community College

Job Title: College Laboratory Technician - Radiologic Technology

Job ID: 16279

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular