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CUNY Adjunct Senior College Laboratory Technician - Surgical Technology in Brooklyn, New York

Job Title: Adjunct Senior College Laboratory Technician - Surgical Technology

Job ID: 22238

Location: Kingsborough Community College

Full/Part Time: Part-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Performs supervisory and/or complex technical functions in laboratories in support of coursework.

  • Maintains, fabricates, modifies, and repairs laboratory equipment

  • Determines equipment requirements; prepares purchase specifications and coordinates acquisition of equipment

  • Trains and supervises College Laboratory Technicians, College Assistants, and other laboratory staff

  • Manages the set up, maintenance, and organization of student laboratories

  • Maintains appropriate safety and hygiene standards

  • Maintains required documentation related to laboratory activities.

Job Title Name: Adjunct Senior College Laboratory Technician


Adjunct Senior College Laboratory Technician




The Surgical Technology Program at Kingsborough Community College seeks an Adjunct Senior College Laboratory Technician (CLT). The Adjunct Senior CLT plays an integral role in the students' development of knowledge and skills needed to successfully achieve the expected learning outcomes as described in each course syllabus. Assists instructors with the preparation of lab courses and guides students through practical skills sessions of the program.

Reporting to the Program Director, the Adjunct Senior CLT will be responsible for the following essential duties in addition to the General Duties:

  • Use appropriate standard aseptic techniques recommended by the AST

  • Organize and prepare supplies, instruments and equipment necessary for practical training.

  • Be present for open lab hours for lab practice and skills remediation.

  • Use appropriate techniques to provide students with the knowledge needed to achieve the learning outcomes for each surgical technology lab course offered.

  • Assure that all students are taught skills properly using the AST recommended aseptic practices when demonstrating skills during open lab training.

  • Assist with students’ preparation for the NBSTSA National Examination and run exam reviews

  • Bring problems to the attention of the immediate supervisor.

  • Be an objective evaluator for the skill examinations and evaluations.

  • Maintains records of supplies, inventories and student’s performance and activities during open lab sessions.

  • Maintain contact with all professors who send their students to the lab for remediation.

  • Maintains knowledge of program goals.

  • Maintains current knowledge of the professional discipline and educational methodologies through continuing professional development.

  • Gather all information for purchase orders each semester.

  • Participate in all program meetings.


High School Diploma with a minimum of eight 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. This position also requires the ability to direct train, and supervise others.



High School Diploma with a minimum of eight years' related experience. Additional education may be used to meet the experience requirement: an Associate's degree may be substituted for two years' experience and a Bachelor's degree may be substituted for four years' experience. This position may also require the ability to supervise others.

Minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Applied Sciences in Surgical Technology from a CAAHEP accredited program and hold a current NBSTSA Certification (Certified Surgical Technologist). A minimum of five (5) years of work experience as a surgical technologist, and have at least (1) year active participation on either precepting students in the operating room or laboratory teaching in the field of surgical technology. Have appropriate professional and/or occupational, organizational and excellent interpersonal skills.


$36.28 - $48.12 per hour. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.


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.


March 15, 2021. Review of applications to begin immediately (on-going to fill open positions).


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