VCU Health System's Cellular Therapeutics Lab is seeking a full time Progenitor Cell Technician. This person performs all tasks and duties associated with the processing and cryopreservations of peripheral blood stem cells (PBSC) and bone marrow (BM) used to provide hematopoietic support to patient undergoing high dose chemotherapy. Performs all duties in compliance with Stem Cell Processing Laboratory (SCPL) policies and procedures. Manages daily operations of the laboratory. Coordinates personnel and patient schedules, addresses quality control deviations and ensures maintenance of procedure manuals and annual documentation of competence. Implements and maintains quality control and quality assurance procedures as part of the continuous Quality Improvement Plan. Ensures compliance with FAHCT accreditation requirements.
Able to work independently.
Actively participates in on-call schedule.
Bachelors of Science Degree in a Life Science from an accredited program
Minimum of 3 year of clinical laboratory experience utilizing laboratory principles, procedures and technical skills
Masters of Science Degree in Life Science from an accredited program
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.