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HLA TECHNOLOGIST


M2Gen Building, 10902 N McKinley Drive, Tampa, FL 33612

HLA Lab

Full Time

80

Evening Shift

MON-THU 11am-9:30pm

Associate Degree

Moffitt Cancer Center is internationally recognized for our focus on personalized cancer care and translational research. The mission of Moffitt is clear, focused, and fully stated in nine words, "To contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer." With a tradition of excellence that began with the first patient admission in 1986, dedicated Moffitt physicians, scientists, and staff members have remained committed to excellence in an atmosphere characterized by kindness, caring, and hope.

Lic Clin Lab Technologist

Position Highlights:

  • Performs high complexity laboratory testing and related functions in the HLA laboratory to support the Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) program in determining appropriate donors for transplant patients based on HLA typing. Assists with development, validation, and implementation of new and/or revised procedures and protocols. Performs testing, quality control and corrective action procedures and problem resolution as required.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Will have an Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or Biological Science.
  • Has ASCP or CHT certification.
  • Will have 3-5 years previous HLA experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs testing on clinical specimens using molecular methods to determine HLA class I and class II antigen types.
  • Performs HLA data software analysis in order to accurately classify HLA antigen types.
  • Performs nucleic acid extraction procedures and determines specimen quality for HLA testing.
  • Performs preventative maintenance on equipment, quality control and quality assurance activities.

Credentials and Qualifications:

  • Associate's degree in Medical Technology or Biological Science required.
  • Florida State Medical Technologist License in Immunohematology or HLA sub-specialty required.

Moffitt Cancer Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran or disabled status. We seek candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.