Grossing Technician

Smith Arnold Partners

This Medical Center is a 350-bed facility that has served New York’s Mid-Hudson Valley since 1887. Overlooking the beautiful Hudson River in the City of Poughkeepsie, NY, it has established expertise in cardiac services, cancer care and women and children’s health services. As a renowned regional medical center, it houses the area’s first and only cardiothoracic surgery program between Westchester and Albany and the only Level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in the region for premature and critically ill infants. The teams of physicians, surgeons and specialists bring innovative procedures and services to VBMC including robotic orthopedic surgery, liver and pancreatic surgery, interventional neuroradiology, surgical oncology and transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). We invite you to bring your talent to this team of experts.

Title: Grossing Technician II
Location: Poughkeepsie, NY
Salary: $85,000

Candidates must be able to perform routine and non-routine activities involved in the preparation of surgical specimens for histology processing, according to established policies & procedures and assure appropriate specimen accessioning and labeling.
They must also maintain the integrity of the specimen and patient identification and describe gross anatomic features of routine, uncomplicated surgical specimens, ensuring that all lesions, markings and sutures are mentioned.
You must also be capable of grossing moderate to high complex/complicated specimens and handle broader range of specimens including, gall bladders, oriented skin lesions, etc., under direct and indirect supervision, as applicable to training and experience.

Bachelor’s degree in Science or NYS Department Education Equivalent or equivalent experience as a grossing technician
One (1) year Grossing Tech experience.
Current NY State Medical Technologist (MT), Medical laboratory Technician (MLT), or Cytotechnologist (CT) license.