Per Diem Living Tissue Recovery Technician 8/16/2016

Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation Edison, NJ

Company
Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation
Job Classification
Part Time
Company Ref #
2016-2657
Location
Edison, NJ
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED
AJE Ref #
575893555

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OVERVIEW/RISKS:

We are currently reviewing resumes for a Per Diem Living Tissue Recovery Technician position that will be responsible for recovering tissue from the Central New Jersey area. If selected, the chosen candidate will be employed by Adecco, working on assignment for MTF on a Per Diem basis.

The Technician will practice aseptic technique according to established guidelines, including, but limited to packaging and shipping to our corporate facility. They will build and maintain professional relationships with contracted and non-contracted organizations to enhance donation and the recovery process within the service area.Additionally, they will effectively and efficiently utilize supplies to control expenditures related to recoveries.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Performs tissue recovery according to MTF or other processor s policy.

2. Assists in screening for donor suitability.

3. Packages tissue to be shipped to processing facility.

4. Coordinates shipment of tissue and/or blood to processing facility or laboratory



5. Builds and maintains positive, professional relationships with staff from MTF, Medical Providers and their offices, Hospitals, OPOs, etc.

6. Attends and participates in corporate, clinical and other designated meetings as determined.

7. Completes other duties as assigned, such as special projects.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum job requirements

Education: High school diploma, GED

Experience:Experience or training in surgical technology/operating room procedures, allied health, medical, technical or mortuary field.

Specific licenses and/or Certifications: Not applicable

Specialized knowledge: Gross anatomy, PC literacy

Work environment: May be exposed to Blood-borne pathogens, irregular hours

Physical demands: Heavy work: lifting up to 100 pounds. Standing for extended periods of time, extensive driving/travel in vehicles

Preferred qualifications:

Education: Associates degree

Experience: Knowledge of OR environment, tissue banking experience

Specific licenses and/or Certifications: EMT, ST, CST, LPN, RN

Specialized knowledge, Skill and Abilities: Sterile technique, fine anatomy, OR environment, medical terminology.

MTF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.