Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 11/22/21
Applications Due: 12/14/21
Vacancy ID: 94638

Position Information

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleResearch Scientist 2 (Immunohematolgoy) - 14445

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade22

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $69603 to $88124 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%


Workweek Other (see below)

"Other" Explanation Monday to Friday, occasional nights and weekends <br />

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes


County Albany

Street Address Wadsworth Center

Corning Tower, ESP

City Albany


Zip Code12237

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications " Bachelors Degree and three years of professional research experience in the appropriate field; or a Masters Degree in the appropriate field and two years of such experience; or a doctorate in the appropriate field.

Preferred Qualifications:
Licensed clinical laboratory technologist with work experience in clinical laboratory sciences with specialization in immunohematology. Experience performing the analysis of scientific data, preparing reports summarizing scientific findings, policies and procedures. A familiarity with regulatory oversight programs, blood bank operations and excellent written and communication skills. AABB/ASCP certification as a Specialist in Blood Bank Technology (SBB) preferred.

Duties Description The Research Scientist 2 will be part of a technically skilled team working in the Wadsworth Center’s Clinical Laboratory Evaluation Program. This program ensures that clinical laboratories and blood banks comply with all regulatory requirements. The incumbent will provide technical expertise in transfusion service, blood collection and immunohematology testing including the review of findings of blood bank surveys and plans of correction for deficiencies. The incumbent will also assist in the investigation of blood transfusion-related incidents, review application materials, review policies and procedures prepared by regulated facilities, prepare guidance documents and monitor compliance of facilities.

Additional Comments Permanent, Full-time, Non-competitive.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Contact Information

Name Human Resources Management Group, LK/RS2/14445

Telephone 518 486-1812

Fax 518 473-3395

Email Address


Street RM 2217, Corning Tower, ESP

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume and cover letter to, or by fax to (518) 473-3395 with Reference Code LK/RS2/14445 included in the subject line of your email or fax, or by regular mail to Human Resources Management Group, LK/RS2/14445, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012. Failure to include the required Reference Code may result in the delay of processing your application. December 14, 2021