Laboratory Technologist – Full Time – Microbiology – Nights – Competitive Sign-On Bonus and New Rates

Job Description


Advanced Patient Care:

Laboratory Technologists Make It Possible


Laboratory Technologist – Full Time – Microbiology – Nights – Competitive Sign-On Bonus and New Rates


At NewYork Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, where Laboratory Technologists are redefining the limits of science and medicine. With patients from across the globe, we study some of the most complex and rarely seen medical conditions—with unmatched energy and expertise. And we continue this proud tradition of patient-focused achievement through attentive leadership, close interdisciplinary collaboration and state-of-the-art technology, all in an Ivy League Academic Medical Center environment. Join us, and become one of the people who Make It Possible.


Here you’ll have the opportunity to conduct routine and complex tests on clinical specimens rotating through areas of the laboratory in Microbiology including Bacteriology, Mycology, Virology, and Covid testing. You’ll troubleshoot instruments and methods while preparing biological sample for analysis including tissue, blood, urine, spinal fluid, respiratory specimens and others. Perform Microscopic examination of the samples and conduct quality control procedures and assist in the evaluation of new equipment, reagents and methodologies. Calibrate and maintain advanced lab instrumentation including Biofire, Bactec FX, Cobas 6800, Cepheid, and Maldi-Tof . Research and establish new procedures to improve laboratory operations.


This is a night shift position working Monday – Friday from 12:00 am – 8:00 am plus alternate weekends & rotating holidays. Location is our Columbia campus in Upper Manhattan/Washington Heights.


Competitive sign-on bonus up to $12K :

  • New graduates eligible 

  • Experiential bonus commensurate with experience

  • Additional bonus for night shift 

Preferred Criteria     

  • New graduates welcomed to apply
  • ASCP certification


Required Criteria

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology (or equivalent curriculum) 
  • New York State Clinical Laboratory Technologist licensure from the New York State Education Department  


Join a healthcare system where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Here we foster a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Enjoy comprehensive and competitive benefits that support you and your family in every aspect of life. Start your life-changing journey today.

  • 2024 “Great Place To Work Certified”
  • 2024 “America’s Best Large Employers” – Forbes
  • 2024 “Best Places to Work in IT” – Computerworld
  • 2023 “Best Employers for Women” – Forbes
  • 2023 “Workplace Well-being Platinum Winner” – Aetna
  • 2023 “America’s Best-In-State Employers” – Forbes
  • 2022 “LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Leader” – Human Rights Campaign
  • 2022 “Top 50 Companies for Diversity” – Diversity Inc.
  • 2022 “Best Company for Multicultural Women” – Seramount
  • 2022 “Top Company for Executive Women” – Seramount
  • “Silver HCM Excellence Award for Learning & Development” – Brandon Hall Group
  • 2022 “Best Adoption Friendly Workplace” – Dave Thomas Foundation

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

Salary Range:


It all begins with you. Our amazing compensation packages start with competitive base pay and include recognition for your experience, education, and licensure. Then we add our amazing benefits, countless opportunities for personal and professional growth and a dynamic environment that embraces every person. Join our team and discover where amazing works.


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