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Cornell University
Job Location:
Ithaca, New York
Health and Medical Services
Student & Campus Life (SCL) inspires transformation in all Cornell students on their journey of individual, academic and personal evolution. Our division is comprised of leading student affairs experts who support our campus on pressing student life matters including public service, health, wellness, social justice, residential living, food services, sports, recreation, career services, and student activities and organizations including sorority and fraternity life. Our nearly 4,000 staff and student employees who make up SCL embrace the opportunity to represent the division and strive for excellence as we shape the Cornell student experience, one interaction at a time.

Cornell Health is a fully accredited ambulatory care center with more than 200 employees, committed to providing integrated and culturally sensitive medical, mental health, health promotion and public health services for the diverse Cornell community. Cornell Health is nationally recognized for innovation and leadership in the development of integrated, cost-effective, and community-based services and campus health initiatives.

Cornell Health's Medical Department aims to provide collaborative, innovative, vibrant, holistic clinical care for patients' biopsychosocial needs. We offer services with a multi-disciplinary team of professionals, encouraging each team member to utilize their professional skills and personal compassion to care for an individual's needs. We aspire to provide care as a Patient Centered Medical Home, a model of primary care tailored to the urgent and long-term needs of each person. We care for any person with any problem and welcome all members of our diverse community to our team and services. The Cornell Health Laboratory is licensed by the New York State Department of Health and is CLIA certified for "Highly Complex Testing." Our NYS-licensed laboratory technologists work closely with other Cornell Health staff members to perform diagnostic tests essential to your care.

Cornell University embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports students, faculty and staff of all identities and backgrounds. We strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented and/or marginalized identities to apply.

Under the general supervision of the Ley Clinical Laboratory Supervisor, the Phlebotomist is responsible for providing routine to moderately complex technical laboratory support. The Phlebotomist works with patients to obtain specimens necessary for Laboratory testing, as well as to instruct patients on follow-up procedures. This work also includes maintaining accurate manual and computer records of workload and quality control, providing front desk reception and general administrative support, and facilitating inter and intra-departmental communications related to laboratory operations and test results.

This position is considered an Essential Employee; those needed on campus to meet the needs of students, research programs, or general operations when the university is in reduced operating status or closed. This position is OSHA category BBP1; TB1; ERG2.

Success Factors

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, in order to work effectively with patients, clinical staff, and technical staff in emergency and non-emergency situations.
  • Ability to maintain a positive, non-judgmental attitude, respect, patience, and absolute confidentiality.
  • Cornell Health, by organizational necessity, requires collaborative and attitudinal skills that foster enthusiasm, professional and personal growth, cooperation, mutually respectful communication, flexibility, initiative and adaptability.

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma with two years of phlebotomy experience
  • Administrative assistant experience, with at least one year in a medical setting
  • Experience with computer applications: MS Excel and MS Word

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate's degree in related field.
  • Experience working in a college or adolescent health setting

Please note: This is a 32 hours per week position. This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

University Job Title:

Technician II



Pay Rate Type:




Contact Name:

Darren Murphy

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