The Office of Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) is looking for a laboratory helper, a person who will put the agency's best interest first. Candidate will be responsible for; preparing case file folders, preparing death certificates, communicate with families, funeral homes and Vital Records department when necessary and contact dental offices, hospitals and other agencies when vital information is needed.
The starting salary is $28,570.00. The work location is 421 East 26th Street, New York, NY, in the OCME unit. The job ID number is 152221. Candidate must have a high school diploma or equivalent and six months of full time work experience in a scientific laboratory. Experience must include; working in a clinical laboratory as a laboratory assistant, clinic or hospital.
For a complete and detailed description of responsibilities and preferred skills, go to http://www.nyc.gov/jobs, and hit on the link 'Clerical & Administrative Support' link. Once there, find job ID number 152221, where you will be able to apply online by submitting your resume and cover letter. Candidates will be required to give DNA by swab. This job will be posted until June 9, 2014.
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