Eye and Tissue Recovery Technician
Job Details
UNYTS - Syracuse - Syracuse, NY
Per Diem
2 Year Degree

On a per diem basis recover musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, skin and other tissues on a per diem basis under the supervision of an Eye and Tissue Recovery Technician Team Leader. Responsible for aseptic surgical tissue procurements, packaging at recovery and shipping post-recovery (if applicable). 


Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma required.

  • Associates degree or higher in Life Sciences or related field desired.


  • Experience in:

  • Healthcare/medical field, or

  • one year of hospital experience in a clinical area, or

  • one year eye banking experience, or

  • one year tissue banking experience

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Anatomy and physiology required.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, written and verbal communication skills required, including communicating with diverse individuals.

  • Must be adaptable and flexible to change with the ability to think critically in solving problems with a continuous focus on customer service.

  • Must be detail oriented, and have the ability to remain accurate while under pressure.

  • Must be results oriented, and highly organized with the ability to think logically, manage time effectively, prioritize and multi-task.

  • Must have patience and maintain focus through interruptions and emotional stress.

  • Experience working in a collaborative team environment strongly preferred.

  • Must be self-motivated and reliable.

  • Must have a valid NYS Drivers license and reliable transportation.

  • Travel required.

  • On-Call required.