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NJ Sharing Network
Attn: Human Resources Department
E-mail: hrrecruit@njsharingnetwork.org
Fax: (908) 516-5550
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Open Positions

Transplant Coordinator
Manager of Recovery and Research
Hospital Services Manager
Organ Recovery Specialist (Per diem)
Family Services Coordinator
Medical Technologist (Shift: 12am - 8am)
Laboratory Technician Level 1 / Kidney Biopsy Telepathology Technician


Transplant Coordinator

Status: Full time
Posted: 5/3/17

Duties and Responsibilities

  • This position is responsible for supporting the mission of NJ Sharing Network to maximize the recovery and quality of organs and tissue for transplantation while maintaining sensitivity, compassion, and respect for people of all cultures. The Transplant Coordinator is an integral member of a larger interdisciplinary team contributing to excellence in patient care, research, teaching, and in providing leadership to the organization. The Transplant Coordinator advances public and professional awareness of organ and tissue donation. The Transplant Coordinator enhances internal and external quality of services through quality assurance and improvement practices. This position requires periodic on-call status and is required to work extended periods, including 24-hour and overnight shifts. Responsible for timely compliance with all Network programs and policies.

Education and Experience

  • RN with active license in good standing or a Bachelor’s degree in biology or medical sciences required.
  • Experience in trauma/critical care preferred or 2 years of related OPO experience and/or training in a health care/hospital setting preferred.

Manager of Recovery and Research

Status: Full time
Posted: 5/3/17

Duties and Responsibilities

Manages activities of recovery specialists responsible for recovery operations. Assures that all medical supplies necessary for organ recovery are readily available and properly maintained for use. Develops new techniques and opportunities to maximize the recovery, preservation and transportation of organs for transplant and research. Ensures transport of organs, physicians, kidney pumps and other equipment to and from donor and transplant hospitals. Will train to take on Clinical Administrative Call duties. This position requires periodic on-call status and is required to work extended periods including 24-hour and overnight shifts. Responsible for individual and team staff compliance with all Network policies and governmental regulatory agencies.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in science or health related field with at least 2 years of organ and tissues recovery experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
  • Must be a Certified Procurement Transplant Coordinator (CPTC) or have American Association of Tissue Banking (AATB) certification.

Hospital Services Manager

Status: Full time
Posted: 5/3/2017 

Looking for a Hospital Services Manager for Trenton/Mercer and/or Ocean/Monmouth counties.

Duties and Responsibilities

Seeking a dynamic professional for exciting, fast paced career saving lives through organ donation and transplantation. NJ Sharing Network, a designated organ procurement organization, is recruiting a Hospital Services Manager to build advocacy and strengthen relationships within healthcare institutions to advance our mission to save and enhance lives through donation. The Hospital Services Manager (HSM) acts as a donation consultant to hospitals. This position is responsible to develop, market, monitor and implement policies, procedures, strategies and best practices that will enhance organ and tissue donation in assigned hospitals. Collects, evaluates and provides hospitals with feedback including data analysis and creates performance improvement goals and action steps to improve outcome measures pertaining to donation. Collaborates closely with all departments in the hospital and NJ Sharing Network. Utilizes skills and independent judgment to maximize donor referral outcomes in assigned hospitals. Must be available for early morning programs and occasional work during the evenings and weekends, when significant hospital related issues arise. After-hours phone consultations may be required. This position requires participation in on-site visits to assigned group of hospitals for facilitation of the donor process.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in a health related or marketing field preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong verbal and written skill required.
  • Previous sales/marketing experience in a healthcare related field desired.
  • A thorough knowledge of hospital protocol preferred.

Organ Recovery Specialist

Status: Per Diem
Posted: 5/3/17

Duties and Responsibilities

Saving Lives through Organ Donation…Assists in the coordination of organ recovery case following authorization and donor acceptance. Participates in the allocation of staff and resources, perfusion packaging and arranging transport of organs and surgeons as warranted. Ensures that all documentation is complete following organ recovery. Participates in research projects. This position requires on-call status and is required to work extended periods e.g. 24 hours and overnight. Responsible for timely compliance with all Network programs and policies.

Education and Experience

  • High School degree or equivalent, plus one to two years of experience as a surgical technician or equivalent/related experience are required.

Family Services Coordinator

Status: Full Time
Posted: 5/4/17

Duties and Responsibilities

Saving Lives through Organ Donation

The Family Services Coordinator (FSC) is responsible to respond on site for initial referrals for screening and to support families onsite for organ cases and be the requestors to offer the donation opportunity. Provides support, information and education with the goal of providing excellent care to organ and tissue donor families during and after the discussion of the donation process/case. FSC will build rapport with potential donor families, hospital staff, and network staff to ensure that best practices for an approach is implemented on every case. Evening and/or weekend work responsibilities required. As part of the FSC schedule, there will be days designated to respond to referrals as well as office assignments. Responsible for timely compliance with all Network programs and policies.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing, social work or a related field, or an RN with a minimum of three years of clinical experience in bereavement care/crisis intervention in the donation process, is required.
  • Masters in Social Work and/or a Certificate in Bereavement Care or a related field are desirable.
  • Training in bereavement support, crisis intervention or donation process and clinical experience with bereaved families facing the donation decision is preferred.

Medical Technologist (Shift: 12am – 8am)

Status: Full Time
Posted: 5/4/17

Duties and Responsibilities

Utilizes acquired expertise and specialized knowledge in the field of laboratory services to perform the following procedures: specimen accession, specimen preparation, histocompatibility testing, crossmatching, HLA antibody screening, blood typing and RBC antibody screening and identification, computer data entry and reporting, quality assurance surveys, and special assignments on a rotating basis. Evaluates test results, develops and modifies procedures, and establishes and monitors programs to ensure the accuracy of tests. Serves as mentor to all newly hired and experienced medical technologists. Shift and rotating weekend assignments; Holiday on-call. Participates in the weekend and on-call rotation. Responsible for timely compliance with all Network programs and policies.

Education and Experience

  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology or a related field. Has successfully completed at least one year of professional coursework in a school of Medical Technology approved by the Council of Medical Education of the American Medical Association or equivalent experience in a clinical laboratory as a Medical Technologist.
  • Minimum of one of the following is required: Licensure as Clinical Laboratory Technologist; or Medical Technologist Certification, MT (ASCP BOC), or CHT/CHS (ABHI) certification.
  • Must obtain CHT certification to advance to Technical Specialist role.
  • Must obtain CHS certification along with mentoring Medical Technologists to successful completion of CHT Certification to advance to Senior Specialist role.
  • Must accept assignment to any shift as determined by the director to be in the best interest of the laboratory’s duty to the patients.

Laboratory Technician Level 1/ Kidney Biopsy Telepathology Technician

Status: Full Time
Posted: 5/4/17

Duties and Responsibilities

Performs all authorized laboratory clerical and technical functions according to written policies and procedures under the direct supervision of a Medical Technologist, a Lab Supervisor, or the Director. Duties include: specimen accession, specimen preparation, computer data entry and reporting, quality assurance surveys, routine laboratory assignments, and any other tasks assigned by Director. Collaborates with all areas of clinical operations to coordinate and prepare biopsy slides following established guidelines and assures all final result reports are obtained from pathologists. Responsible for timely compliance with all Network programs and policies.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor Degree in medical technology or biology required.
  • A minimum of 1 year as a laboratory technician is preferred.
  • Laboratory certification at the MLT (ASCP) level or phlebotomy certification and/or laboratory experience in histocompatibility or blood banking are preferred.
  • Must participate in 7 hours of approved continuing education activities per year to maintain current knowledge and skills in the field.
  • Must accept assignment to any shift as determined by the director to be in the best interest of the laboratory’s duty to the patients.