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Certified Genetic Counselor

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Requisition Details

GENERAL REQUISITION INFORMATION

Location Omaha, NE
Requisition Number: Staff_7333
Department MMI Genetic Medicine 50000694
Business Unit Munroe-Meyer Institute
Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular
Work Schedule M-F 8:00am - 4:30 pm
Position Summary

Functions as a genetic counselor; provides direct patient services, provides educational experiences for students and health care professionals.

Position Details

Additional Information

Posting Category Healthcare
Working Title Certified Genetic Counselor
Job Title Health Care Specialist
Appointment Type B1 - REG MGR PROF SALARY
Salary Range Starting salary at $66,300 and will be commensurate with experience
Job Requisition Begin Date 04/21/2017

Required and Preferred Qualifications

Required Education: Relevant coursework/specialized training
If any degree/training is required, please specify the type:

Completion of Master’s Level Training Program accredited by the American Board of Genetic Counseling or will consider candidates that are currently enrolled in Master’s program in Clinical Genetics/Genetics Counseling.

Required Experience No Experience
If any experience is required, please specify what kind of experience:

NA

Required License Yes
If yes, what is the required licensure/certification?

Certified or certified eligible for certification from the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) or be eligible to obtain certification one year from hire date.

Valid driver’s license.

Required Computer Applications: Microsoft Word
Required Other Computer Applications:
Required Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

1. Knowledge of clinical genetics and medical care.
2. Counseling skills
3. Computer skills appropriate for laboratory and clinical case management
4. Effective oral and written presentation and communication skills
5. Superior organizational skills and the ability to work independently

Preferred Education: Master's degree
If any degree/training is preferred, please specify the type:

Masters degree in Clinical Genetics or Genetic Counseling

Preferred Experience:

Experience as a genetic counselor in a clinical setting.

Preferred License: Yes
If yes, what is the preferred licensure/certification?:

Licensed as a Genetic Counselor in Nebraska.

Preferred Computer Applications: Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Lotus Notes
Preferred Other Computer Applications:
Preferred Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
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Requisition Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently enrolled in a Master’s program in Clinical Genetics/Genetics Counseling OR have you completed a Master’s level training program accredited by the American Board of Genetic Counseling?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you certified or certified eligible for certification from the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) OR be eligible to obtain certification one year from hire date?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a valid driver's license?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you proficient in Microsoft Word?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have experience as a genetic counselor in a clinical setting?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * If you do have experience as a genetic counselor in a clinical setting, please elaborate (If No, indicate NA)

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Careerlink
    • Employee Referral
    • HERC
    • Indeed
    • Job Fair
    • Lincoln Journal Star
    • Linkedin
    • Omaha World Herald
    • UNMC Job Site
    • Other
  8. * If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA.

    (Open Ended Question)

  9. * Within the past 6 months, have you been affected by a reduction in force or grant funding expiration with the University of Nebraska Medical Center?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume