The schedule includes occasional Saturday work. Work schedule to be discussed during interview.
To obtain clinical specimens and perform technical analyses to aid health care providers in patient diagnosis and treatment. Performs procedures in all technical areas of the clinical laboratory.
Performs analyses and reports on patient specimens. Obtains patient specimens and processes them for testing. Performs miscellaneous duties as scheduled. Accepts and satisfactorily completes other duties as assigned by the Associate Director or Chief Medical Technologist. Performs and documents laboratory quality control. Participates in proficiency testing and quality improvement evaluations.
Maintains current in-depth knowledge of a medical technologist. Exhibits exceptional customer service, professionalism, and team work in all aspects of work. Other related functions as assigned.
Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology or Chemical, Biological, or Physical Science with one additional year of Medical Technology training. Certified in the area of Clinical Laboratory Science by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) or equivalent. ASCP is a requirement for continued employment. Demonstrated ability to successfully work with a diverse community and provide services from a non-judgmental perspective. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.
Two or more years of experience in a laboratory performing moderate complexity testing.
May work around chemical fumes May work around standard office conditions May work around biohazards May work around chemicals Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Exposure to fumes, chemicals, sprays, and commercial items found in standard office conditions, medical clinics, and in repairs and maintenance.