The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

 
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Medical Technologist I

Hiring department University Health Svcs
Monthly salary $2,210+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 30.00 Standard from 800AM to 230PM
Posting number 13-03-07-01-1610
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

The schedule includes occasional Saturday work. Work schedule to be discussed during interview.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information

Purpose

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.

Essential Functions

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.

Marginal/Incidental functions

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.

Required qualifications

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.

Preferred Qualifications

Two or more years of experience in a laboratory performing moderate complexity testing.

Working conditions

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.

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