This is a contract job opportunity
Position: Associate Medical Technologist 3619
Location: Worcester, MA
Hours: Mon-Fri 2:30pm-11pm
Projected duration: 3 months
Job code: CVDJP00023619
Covid vaccine required
The main function of an associate med tech is to perform routine medical laboratory tests for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease. A typical associate med tech may work under the supervision of a medical technologist.
Job Responsibilities: Set up, adjust, maintain and clean medical laboratory equipment. Analyze the results of tests and experiments to ensure conformity to specifications, using special mechanical and electrical devices. Analyze, gather and record test data to issue reports that use charts, graphs and narratives. Obtain specimens, cultivating, isolating and identifying microorganisms for analysis. May examine cells stained with dye to locate abnormalities. Consult with a pathologist to determine a final diagnosis when abnormal cells are found. Skills: Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and problem solving skills. Basic ability to work independently and manage one’s time. Basic knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries and diseases. Basic ability to analyze data and accurately document and record results.
Education/Experience: High school diploma or GED required. Associate’s degree in medical technology.
1-2 years experience required.