This is a contract job opportunity. potential for perm
Position: Medical Lab Technologist or MLS CLS 6431
Location: Rochester MI
Schedule: see below
Projected duration: 8 to 9 months
Job code: CVDJP00026431
benefits are available
Generalist experience required [COAG HEM UA etc]
Blood bank experience required.
This is for a full time afternoon tech position. Hours are 3 pm to 11 pm M-F, with an every other weekend rotation.
Required vaccines: Flu vaccine
ASCP or MT required
181 day assignment – Conversion opportunity at the end of assignment.
Medical Technologist – CLS/ MLS but HM is open to MLT as well.
Determine the acceptability of specimens for testing according to established criteria. Perform routine and complex technical procedures and functions according to departmental Standard Operating Procedures.
Monitor, operate and troubleshoot instrumentation to ensure proper functionality. Demonstrate the ability to make technical decisions regarding testing and problem solving. Prepare, test and evaluate new reagents or controls.
Report accurate and timely test results in order to deliver quality patient care. Perform and document preventive maintenance and quality control procedures.
Identify and replenish testing bench supplies as necessary. Assist with processing of specimens when needed.
Maintain a safe work environment and wear appropriate personal protective equipment Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, Clinical Laboratory Science, Medical Technology or meet local regulatory (CLIA & State) requirements. 2 year MLT also acceptable.
Minimum 2 – 10+ years of clinical laboratory testing experience is required for Technologist level. Previous experience is not required at the Technologist Trainee level ASCP or AMT certification is preferred.
Ability to work independently and within a team environment. Proficient with computers; Familiarity with laboratory information systems are a plus. High level of attention detail along with strong communication and organizational skills. Must be able to pass a standardized color vision screen. Flexibility to work overtime or other shifts depending on business needs.