Medical Lab Technician

Category : Healthcare
Location/City : TX - Houston
Id : 37192

We are searching for a Medical Laboratory Technician – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you'll be working a full-time job in 3 days (36 hrs.). The schedule will consist of three, 12 hour shifts starting at either 7 am. or 8 am. on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. In this position, you'll perform technical laboratory procedures, analyze data, and report results to be used for the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
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Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Prepares specimens for referred testing; maintains documentation
  • Organize and prioritize the workload so that patient specimens are processed prior to scheduled specimen pickup and results are entered and released in an expedited manner
  • Maintains, prepares, labels preservatives appropriately and performs and documents required checks to ensure uninterrupted patient testing; monist expiration dates
  • Troubleshoots equipment problems and make minor repairs when applicable, by consulting the equipment manuals and manager
  • Demonstrates theoretical and practical knowledge of the procedures and equipment; maintains skills and demonstrates competency via performance, documentation, and observation by supervisory staff
  • Demonstrates the ability to problem solve, identifies appropriate resources, adapt to ongoing change, and handle conflict management with a professional and supportive attitude

Skills & Requirements
  • Associates Degree (Associate's Degree with MLT certification is strongly preferred)
  • Two years of laboratory experience (A Bachelor's Degree can substitute for one year of the experience requirement)
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for health care providers
  • Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) certification issued by the American Society for Clinical pathology is strongly preferred

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