Catholic Health Initiatives Medical Technologist - FT, 1pm - 9:30pm in ROSEBURG, Oregon

Medical Technologist - FT, 1pm - 9:30pm

Description

Pay Scale: $26.73 - $35.67

Shift: 1pm - 9:30pm, flexible schedule required. Shift includes every other weekend.

Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Laboratory Assistant Director, the Medical Technologist performs clinical laboratory testing and carries out the duties necessary to the performance of clinical test procedures, in the areas of hematology, urinalysis, immunology, immunohematology, chemistry, and microbiology.

Essential Duties:

  • Performs tests in chemistry, hematology, microbiology, immunohematology, immunology, and urinalysis.

  • Effectively and efficiently uses the Laboratory Information System (LIS).

  • Participates in the performance and evaluation of quality control in all clinical areas with appropriate action taken and documented.

  • Demonstrates responsibility for instrument operation and preventative maintenance by performing and documenting on schedule.

  • Troubleshoots equipment problems and takes action to resolve and document them.

  • Demonstrates responsibility for the collection and preparation of specimens for clinical testing.

  • When necessary, prepares specimens for referral to outside reference laboratories.

  • When necessary effectively obtains blood samples from adults, newborns, children, geriatric patients, and other patients with special needs.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in medical technology or related science and completion of an accredited medical laboratory technology training program required.

Experience:

  • New grad's are welcome to apply.

License/Certification:

  • Certified by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP), National Credentialing Agency (NCA) or American Medical Technologist (AMT). Candidates eligible to sit for the ASCP or the AMT exam within the last six months may be considered in lieu of current certification and must be certified within six (6) months of hire.

Job Laboratory

Primary Location OREGON-ROSEBURG-MERCY MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule 1pm - 9:30pm

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2017-R0116103