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Lead Medical Technologist/Medical Lab Technician
Job Summary: Analyze samples of blood, tissue and body fluids to determine chemical content, cell count, drug levels or blood type; they may also search for specific microorganisms like bacteria or parasites.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelors of Science degree in Medical Technology with three (3) years of hospital experience or MLT with seven (7) years of experience in a hospital laboratory. ASCP certification or equivalency.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Attention to detail and ability to follow instructions. Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, and procedure manuals. Good communication skills. Must be self-motivated, detail oriented, able to work under pressure, and able to multi-task. Proper use of phone etiquette is necessary. Skills for problem solving either individually or as part of a team. Phlebotomy experience preferred.
Working Conditions: Work with potentially infectious blood/body fluid and hazardous material in a controlled protective setting.
Physical Requirements: Constantly see/visual acuity, handle/grasp/feel, talk/hear. Frequently stand, walk. Occasionally lift/carry 25 to 49 lbs.