This job is responsible for performing various collection and laboratory analysis on blood, urine and other body specimens to obtain data for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease. Specific areas of accountability may include all or one of the following disciplines: microbiology, urinalysis, coagulation, toxicology, chemistry, serology, hematology, blood bank, phlebotomy and specimen processing. Skillset should include experience in Blood Bank, Chemistry, Hematology, and Microbiology
Associate degree and completion of an approved Medical Laboratory Technician program,
OR Associate degree and three years experience within the last five years, preferably in a Clinical Laboratory setting.
Successful completion of a six-month internship in a clinical laboratory setting within the last five years.
One to two years of clinical laboratory experience in the last five years is preferred.
National Registration as an MLT (ASCP), CLT (NCA) or equivalent, or current application submitted for registry, pending exam.
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position’s responsibilities.
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