Sarasota, FL US
$3000 Sign on Bonus
Evenings 10 hour Shifts 1-11:30 or 2-12:30
MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST JOB DESCRIPTION:
-The Medical Technologist performs laboratory testing in one or more sections of the laboratory that assists with the diagnosis of patients. The tasks and responsibilities include:
-Processes specimens, prepares reagents, performs testing procedures; reports and interprets test results.
-Performs quality control testing, instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.
-Verifies analytic accuracy, precision, sensitivity and references ranges for test methods.
-Works with Physician to analyze results and conduct more difficult, non-routine tests.
-Serves as a consultant to medical laboratory technicians and phlebotomists as needed.
-Orients and mentors new staff members.
-Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
-Nationally recognized certification as a medical technologist.
-Florida State Licensure as a MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST in all Laboratory areas is required.
-Associates' Degree in medical technology with formal medical technology training. Bachelor's Degree is preferred.
-Minimum 1 year of experience as a Medical Technologist in a hospital laboratory is preferred.
-Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
-Strong team work and collaboration abilities.
-Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, walking, lifting, grasping.
-Associate's Degree/College Diploma
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