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Medical Lab Technician / Technologist - Chemistry - 4311 in Nashville, TN at PathGroup

Date Posted: 7/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Monday-Friday 7:00am-3:30pm

JOB SUMMARY:

The person in this position is a licensed Medical Technologist (MT or MLS) or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) who is responsible for day to day specimen processing, analysis and results reporting within the Chemistry department. The person in this position performs the standard duties of a Medical Technologist/Laboratory Technician with assistance of Medical Technologist III Lead and Supervisor.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Receive and process specimens according to department protocols
  • Must perform within the productivity expectations as set forth by current departmental guidelines.
  • Assists the Supervisor, Manager and Director with administrative functions such as ordering supplies and maintaining inventory.
  • Produces, interprets and reports accurate and precise test results.
  • Validates new methods.
  • Handles CAP surveys.
  • Addresses client concerns.
  • Communicates pertinent section information/issues to supervisor, manager or other appropriate individual.
  • Performs instrument maintenance and method troubleshooting.
  • Assists in documentation and maintaining effective department QA programs and monitors.
  • Work with other departments within PathGroup and subsidiaries.

Job Requirements

EDUCATION & LICENSURE:

  • Associates Degree or other qualified technical college two year certificate required.
  • Must hold a valid Tennessee Laboratory License as a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) or Medical Technologist (MT or MLS).
  • ASCP registered.
  • Maintains appropriate continuing education for certification and licensure.

EXPERIENCE:

  • One year of prior job-related experience preferred.