Medical Laboratory Scientist 2

in Temple, TX

Medical Laboratory Scientist 2 Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    24002482

  • Job Location

    Temple, TX 76508, US

  • Job Category

    Allied Health

  • Career Area

    Other

  • Job Type

    Full Time

  • Schedule

    40 hours per week

  • Shift

    Night Job

JOB SUMMARY

The Med Lab Scientist 2 performs and monitors a full range of laboratory testing and research. Assumes responsibility for problem resolution, quality control, and required equipment maintenance with minimal supervision.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE

  • Performs laboratory tests in compliance with department procedures and all pertinent regulatory requirements.
  • Follows quality control, quality assurance, safety, and infection control procedures.
  • Performs instrument maintenance, calibration, and troubleshooting.
  • Accurately reports test results.
  • Maintains appropriate inventory of supplies.
  • Maintains effective communication and working relationships with all laboratory personnel, other disciplines, and external customers.
  • Participates in laboratory projects and educational activities.
  • Demonstrates and educates laboratory methods and technical skills to others.

KEY SUCCESS FACTORS

  • Knowledge of laboratory regulations, protocols and procedures.
  • Statistical and critical thinking abilities.
  • Ability to comprehend and communicate instructions.
  • Ability to perform laboratory protocols and procedures.
  • Skill in the use of computers and related software applications.
  • Knowledge of safety and infection control standards.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.

BENEFITS

Our competitive benefits package includes the following

  • Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
  • 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • PTO accrual beginning Day 1

Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level

QUALIFICATIONS

  • EDUCATION - Bachelor's or 4 years of work experience above the minimum qualification
  • EXPERIENCE - Less than 1 Year of Experience
  • CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION -

       ASCP-BloodBanking Technologist (ASCP-BB), ASCP-Chemistry Technologist (ASCP-C), ASCP-Cytogenetics Technologist (ASCP-CG), ASCP-Cytologist (ASCP-CT), ASCP-Hematology Technologist (ASCP-H), ASCP-Intern'l Hematology Tech (ASCP-IH), ASCP-Microbiology Technologist (ASCP-M), Molecular Biology Technologist (ASCP-MB), ASCP-Blood Banking Specialist (ASCP-SBB), ASCP-Chemistry Specialist (ASCP-SC), ASCP-Hematology Specialist (ASCP-SH), ASCP-Microbiology Specialist (ASCP-SM): Must have one certification from one of these issuing agencies: -- American Board of Histocompatibility (ABHI)

  • American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
  • American Medical Technologists (AMT)
  • American Association of Bioanalysts (AAB)
  • Grandfathered HEW Licensee.


       Cert Histocompatibility Spec (CHS-ABHI), Cert Histocompatibility Techno (CHT-ABHI), Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS), HEW (HEW), Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS), Medical Technologist (MT), Specialist in Cytology-ASCP (SCT), Specialist in Cytometry-ASCP (SCYM), Molecular Biology Spec-ASCP (SMB): .
 

Job Skills

  • american association of bioanalysts
  • american medical technologists
  • clinical pathology
  • laboratory tests
  • blood banking
  • microbiology
  • hematology
  • medical laboratory
  • cytogenetics
  • laboratory methods
  • infection control
  • quality control
  • molecular biology
  • chemistry
  • quality assurance
  • ascp
  • troubleshooting
  • equipment maintenance
  • infection control standards

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