Our full service clinical laboratory has an immediate opening for a full time licensed Medical Technologist (MT) or Technician (MLT). Our facility is a CLIA and COLA-certified laboratory.
This is an opportunity to be actively involved in a specialty lab with continued technical and management career growth. Position offers exciting continual education opportunities with hands on testing.
Applicants must have strong critical thinking skills.
Tasks and responsibilities:
Performs high complexity testing using HPLC-LC/MS/MS Technology.
Performs moderate complexity testing in the following departments: Chemistry, Hematology, Coagulation, and Urinalysis.
The ability to confidently assess peripheral blood smears and urine microscopy.
Prepares samples according to standard operating procedures.
The ability to understand mass spectrometry technology, calibrations, quality control, and patient results.
The ability to confidently analyze and report results.
Receive and process incoming specimens.
Prepare reagents-calibrators and QC.
Complies with all laboratory and safety policies.
Perform quality control testing, instrument maintenance and troubleshooting per operating procedures.
Assist with inventory control and ordering.
Assist with maintaining accreditation requirements.
Must be able to work independently, and possess good communication and teamwork skills.
- Bachelor's degree in Clinical Laboratory Science or other related field
- MLS/MT/MLT certification (ASCP or other certifying agencies approved by CMS)
- Licensed in Louisiana as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist-Generalist
- One year of clinical laboratory experience
- Mass Spectrometry (LC/MS/MS) experience is preferred
Job Type: Full-Time
- Clinical Laboratory: 1 year