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Posted: Monday, November 6, 2017 10:06 AM

Description: Performs laboratory tests of moderate and high complexity and prepares records of test results. Maintains instruments, equipment, and supplies.

Essential Functions:
  • Prepares and calibrates test instruments and equipment to assure accuracy of tests.
  • Prepares specimens and performs laboratory tests of moderate and high complexity as defined in laboratory procedures manual.
  • Discusses unexpected or unreasonable test results to supervisor.
  • Reports the results of each test and related test data by entering information in computer database.
  • Prepares, distributes, and files forms and reports.
  • Cleans instruments and equipment as needed following each test.
  • Performs maintenance and minor repairs to instruments and equipment.
  • Recognizes equipment malfunctions and notifies appropriate personnel.
  • Assists newly assigned staff to learn laboratory procedures.
  • Performs other related duties as directed.

    Variable working days from Mon through Sun, variable shift such as 4:30pm-1:00am, 1:30pm-10:00pm, 12:00pm-8:30pm, 6:00pm-10:00pm, 8:00am-4:30pm, 8:45am-5:15pm, 9:00am - 5:30pm, 9:30am-6:00pm, 9:00am-1:00pm, 5:00pm-9:00pm.
    This position is primary to support urgent care operation, candidate interested must be willing to work every Saturday, Sunday, holidays.

    Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum two (2) years of current experience in a clinical laboratory or in related field required.
  • Associate degree in chemical, physical or biological science or medical laboratory technology or successfully completed an official U.S. military medical laboratory procedures training course of at least fifty (50) weeks duration and have held the military enlisted
    occupational specialty of Medical Laboratory Specialist (Laboratory Technician) required. Proper documentation for applicable degree is required (i.e. copies of diplomas, transcripts, or International Degree Equivalency Report). Major must be clearly stated on the document. If diploma does not indicate the major, an additional document that states major is required.
    License, Certification, Registration
  • MLT (ASCP) certification from either the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or American Medical Technologists (AMT)
    or American Association of Bioanalysts (AAB) required.

    Primary Location: Virginia,Reston,Reston Medical Center 1890 Metro Center Dr.
    Scheduled Weekly Hours: 24
    Shift: Variable
    Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun, Variable
    Working Hours Start: Varies
    Working Hours End: Varies
    Job Schedule: Part-time
    Job Type: Standard
    Employee Status: Regular
    Employee Group/Union Affiliation: OPEIU - Local 2
    Job Level: Individual Contributor
    Job Category: Laboratory
    Department: Laboratory
    Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time
    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.
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    Associated topics: blood collection, hematopathology, microbiology, mls, mlt, sample collection, services, surgical technologist, technician lab, technologist


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