K.A. Recruiting


Medical Laboratory Scientist - Transfusion Laboratory

Cary, NC 27511

Job ID: NEC0222 Job Type: Laboratory Jobs

 

Reference Code: NEC0222

TRANSFUSION SERVICES LAB

Summary: Coordinate and participate in a variety of complex technical tasks in the performance of laboratory tests to obtain data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Experience involving patient contact, customer service in a medical setting, strong communication skills – both verbal and written.
  • Basic knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Working knowledge of laboratory and hospital computer systems is helpful.
  • Thorough knowledge of laboratory safety and infection control procedures and practices including standard precautions and hazardous chemical handling.
  • Ability to demonstrate required dexterity, knowledge, and ability to complete assigned laboratory tasks and skills, attention to detail and compliance with all appropriate regulatory and safety requirements.
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with other employees. Ability to perform independently in resolving lab problems.

Level Characteristics

  • Act as the PIC (person in charge aka General Supervisor in the absence of the Supervisor/Manager/Tech III) after attaining 1 yr of high complexity laboratory experience post scientific baccalaureate degree or 2 years high complexity experience post scientific associate degree.
  • Provide daily supervision and/or oversightof the laboratory operation and personnel performing testing and reporting test results.
  • Provide direct supervision of all high complexity testing.
  • Monitor testing to ensure that acceptable levels of analytic performance are maintained.
  • Responsibilities delegated from the director or technical supervisor include: Assure remedial action is taken and documented whenever tests systems deviate from established performance specifications
  • Ensure that patient testing results are not reported until corrective action has been taken and the test system is functioning properly


MLS, MT, Medical Laboratory Technologist, Med Lab Scientist, Medical Technologist, ASCP, Blood Bank

FULL TIME

Shift: Third/Night

Education

BS degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Biological Science or related field is required. Generalist certification required for General labs. Generalist/Specialty certification required for specialty labs.

Degrees, Licensures, Certifications

Registry eligible. Generalist/Specialty Certification by a nationally recognized board/agency (required within 18 months of hire). Certification will vary depending on laboratory. Advanced degree (MS or higher) accepted in lieu of certification.

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Natalie Conklin
Healthcare Recruiting Manager

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