Richmond, VA 23219
Highly Regarded Health System is seeking a Senior Molecular Technologist to join their team.
-This is a full time Day shift position
-Position offers a great compensation and benefits package!
-Bachelors degree AND ASCP Certification is required
Health System's Molecular Diagnostic Lab is seeking a full time Medical Technologist Senior. The Medical Technologist Senior (MT Sr.) will perform the duties of a technical specialist in the Laboratory. Technically, the MT Sr. will be responsible for clinical testing and results reporting in all areas where training and verification of competency are attained. Assists the supervisor in the coordination of quality control procedures, trouble shooting, maintenance of procedure manuals, training and documentation, method evaluations and inventory control in his/her primary areas of responsibility. Consistently demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills. The MT Sr. should demonstrate a strong and energetic commitment to the laboratory's mission of efficiency and quality and act as a positive role model for peers and other coworkers.
Performance, evaluation and reporting of procedures outlined in the manual of standard operating procedures.
Notification of panic values to ordering physicians.
Customer service oriented communications.
Resolution of problems in testing and quality control.
Maintenance of SOPs.
The MT Sr. will assume the responsibilities of supervisor in his/her absence (weekends, holidays, etc.).
Availability for emergency coverage or on-call on evening and night shifts.
Bachelor's Degree in Clinical Laboratory Science (BSCLS) from an accredited program* or a Bachelor's Degree in Biology or Chemistry* in addition to graduation from an NAACLS-accredited CLS/MT certificate program
Current MT(ASCP) or MLS(ASCP) or CLS(NCA) or equivalent categorical certification within 18 months of hire into position
Minimum of three (3) years of clinical work experience as a Medical Technologist. Depending on the laboratory assignment, work experience requirement may be specific to a particular specialty areas such as Microbiology, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Transfusion Medicine, Clinical Chemistry, Toxicology, etc.
Master's Degree in Clinical Lab Science (MSCLS) from an accredited program
ASCP Specialty Certification
The city's size, scale and location, combined with our flexible scheduling and emphasis on maintaining a healthy work-life balance, means you can mesh opportunities for rest and relaxation with the demands of professional life. Richmond is a cityscape of culture: a blend of historic residential neighborhoods, museums and businesses. It is home to the Governor of Virginia, the Richmond Symphony, the Richmond Ballet, the theatre, the Library of Virginia, AAA baseball, championship basketball and tennis and a host of other cultural attractions. Opportunities for outdoor recreation include rock climbing and whitewater rafting, fishing and bicycle riding, golf and horseback riding. And there are dozens of restaurants from well-seasoned lunch counters and one-of-a-kind pushcart vendors to critically acclaimed restaurants. Plus we're at the crossroads of Interstates 64 and 95, an hour from the mountains and two hours from the beach and Washington, DC.
To learn more about our historic hometown, please visit: http://www.ci.richmond.va.us/
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