Medical Lab Scientist I - FT - Varies - Lab

Professional Edinburg, Texas


Position at DHR Health

POSITION SUMMARY: Obtains patient samples, performs requested analysis of patient specimens, reports results to the physician and is responsible for quality control, equipment maintenance, quality assurance and calibration of instruments. Performs correlation and/or validation studied on new instruments. Collects and collates data for Quality Assurance studies. Coordinates/leads work team. Sets up new equipment and/or writes procedures. Oversees work of CLT, Lab Techs I & II and Phlebotomists.

POSITION EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Education: Bachelor’s degree in a chemical, physical, biological science, or medical technology and/or certification/licensure as an MT(ASCP) 2. Licensure/Certification: Current certification/licensure as an MT(ASCP), MT(AMT), or equivalent registry

JOB KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE¬: At least one year of laboratory training or experience in high complexity testing preferred. Meets CLIA regulation or a student in a medical technology program leading to a BS degree.