MLS Lead - Chemistry

Laboratory Rockwall, Texas


Position at Texas Health Rockwall

The CAP Accredited lab at Texas Health Rockwall is seeking a Medical  Laboratory Scientist, Lead for the Chemistry Department to support the high quality care we provide our patients.

Responsibilities include prompt, efficient, and accurate oversight of all work within the Chemistry section. This position will be responsible for performing moderately complex to highly complex and specialized clinical laboratory tests/analyses of human blood, urine and other body fluids, tissues or substances using manual or automated techniques to obtain data or use in the diagnosis, management and treatment of disease/injury. Responsible for quality control, quality assurance, preventative maintenance, maintenance of supplies and patient testing in his/her area of supervision. Safety is a focus at our hospital therefore the MLS should place appropriate attention to and model safety in the environment of care.

Lab operations: Must be able to qualify as a general supervisor under CLIA 88.
Overseas operations of responsible lab section to include training of all employees performing testing in the section. May assume responsibility of the supervision of the clinical lab in absence of Laboratory Clinical Director.


  • Associates degree required; Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • 3 years-experience in a Medical Laboratory required
  • Certification - NCS, ASCP required
  • Supervisory experience required