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Medical Technologist - Blood Bank
Ref No.: 18-00354
Category: Biotechnology
Location: Richmond, Virginia
The Medical Technologist (MT) provides accurate and timely testing and results to requesting physicians and other Health care professionals for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease. The MT should consistently utilize excellent customer service skills to both internal and external customers at all times. A positive and professional interpersonal style with a strong commitment to the team effort is mandatory.

Responsibilities
- Performance of procedures, evaluation and reporting of results as outlined in the manual of standard operating procedures.
- Notification of panic values to ordering physicians.
- Customer service oriented communications.
- Participate in teaching new employees, students, residents, etc. in areas that competency is demonstrated.
- Must complete the required number of continuing education hours per year.
- Holiday scheduling as required.
- On call availability as required and for emergency coverage on any shift.

Qualifications
Required
- Bachelor's Degree in Clinical Laboratory Science (BSCLS) from an accredited program*
- Certified MT (ASCP) or MLS (ASCP) or CLS (NCA) or equivalent, or ASCP categorical certification within 24 months of employment

Preferred
Master's Degree in Clinical Lab Science (MSCLS) from an accredited program.
Minimum of one (1) year of clinical work experience as a Medical Technologist.