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3rd Shift Med Tech
Ref No.: 18-00382
Category: Biotechnology
Location: Middletown, New York
Responsibilities

Performs, evaluates, records and reports clinical laboratory tests used in the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of patients on a variety of body fluids and biologic specimens. Recognizes problems and/or potential for problems within the assigned section regarding instruments, computers, and inventories. Displays sound, supportive and independent judgment to resolve issues in the absence of a supervisor.

Qualifications

Medical Lab Technician MLT
Minimum Education:
A.A.S. degree in Medical Technology.

Minimum Experience:
Experience preferred but new graduates of approved Medical Laboratory Technology ( MLT) Programs will be considered.

Required Certification/Registration:
ASCP preferred. NYS MLT license or eligible required. If not licensed, NYS permit required within two months of hire, NYS MLT license required within one year of permit issuance.

Trainee's without a Permit may observe, read procedures and learn processes in each section of the laboratory.
They may not under any circumstances verify any testing on patients.
They may be used for specimen processing, send outs and phlebotomy.
Once a Permit has been obtained, candidate may verify tests in areas that competency has been completed.

Physical Requirements:
Walking, sitting and standing, most of the day. Reaches for, lifts and carries light to moderately heavy equipment and supplies. Visual acuity and color discrimination is required. Ability to communicate effectively and to comprehend conversation. Must have manual dexterity and hand-to-eye coordination to handle and manipulate instruments, slides, test tubes and other laboratory equipment Capable of working long hours at varied times during the day or night. Alertness required during all phases.


Medical Technologist

Minimum Education:
B.S. Degree in medical technology or related science.

Minimum Experience:
Three to six months training to obtain normal productivity.

Required Certification/Registration:
NYS MT licensure required. ASCP preferred.