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Medical Technologist - Microbiology
Ref No.: 16-00491
Category: Biotechnology
Location: Raritan, New Jersey
Candidate will be responsible for carrying out moderate and high complexity testing where licensed with an emphasis in Microbiology .

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Executes moderate and high complexity clinical laboratory tests
• Understands the principles of and capably performs a variation of techniques
• Completes analysis and interprets results obtained as far as accuracy
• Classifies issues that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results and takes appropriate action
• Accountable for introducing notification process for critical laboratory results and notifying appropriate Personnel.
• Achieves duties independently, organizing work to meet deadlines and records and files all data
• Acquires specimens from suitable area and achieves and interprets clinical laboratory tests, obtaining data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease
• Completes a variety of standardized procedures, using standards and controls to ensure precise data and maintains these records
• Initiates needs and follow-ups for reagents, controls, and supplies needed in specific areas with approval
• Guarantees tests are completed before the end of shift or has been communicated to the next shift
• Operate and perform maintenance, troubleshooting linearity studies in chemistry analyzers and other departments as needed where applicable
• Assists Technicians and Laboratory Aides as needed with processing and organizing of daily workloads
• Adheres to the CLIA, HIPAA, OSHA and compliance guidelines


POSITION REQUIREMENTS
• Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology preferred or equivalent
• 1 year of clinical laboratory testing in high complexity
• Certifications by ASCP, AMT, HEW or AAB preferred