The University of Texas Medical Branch Medical Lab Technician, Lab Services - Hematopathology (evenings or nights) in Galveston, Texas

Min Qualifications

Associate's degree or equivalent. No experience required. Eligible for American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) and have received it within 12 months of hire date. Qualifies as Testing Personnel for high complexity testing under Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Medical Laboratory Technician, Laboratory Services provides technical assistance in conducting STAT and routine tests in the treatment and diagnosis of disease.

Salary Range

The salary range is from $36,000 to $54,000 annually, commensurate with experience.

This is a pay Band Code PC13.

Specific Job Related Duties

  • Performs high volume, STAT and routine tests in serology, hematology, chemistry, microbiology, histology, or cytology using validated methods and procedures.

  • Prepares reagents and solutions following standard laboratory formulas and procedures.

  • Collects specimens such as blood, urine, sputum, and other body fluids for analysis.

  • Analyzes biological specimens collected from patients.

  • Responsible for accurate reporting of test results.

  • Identifies causes of problems and makes simple corrections by using preset strategies.

  • Performs any quality control procedures required for specific tests and record results.

  • Reports any abnormalities found in test procedures and results.

  • Reports findings in writing, orally, or by computer, conforming to established guidelines.

  • Operates and performs preventive maintenance on laboratory equipment and instruments.

  • Adheres to internal controls established for department.

  • Performs related duties as required.

Work Schedule

The schedule for this position is evenings or nights, with rotating holidays and weekends.

Preferred Work Experience

Hematology experience a plus.

Closing Statement

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Equal Employment Opportunity

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Title: Medical Lab Technician, Lab Services - Hematopathology (evenings or nights)

Job ID: 56635

Location: Galveston

Business Unit: HOSPT