The Medical Laboratory Technologist will perform high complexity hematology and manual differentials, urinalysis with microscopic, parasitology, microscopy, gram stains, waived testing, venipuncture and specimen preparation. This position will work with an electronic medical record, Lab Information System and basic lab equipment. In addition, this position will be responsible for preparing specimens for transport to reference labs, phlebotomy, balancing centrifuges, reading microscopic slides and associated tasks. Occasional training and competency assessments for other staff.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in medical technology, chemistry, or a biological science; or equivalent combination of training and experience. Some positions may require compliance with current Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) regulations.
Must meet CLIA personnel requirements for high complexity testing. Experience in a lab performing high complexity testing in hematology and bacteriology.
Must be able to multitask; assay tests accurately; and key in results correctly in a timely fashion. Must be able to work independently.
Certification in Medical Technology or Clinical Laboratory Science preferred. General computer skills.
At least one year working experience in a lab performing high complexity testing in hematology and bacteriology.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Internal Number: 170573
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