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Medical Laboratory Technologist
  • Location: St. Louis, MO
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #14440

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Lighthouse Lab services is partnered with a clinical lab in St. Louis, MO seeking a Medical Technologist for a busy blood and chemistry lab. Reporting to the Lab Technical Supervisor and Lab Manager, this candidate is responsible routine and complex processing, testing, analysis and resulting of samples.

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Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assures proper specimen processing and testing are followed in accordance with procedures to prevent adverse patient outcomes.
  • Perform quality of stat blood testing to include full blood panels, CBC, and general chemistry tests performed in the laboratory to obtain data for use in patient diagnosis and treatment.
  • Performs quality control assessments and routine instrument maintenance using department SOPs, accrediting agency standards and manufacturer specifications to assure the validity of laboratory test results.
  • Perform QC testing and recognize deviation from acceptable values.
  • Follow established protocol for all testing an apply any remedial action as needed.
  • Responsible for daily, weekly, and monthly equipment maintenance.
  • Perform necessary calibration of instruments and ensure calibration period is adequate to cover testing.
  • Perform related accountabilities and responsibilities as required or directed.
  • Result reporting is both timely and in accordance with standard operating procedures.
  • This position does not directly supervise others, but does problem solve and trouble shoot as necessary.
  • Additional duties as assigned by Lab Manager and Lab Technical Supervisor

Minimum Preferred Profile:

  • Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology
  • MT/MLS(ASCP) Certification is preferred
  • Prior blood testing experience a plus
  • Knowledge of Abbott I-stat and Beckman Coulter acT Diff 2 a plus

Salary, Schedule, and Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary commensurate with education and experience
  • First Shift
  • Comprehensive and generous medical benefits
  • Competitive retirement programs
  • Generous PTO

About Us

At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 18 years of proven success placing job seekers in positions ranging from entry-level Medical Technologists to seasoned Laboratory Directors. We recruit nationwide, for permanent and travel positions with clients ranging from small hospitals to large reference laboratories.

It is the policy of Lighthouse Lab Services to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Lighthouse Lab Services will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

Lighthouse Lab Services | 800-838-0602 | lighthouselabservices.com

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