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Medical Laboratory Technologist – MLT
  • Location: Orlando, FL
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #14489

Lighthouse Lab Services is excited to work with an innovative lab right in Orlando, FL! They are looking for an MLT that is eager to make a difference and have a positive influence in the lab. If this sounds like you, keep reading! 

The Medical Laboratory Technologist performs tasks within a wide scope of laboratory functions. This position is responsible for the receipt, organization, testing, and reporting, as assigned, of daily patient specimens, as well as first-level instrument maintenance and troubleshooting with the support of laboratory staff, and under the supervision of the Laboratory Director. The laboratory technologist will adhere to protocols and quality measures while performing sample preparation and operating laboratory instrumentation. 


  • Perform production workflow as described in standard operating procedures.
  • Perform sample preparation as described in standard operating procedures.
  • Maintain laboratory documentation.
  • Complete projects, other tasks, and assignments as directed by management.
  • Perform routine Quality Assurance/Quality Control tasks.
  • Manage laboratory inventory and order additional supplies as needed and in compliance with process instructions from managers.
  • Maintain integrity of process, following and reporting QA/QC occurrences
  • Work to ensure the process is compliant with the lab’s standard operating procedures as well as relevant laws, rules, and regulations applicable to the laboratory
  • Leading the tracking and completion of projects as directed
  • Completes all administration duties

Preferred Profile:

  • Associates degree in Medical Laboratory Technology OR Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, or related discipline.
  • Qualifies as high complexity laboratory technologist under CLIA and relevant state regulations.
  • 1-2 years’ experience in a laboratory environment required
  • Knowledge of troubleshooting and problem-solving procedures

Skills Needed:

  • Ability to work independently and cohesively as part of a team
  • Ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks in a dynamic environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Comfortable with instrument maintenance and troubleshooting

Compensation/ Shift:

  • $24-28/hr, flexible depending on experience 
  • Monday-Friday – Occasional weekends | 8am-5pm 
  • Incredibly positive, team environment- Lab encourages professional development and growth opportunities as they continue to grow

About Us:

At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 16 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

#MTP Job ID: 14489

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