MultiCare Health System Medical Lab Technician or Medical Technologist in Tacoma, Washington

JOB DETAILS BACK REFER FRIEND APPLY MEDICAL LAB TECHNICIAN OR MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST Job Number: 61049 Location: Tacoma, WA Job Category: Laboratory / Pathology Employment Type: On-Call/Per-Diem MultiCare Entity: MultiCare Health System FTE: 0.001 Specialty: Not Applicable Department: Lab Central Core TGH Shift: Variable Work Schedule: Must be available to work various shifts The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at www.multicarejobs.org MEDICAL LAB TECHNICIAN SUMMARY: POSITION SUMMARY: The Medical Lab Technician (MLT) is responsible for performing patient analytic laboratory testing, quality control, data analysis, results reporting, instrument maintenance, and technical problem resolution. This is a technical position. Typical work situations require performing multiple tests with exacting accuracy and rapid turnaround time. Medical Lab Technicians perform manual and automated procedures, operate instruments that are computer interfaced and use networked computer information systems, following a specific network of steps and variables, according to established protocols. This position requires a service committed individual, who is detail oriented and can perform data analysis, and demonstrate critical thinking skills. The MLT may act as a resource for other laboratory personnel as well as for external customers such as physicians, and patient care staff. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: One year of previous laboratory experience preferred. EDUCATION/LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: Associate degree in a laboratory science or medical laboratory technology from an accredited institution Current Certification of Medical Laboratory Technician, MLT (ASCP)CM. or MLT (ASCP) or registry eligible Current Medical Assistant-Phlebotomist Certification or Medical Assistant-Phlebotomist eligible (if duties will include phlebotomy) MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST SUMMARY: POSITION SUMMARY The Medical Technologist is responsible for performing patient analytic laboratory testing, quality control, data analysis, results reporting, instrument maintenance, and technical problem resolution. This is a technical position. Typical work situations require performing multiple tests with exacting accuracy and rapid turnaround time. Medical Technologists perform manual and automated procedures, operate instruments that are computer interfaced and use networked computer information systems Sign up to receive notifications of new jobs and other information. Sign up. PEOPLE YOU MAY KNOW AT MULTICARE See how you re connected. REFER A FRIEND SET UP AN RSS FEED MultiCare is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V MultiCare is a sm