Medical Technologist IV - Pathology Core Laboratory
In this position, you will be responsible for the prompt, efficient, and accurate performance, validation, and reporting of laboratory test results, which are utilized for the purpose of prognosis, diagnosis, treatment, and research. Responsible for the technical aspects of tests performed within assigned section including quality control and analyzer maintenance. May be responsible for overseeing workflow to ensure continuity in operations and completion of routine and specialized tasks. Also, in conjunction with section leadership, conducts literature reviews and may be responsible for research and development of and validation new procedures to be performed within the section. Under the supervision of the Technical Director, Manager-Clinical Lab, or Supervisor, the MT IV is responsible for completing all technical work in the laboratory section accurately and within a timely manner and may oversee the work of the MTI, MT II, and MT III. The MT IV helps maintain a positive work climate and the overall team effort of the department.
Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or in one of the biological, chemical or physical sciences and completion of a medical laboratory technologist training program that was, at the time of graduation, either NAACLS approved or approved pursuant to TN Rule 1200-06-02-.04. Educational requirements may be waived for applicants possessing HEW certification from passing the Health and Human Services proficiency examination on or before September 1, 1997 and who meet criteria outlined in TN Rule 1200-06-02-.22.
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Six (6) years of medical technologist experience required, of which three (3) years of experience must be in performing method validation, quality control evaluation, writing procedures, process improvement, advanced troubleshooting, and inventory control
Two (2) years of relevant clinical medical laboratory technician experience may be considered for one (1) year of medical technologist experience.
Experience with testing and assay development using mass spectrometry (LC/MS) preferred.
Tennessee licensure as Medical Technologist-General or as a Special Analyst in assigned laboratory section required or eligible. Licensure must be obtained prior to working in lab independently.
Certification as a Medical Technologist by ASCPor AMT preferred Specialist Certification in assigned area by recognized accrediting body such as ASCP, preferred
Think of what you could achieve if the best possible care was all that mattered. If you had the encouragement and opportunity to truly bond with the patients in your care. And if you could collaborate with the world’s brightest scientists, in a bench-to-bedside environment that put you on the leading edge of clinical breakthroughs for children with cancer, sickle cell, and other life-threatening d...iseases. It’s possible at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. As a clinical professional with us, you’ll be part of a team that gives our all to make a difference in the lives of patients with the rarest of conditions. All while receiving the resources and support you need to advance your career and be the force behind the cures.