Laboratory Corporation of America Medical Technologist in Brentwood, Tennessee

Essential Job Duties:

  • Performs assigned technical assays according to established procedures and reports test results.

  • Performs and records assigned instrument maintenance and function checks.

  • Demonstrates view/edit, data entry, quality control, quality assurance and faxing capabilities in the computer system.

  • Identifies problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results and either must correct the problem or immediately notify the manager, supervisor, or director.

  • Performs, records and reports quality control results to the manager, supervisor, or director. Records corrective actions taken.

  • Records dates of receipt, in use, and expiration for all reagents, kits, controls, and standards used for assigned assays.

  • Prepares reagents according to written procedures, performs reagent quality control checks, and demonstrates appropriate corrective action for unacceptable reagent performance.

  • Adheres to established processing times while maintaining the highest quality of test results and the most efficient use of resources.

  • Participates in proficiency testing and competency testing using standard operation procedures.

  • Conforms to all company policies and maintains a business-like, professional attitude at all times.

  • Helps to maintain a safe working environment by strict adherence to company safety policies and procedures. Is alert to the existence of safety hazards and reports any unsafe conditions to the general supervisor.

  • Complies with all the requirements set forth in the Compliance program and cooperates with management as it endeavors to carry out the objective of the Compliance program.

  • Additional duties as assigned

Requirements

License/Certification/Education:

  • Must have a BA/BS in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology, or related science.

  • MT/MLT/MLS/MB ASCP/TN State license or permits to qualify as a Technologist.

  • 1-3 years experience working in a clinical laboratory.

Shift

1

Schedule

1st Shift Tuesday-Saturday 9:00am-5:30pm

As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.