Laboratory Corporation of America Medical Technologist/Clinical Laboratory Technician (Morphologist) -- Hematology in Raritan, New Jersey

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Perform routine procedures in hematology with accuracy and reliability

  • Read manual differentials on peripheral blood smears with a microscope

  • Utilize an automated digital cell morphology platforms to confirm automated analyzer results

  • Identify red blood cell, white blood cell and platelet populations

  • Identify and report any indication of Blood borne Pathogens in a timely manner

  • Detect and identify abnormal cell populations to aid in the diagnosis of health conditions and disease states

  • Interpret blood cell count result data for accuracy and feasibility

  • Troubleshoot analyzers and equipment to determine a resolution

  • Run and perform maintenance on the automated slide maker/strainer

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or a Life Science

  • Minimum 1 year of experience in Hematology/Morphology

  • Experience working in a clinical hematology laboratory performing manual differentials

  • Prior experience with Sysmex platforms and/or CellaVision® is a plus

  • Knowledge of quality control and quality assurance processes

  • Familiarity with laboratory information systems (LIS)

  • Knowledge of laboratory operations as well as policies and procedures

  • ASCP Certification is a plus

  • Strong communication skills; both written and verbal

  • Ability to prioritize, multi task and work independently

  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

  • Ability to lift up to 25lbs.

Shift

3

Schedule

Monday - Friday (10:00pm - 6:30am) and rotating Saturdays

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.