St. Michael s Medical Center located in Newark, NJ is seeking a Medical Technologist. This is a 358-bed regional tertiary-care, teaching and research center and is accredited by The Joint Commission. This hospital is a part of Prime Healthcare, which is an award-winning health system that operates 45 hospitals in 14 states and is one of the nation's leading healthcare service providers.

  • Generalist experience including Blood Bank is preferred
  • This candidate would have to be interested in cross training to the following lab departments: Blood Bank, Chemistry, Coagulation, Hematology & Urinalysis
  • Would consider a newly graduated candidate providing they would be interested in being a generalist
  • This position would have to be a Medical Technologist with ASCP or eligible to sit for the exam

DUTIES:

  • Precisely and accurately performs and evaluates variety of technical procedures
  • Utilizes accepted quality control techniques with the aid of automated, semi-automated, and/or manual methodologies
  • Performs diagnostic procedures in the laboratory and venipunctures as needed
  • Performs a variety of laboratory tests and assays in accordance with established policies, procedures and regulations
  • Uses and maintains all laboratory equipment correctly
  • Accurately documents and reports all test results

1. Bachelor of Science degree in a science or a combination of an Associate's degree and certification.

2. Medical Technologist (MT) / Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS)- Must have successfully completed an accredited program in Medical Technology as required by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists.

3. ASCP certified preferred; ASCP eligible.

4. 1-3 years clinical laboratory experience as a generalist working in the following areas- Hematology, Chemistry, Coagulation Urinalysis, Blood Bank preferred.

5. Knowledge of Sunquest computer system a plus

6. Team player, detail oriented, reliable self-starter with excellent verbal and written skills essential.


Associated topics: medical, medical technologist, pathology, sample collection, services, surgical technologist, technician ii, technologist, testing, toxicology

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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