Medical Laboratory Technician

Location: Eglin AFB, FL
Date Posted: 12-11-2017
  
MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN - Eglin AFB, FL 11pm-8am Monday through Friday!!!!!!!!! First 3-4 months will be training from 7-4pm!

About Us:
Fidelity Partners is a leading national healthcare support services company specializing in the Medical Staffing, Executive Search, and Outplacement of medical professionals for both premier private sector clients and in support of our military and government clients. We are committed to the highest levels of professional and ethical service in the market today and work to cultivate long-term relationships. We have a reputation built on integrity, an expert knowledge of the medical industry and attention to individual client and employee needs.
 
We are currently accepting qualified applications for a MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN to support one of our Government clients in Elgin AFB, FL.
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Graduate from a medical laboratory technician training program accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) or the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).      
  • Certification as a Medical Laboratory Technician by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) or American Medical Technologists (AMT), or state licensure as a medical laboratory technician.
  • The Technician shall have at least 12 months’ experience within the past 24 months.
  • Current certification in Healthcare Provider (HCP) and Basic Life Support (BLS) are required.
TYPE OF WORK:
The duties include but are not limited to the following:
  • Perform clinical laboratory tests in any one or a combination of areas as described in following sections of the laboratory: Hematology, chemistry, urinalysis, serology, microbiology, immunology, blood bank, and blood donor center.
  • Calculate test results and measure prescribed quantities of samples during tests.
  • Notice pertinent morphology/staining details of specimens under microscopic examination.
  • Perform a wide variety of laboratory tests either manually or using automated instrumentation.
  • Evaluate quality control information against measurable criteria in the performance of laboratory tests.
  • Perform precise and accurate laboratory testing according to established laboratory procedures.
  • Receive written requisitions from health care providers for routine and special laboratory tests.
  • Set up and adjust laboratory equipment and apparatus.
  • Obtain laboratory specimens directly from patients by venipuncture, instruct patient and staff on proper specimen collection.
  • Add reagents or indicator solutions, and subject’s specimens to various laboratory operations according to established procedures.
  • Prepare slides for microscopic analysis as necessary.
  • Observe test reactions, changes of color, or formation of precipitates; studies or subjects treated specimens to automatic analyzing equipment to make qualitative and quantitative analysis.
  • Record test results to flat logs and request slips and file reports in the electronic health record. 
  • Bring to the attention of the section supervisor, pathologist or general laboratory supervisor any unusual or grossly abnormal test result.
  • Perform light general cleaning of work areas such as collection of trash, autoclaving of specimens, cleaning of bench tops and light dusting.
  • Prepare specimens for transport to MTF laboratory or for other civilian/DOD reference laboratories.
  • Prepare biological waste for proper disposal.
  • Perform and document required equipment maintenance as required.
  • Adhere to infection control procedures including the use of personal protective equipment and proper disposal of waste
  • Participate in required equipment, in-service training and continuing medical education.
  • Ensure safe work environment and employ safe work habits.
Application:
Interested candidates may apply at careers@fidelitypartners.org or fax resumes to 210-568-4518.

EOE
 

 
Thank you for providing us your candidacy request we will review your background and qualifications to determine a potential match for this opportunity, if we determine you are a good fit one of our executive recruiters will contact you as soon as possible to discuss next steps, if you are not we will retain your information in our database for future opportunity.

Kindest Regards,
Fidelity Partners
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