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Med Tech, Med Lab Tech JIC-External Candidates Only Job

Cleveland Clinic

Date: Sep 5, 2014

Location: CLEVELAND, OH, US

MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST

Reference Title
HR Use Only: Med Tech, Med Lab Tech JIC-External Candidates Only
Hospital:
Facility: CLEVELAND CLINIC, COMMUNITY HOSPITALS, & NE OHIO CENTERS
Department: PATH & LAB MEDICINE
Job Code: E22000
Pay Grade: 11
Schedule:
Shift: Variable
Hours: Full Time, Part Time, PRN, Weekends
Job Details:

This job interest community will allow you apply for Medical Technologist, Med Lab Technician and Laboratory Technician IV opportunities that may be open at various Cleveland Clinic locations.

This is a Job Interest Community (JIC) Medical Technologist Medical Technician and Laboratory Technician . When you apply to this JIC, you are expressing interest in positions throughout our healthcare system. Our JICs makes it easier for our recruiters to match your skills and experience to positions throughout our organization. Once you apply, a recruiter will personally review your application to ensure that you are considered for the right position. If you meet the minimum qualifications and complete the application in its entirety, a recruiter may contact you to better understand your experience and shift/location preferences. This way, we can be sure that the job you apply for is the perfect fit for you.

This JIC is for Days Evenings and Night positions that may be available at the following locations: Main Campus ,East regional and West regional.

Openings may be available in the following disciplines:
Clinical Biochemistry, Special Chemistry, Automated Hematology, Manual Hematology & Coagulation, Blood Bank, Immunology, Clinical Microbiology, Molecular Pathology.

MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST (E22000)

Summary: Performs and interprets tests at all complexity levels. Demonstrates an understanding of the theory and scientific principles of laboratory testing as well as the technical, procedural and problem solving aspects. Correlates abnormal laboratory data with pathological states, determines the validity of test results and the need for additional tests. Determines the validity of test results through the monitoring and/or verifying of quality controls, standards, etc. Communicates test results, reference ranges, specimen requirements, and other pertinent information to authorized sources.

Job Responsibilities: Repairs instruments/equipment and/or initiates requests for instrument/equipment repair and/or service through vendors and/or Clinical Engineering. Maintains cleanliness of assigned instrumentation and/or equipment. Completes and maintains preventative maintenance and troubleshooting records. May function in an educator or consultant capacity within a medical laboratory setting. Provides instruction and training in theory, technical skills, safety protocols, and the application of laboratory test protocols to students, employees, residents, etc. Participates in and may provide continuing education and professional development for laboratory personnel. Participates in, and may be delegated responsibility for, decisions involving the quality control programs, continuing quality improvement programs (quality assurance), instrument and methodology selection, preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, safety procedures, purchase of laboratory supplies, inventory control, test selection/utilization, computer/statistical data and database functions. Investigates problem areas and recommends improvements. Other duties as assigned.

Complexity Of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work unsupervised or with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Education:
I. Completion of a Bachelor's Degree of an accredited technology program and eligibility for certification from a recognized national certifying organization. Demonstrated technical proficiency and theoretical knowledge sufficient to perform laboratory functions assigned. -OR- II. Completion of a Bachelor's Degree in a chemical, physical, biological or Clinical Laboratory Science. Demonstrated technical proficiency and theoretical knowledge sufficient to perform laboratory functions assigned.

Experience: Minimum of two years of experience as a Lab Technician IV for education path II as noted above.

Licensure/Certification/Registration: None

Physical Requirements: Physical demands include: Visual acuity to study specimens under a microscope. The ability to distinguish colors. Fine motor skills and manual dexterity to handle specimens and lab equipment required to process specimens and repair equipment. May be required to stand for long periods of time. Light lifting may be required. May be exposed to hazardous chemicals, biohazards, radioactive materials, etc.

MED LAB TECHNICIAN (C18001)

Summary: Receives and processes specimens prior to testing. Performs pre-analytical procedures to include: Accepting and or rejecting specimens according to established standards, performing data entry functions, preparing aliquots, transporting and distributing specimens. Notifies supervision of any unusual events or deviations from established protocols.

Job Responsibilities: Performs and interprets tests at all complexity levels. Demonstrates an understanding of the theory and scientific principles of laboratory testing as well as the technical, procedural and problem solving aspects. Correlates abnormal laboratory data with pathological states, determines the validity of test results and the need for additional tests. Determines the validity of test results through the monitoring and/or verifying of quality controls, standards, etc. Communicates test results, reference ranges, specimen requirements, and other pertinent information to authorized sources. Participates in the introduction, investigation and implementation of new procedures and/or the evaluation of new instruments/equipment. Demonstrates the ability to continually improve work process flow to increase efficiency and reduce costs. Participates in, and may be delegated responsibility for, decisions involving the quality control programs, continuing quality improvement programs (quality assurance), instrument and methodology selection, preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, safety procedures, purchase of laboratory supplies, inventory control, test selection/utilization, computer/statistical data and database functions. Investigates problem areas and recommends improvements. Provides instruction and training in theory, technical skills, safety protocols, and the application of laboratory test protocols to students, employees, residents, etc. Participates in and may provide continuing education and professional development for laboratory personnel. Other duties as assigned.

Complexity Of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Experience: Demonstrated technical proficiency and theoretical knowledge sufficient to perform laboratory functions as assigned.

Education: Associates Degree of an accredited technology program and eligibility for certification from a recognized national certifying organization.

Licensure/Certification/Registration: None

Physical Requirements For Med Lab Technician and Lab Technician IV: Physical demands include: Visual acuity to study specimens under a microscope as required. The ability to distinguish colors. Fine motor skills and manual dexterity to handle specimens and lab equipment required to process specimens and repair equipment. May be exposed to hazardous chemicals, biohazards, radioactive materials, etc.

LAB TECHNICIAN IV (E21000)(Main Campus Only)

Summary: Performs laboratory procedures and tests at all complexity levels in various sections of the laboratory.

Job Responsibilities: Performs and interprets tests of all complexity and reports test results. Performs instrument maintenance, troubleshooting and minor repairs. Performs quality assurance activities. Maintains supplies needed for performance of tests. Participates as an educator, consultant, instructor or in a supervisory capacity Complies with regulatory guidelines and standards Assists supervisory personnel in developing and reviewing technical and operational policies and procedures. Other duties as assigned.

Complexity Of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Experience: Demonstrated technical proficiency and theoretical knowledge sufficient to perform laboratory functions as assigned.

Education: Completion of a Bachelor's Degree in a chemical, physical, biological science. Demonstrated technical proficiency and theoretical knowledge sufficient to perform laboratory functions assigned.

Licensure/Certification/Registration: None

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