SENIOR LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST

Location
Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Jun 15, 2017
Closes
Jul 06, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital Clinical Lab is seeking a Senior Medical Technologist to work full time, 1st shift.

Top candidates will hold a Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology and will hold current ASCP or AMT certification. Qualified candidates will also have a minimum of one year prior work experience as a Medical Technologist.

Enhance your career and join our team.

Performs laboratory tests, interprets test results, and recommends contingency testing. May develop and/or maintain technical policies and procedures; operates and maintains equipment, instruments, and manages inventory. Assists Manager/Team Coordinator with daily operations, coordination of work, and provides specialized expertise within assigned area. Responsible for prioritizing workload and resolving problems in absence of Manager/Team Coordinator.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree OR
Bachelor's Level Degree - MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY/LAB SCIENCE

Experience
Required: Laboratory Technologist - 1 year

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Preferred: AMT Medical Technologist, ASCP Medical Technologist, Cert Histocompatibility Spec, Cert Histocompatibility Techno, Chemistry, Cytogenetics Technologist, Cytotechnologist, Hematology, Histotechnician, Medical Lab Scientist, Microbiology, Molecular Biology

Skills
Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Monitoring, Service Orientation, Technology/Computer, Time Management

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Bachelor's Degree in the Sciences required. Education, experience and ASCP/AMT certification must be maintained within the specific discipline of the department in which one is applying. Three (3) years experience required for Transplant Immunology Laboratory.