Senior Medical Technologist

Location
Williamsburg, VA
Posted
Apr 25, 2018
Closes
Aug 17, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center Clinical Laboratory is hiring a Senior Medical Technologist.

A sign on bonus is available for qualified candidates.


Sentara Laboratory Services is a team of more than 700 Clinical Laboratory Professionals that service 12 hospitals and the communities around them in the Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina region.

Our Senior Medical Technologists are patient focused, scientific experts that help our care teams to diagnose our patient population. Our best team mate thrives in a fast paced environment and thinks on their feet. This promotional opportunity into a leadership role supports the Laboratory manager and the team in the Lab in areas of training, competency, staffing, students, and other issues within the lab.


Performs laboratory testing and interprets test results using scientific knowledge and principles of test procedures and disease processes; recommends contingency testing. Directly responsible for developing, maintaining and managing daily technical operations including staff training and education, implementation of instrumentation, accreditation readiness. Project plans and timelines are developed with the Laboratory Manager approval. Responsible for the immediate supervision, training, and competency assessment of laboratory staff and students in a 24/7 environment. Ensures accurate orders for proficiency surveys and accurate submission of survey data. Collects PI data, conducts analysis and documents progress. Maintains current policies and procedures in department and ensures completion of electronic documents according to established assignments and timelines. Demonstrates fiscal responsibility.

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

Experience
Required: Laboratory Technologist - 2 years

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, 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
Our star candidate will hold Bachelor's degree in Clinical Laboratory Science and hold current ASCP or AMT certification. We are seeking a professional with two years of prior experience as a Medical Technologist.


Facility Highlights:

Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center, a Certified Primary Stroke Center, has 145 licensed beds and features the latest healthcare technologies, serving the region with the life-saving capabilities of an ultra-modern medical center.
The hospital offers a full range of medical care from emergency heart catheterization to all-inclusive obstetrics care where patients are able to stay in one room. The hospital also provides advanced imaging and “smart” operating rooms. Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center has also achieved Magnet® recognition, the nation's highest honor for excellence in nursing.


Sentara Benefits:

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!

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Keyword: Clinical Laboratory Scientist, CLS, MLT, MT, MLS, Medical Laboratory Scientist, Senior Medical Technologist, Laboratory Leadership, Generalist

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