Medical Laboratory Technologist I - Central Regional Hospital

  • Location: Granville County, NC
  • Posted: Aug 21, 2019

Job Description

Central Regional Hospital
Where Caring is Contagious!

We are currently recruiting for a Medical Laboratory Technologist I. The primary purpose of this position is to provide timely accurate results of laboratory analysis to the requesting healthcare provider. Job duties include, but are not limited to the following:
Work in all areas of the clinical laboratory, working alone at time on evenings and weekends.
Responsible for performing procedures, interpreting and reporting results.
Maintaining equipment
Ensuring quality control
Assuming the role of section leader in one or more departments as assigned by the laboratory supervisor, and for training other technologists in that department.

There are multiple positions posted. These are full-time positions and eligible for the full State benefits package including health insurance and retirement. The normal working hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. with rotating weekends and holidays.

Salary Grade: GN09
Recruitment Range: $36,677 - $62,092
Position: 60043645; 60047419

About the Department of Health and Human Services / Central Regional Hospital:
The NC Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is one of the largest, most complex agencies in the state, with approximately 18,000 employees. In collaboration with its partners, it is responsible for ensuring the health, safety and well-being of all North Carolinians.

CRH is a State-of-the Art psychiatric hospital located in Butner, NC. Our location is ideal with four seasons, mild temperatures and provides an easy commute to the N.C. mountains or beaches. Butner possesses small town charm but is within 30 minutes of a major metropolitan area including Research Triangle Park, Raleigh, Chapel Hill, and Durham, NC. The people we serve are at the heart of our facility. Our team is critical to the mission of the hospital. We strive to create an environment in which every team member contributes to the overall success of the hospital to positively impact the lives of those around them and the individuals we serve.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies
To receive credit for all of your work history and credentials, you must list the information on the application form. Any information listed under the text resume section or on an attachment will not be considered for qualifying credit. Qualified candidates must document on the application that they clearly possess all of the following:
Basic knowledge of the psychophysiology processes being monitored and how the medical laboratory science is applied.
Considerable knowledge of laboratory equipment, instrumentation and terminology.
Considerable knowledge of the variety of laboratory procedures applicable to the area(s) of work.
Thorough knowledge of the field of medical technology.
Thorough knowledge of the hazards of working with potentially infectious materials and the appropriate safety precautions to avoid infections.
Ability to perceive colors normally.
Ability to maintain, calibrate and troubleshoot equipment.
Ability to interpret abnormal results.
Ability to prepare various laboratory media.
Ability to research and develop procedures and methods and ability to implement necessary changes.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

Bachelor's degree in medical technology, chemistry, or a biological science from an appropriately accredited institution and one year of experience in a medical laboratory;
Associate's degree in medical technology from an appropriately accredited institution and two years of experience in a medical laboratory;
Completion of a certified Laboratory Assistant course in medical technology or a comparable course and three years of experience in a medical laboratory;
an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Degrees must be from appropriately accredited colleges or universities.

Supplemental and Contact Information

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Positions in the Division of State Operated Healthcare Facilities shall be subject to pre-employment drug testing and criminal record background checks. Also, the use of tobacco products of any kind including vapor products are prohibited from our campuses. All employees are required to adhere to the facility's Vaccination Policy.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account. You will either receive a call to schedule an interview or an email notifying you when the job has been filled.

For technical issues with your application, please call the NeoGov Help Line at 855-524-5627. Applicants will be communicated with via email only for updates on the status of their application. If there are any questions about this posting other than your application status, please contact HR at 919-764-7200.

Salary Information

$36,677.00 - $62,092.00 Annually

Employment Type

  • Permanent Full-Time

NC Department of Health and Human Services

101 Blair Dr
Raleigh, NC 27603

Opened: 1971

Phone: (919) 855-4800

Fax: (919) 855-4800



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