MLT or MLS - $2,000 Sign-on Bonus!

  • Buchanan County Health Center
  • Independence, IA, USA
  • Jan 22, 2021
Full Time Laboratory Technologist

Job Description

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

  • The Medical Lab Technician (MLT) is responsible for the analysis of laboratory specimens and subsequent result reporting according to laboratory protocol and procedures. 
  • The Medical Lab Scientist (MLS) coordinates and participates in a variety of complex technical tasks in the performance of laboratory tests to obtain data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.

Qualifications

  • EDUCATION & TRAINING REQUIREMENTS  
    • MLT requires:
    • Associate's degree in a relevant science preferred.
    • MLT (ASCP) or equivalent registration or has completed a technician training program in a school accredited/approved by HHS, or MLT eligible under Medicare laboratory regulations.
    • Basic Life Support certification.
    • MLS requires:
    • Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology.
    • Iowa Med Tech licensure (ASCP), either by examination or by reciprocity.
    • Basic Life Support certification.
  • WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
    • MLT requires:
    • Four months' clinical laboratory internship preferred.
    • Demonstrated clinical competence in relevant area of laboratory practice.
    • Must have the ability to demonstrate self-confidence and positive attitude toward self and others. Maintains commitment and enthusiasm to goal achievement.
    • MLS requires:
    • Demonstrated competence in the area of laboratory procedures.
    • Significant skill and knowledge in IS applications/automated technology is desired.

Schedule

M-F, 11am-7:30pm, weekend rotation