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Medical Lab Technologist

Kelly Services
Syracuse, NY 13203
Kelly Services has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a **Direct Hire** opportunity to work as a **Medical Lab Technician** located in **Syracuse, NY.**

**Shift:** M-F, 8am-5pm

**Job Description:** **Medical Technologist**

**GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES** : Performs technical laboratory testing in the clinic laboratory.

**EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:** (This list may not include all of the duties assigned).

1. Performs procedures in all sections of the laboratory including specimen collection for which competency has been verified by the designated trainer for the laboratory training program.

2. Performs automated CBC, chemistry, immunochemistry, coagulation analysis, and urine testing.

3. Performs hematological examinations. Examines smears referring irregularities in the specimen to the providers and lab director.

4. Assists in bone marrow procedures, and properly collects and submits required materials and paperwork to appropriate hospitals.

5. Performs microscopic examinations of blood and urine to identify abnormalities.

6. Prepares reagents and controls.

7. Inventories laboratory supplies and reports needs to ordering personnel in the lab.

8. Enters patient specimens and enters test results in Laboratory Information System.

9. Prepares specimens to be sent to reference laboratories and completes patient log for these specimens. This requires the use of computers and scanners.

10. Reviews laboratory results for extraordinary results before they are reported and forwarded to the patient's medical record, including reports on procedures processed in reference laboratories. Refers reports with errors to lab supervisor and lab manager.

11. Maintains records of procedure performance, patient results and quality control and/or quality assurance. Examines and documents results of control runs.

Follows defined protocol for investigating out-of-control runs, and implements necessary remedial action with documentation.

12. Maintains equipment in accordance with defined policies and protocols, and logs preventive and remedial maintenance of equipment. Logs performance of equipment, including daily temperature checks.

13. Maintains a safe and clean environment by daily cleaning areas, washing counters, emptying trash containers, cleaning up spills and all other duties necessary to sustain an appropriate work area and in accordance with OSHA regulations.

14. Contributes annually to updates in policy and procedure manuals. Input is given to Laboratory Manager and Supervisor.

15. May participate in cost analysis and testing evaluation of existing and prospective test methods.

16. May participate in research and development of new procedures and changes to current procedures. May participate in writing policies and protocols for new or changed procedures all of which must be approved by the laboratory supervisor.

17. Performs all duties and tasks, technical and non-technical, assigned that are necessary to maintain peak performance of all personnel and clinical laboratory.

18. Collects data, prepares reports, answers correspondence, and compiles statistics as directed.

19. Attends required meetings and participates in teams as requested.

20. Participates in professional development activities and maintains professional affiliations.

21. Maintains patient confidentiality.

22. Performs related work as required.

23. Disposes of contaminated materials as per DEC and OSHA Regulations.

**Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:**

Knowledge of current medical terminology to perform full range of laboratory tests. Knowledge of laboratory equipment and testing to perform quality control checks and troubleshooting of instrumentation. Knowledge of medical terminology to communicate with medical staff regarding laboratory procedures and results. Skill in performing a full range of laboratory tests. Skill in anticipating and reacting calmly to emergency situations. Skill in developing and maintaining department quality assurance. Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff, and the public. Ability to read and understand information about instrumentation in laboratory field. Ability to follow written protocols. Ability to work independently and as a team member. Ability to communicate clearly.

**Education:** Certification as a Medical Technologist (ASCP) or Medical Laboratory Technician (ASCP)

NY State License

**Experience:** Six months experience as a medical technologist/technician in a hospital or reference lab setting is minimum standard.


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2022-06-20 Expires: 2022-07-21

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