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Medical Laboratory Technologist (ASCP) - Salt Lake City, UT

Kelly Services
Salt Lake City, UT 84190
**Medical Laboratory Technologist (ASCP) - Salt Lake City, UT**



We have an exciting opportunity for a Medical Laboratory Technologist (ASCP) in Salt Lake City, UT to work with one of our clients in Salt Lake City, UT



**This will be a direct hire opportunity with relocation package available!**



**Summary:**



**The Medical Laboratory Technologist (ASCP)** performs routine and complex laboratory tests in an assigned department of the clinical laboratory to provide physicians with rapid and accurate laboratory test results. Works under the direction of specialist, lead, and/or supervisor.



**Duties and Responsibilities:**




+ Performs waived, moderate, and/or highly complex analytic processes without direct supervision for which he/she is qualified, trained, and demonstrates competency according to established lab standard operating procedures (SOPs).

+ Operates, calibrates and troubleshoots laboratory instruments and ensures proper functioning of laboratory equipment. Recognizes when professional service is required and requests service if instrument is covered under a service contract. Otherwise, reports service needs to supervisor for resolution.

+ Performs quality control (QC) procedures as specified in lab section SOPs and maintains QC records and documentation necessary to meet the standards of accrediting agencies.

+ Follows appropriate specimen collection, handling, transport, and recording procedures.

+ Processes data, verifies accuracy, and enters data in the laboratory information system, along with appropriate explanatory or interpretive information in a timely manner.

+ Monitors QC and assists in data collection for Quality Assurance (QA) indicators, as assigned.

+ Performs internal and external proficiency testing.

+ Meets output measures as defined by individual group policy. Assists with workload in any section where competency has been verified and is current.

+ Recognizes critical patient results and follows the defined process for reporting them.

+ Recognizes unexpected results, errors, and problems with patient tests and escalates as required.

+ Understands the theory of laboratory procedures and evaluates all potential causes of unexpected test results.

+ Correlates clinical and laboratory data with pathologic states to determine result validity.

+ Evaluates exceptions to established criteria and special circumstances related to specimen collection and integrity to determine impact on testing.

+ Recognizes appropriate and inappropriate selection of basic and complex lab tests.

+ Prioritizes order of testing and coordinates general work flow in assigned area.

+ Resolves and documents resolution of all QC results which fail lab criteria and institutes corrective action.

+ Integrates and relates lab data to investigate possible discrepancies and contributes to the resolution.

+ Trains new and current employees on procedures and policies.

+ Provides technical information and/or instruction to clients, new employees, medical students, residents, peers, physicians, and the public as requested and where appropriate.

+ Maintains adequate inventory of reagents and supplies.

+ Directs workflow activities and reviews daily data reports as assigned.

+ Performs assessment of peers performing testing as a qualified observer after two years of experience not including NY testing.

+ Other duties as assigned.



**Minimum Requirements:**




+ Bachelors degree in Clinical or Medical Laboratory Science, Medical Technology or in the chemical or biological sciences

+ Current MLS(ASCP), MT(ASCP), or MT (AAB)



**Physical and Other Requirements:**




+ Stooping: Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist.

+ Reaching: Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.

+ Mobility: The person in this position needs to occasionally move between work sites and inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.

+ Communicate: Frequently communicate with others.

+ PPE: Biohazard laboratory environment that requires use of personal protective equipment in accordance with CDC and OSHA regulations and company policies.

+ Sedentary Work: Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body.

+ Fine Motor Control: Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling.

+ Vision: Having close, far, and peripheral visual acuity to perform a variety of tasks such as make general observations of depth and distance.

+ Color Vision: Perception of and ability to distinguish colors.

+ Continuing Education: Continual assessment of current literature and best practices.



**APPLY TODAY! Questions? Email Airika at airc843@kellyscientific.com or call at 562-206-2707**




**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/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2020-09-02 Expires: 2020-10-03

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