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Medical Laboratory Scientist/MT/MLT Day shift Full or Part time

Physicians Laboratory Omaha, NE

Job Description

This person will perform microbiology laboratory procedures using established and approved protocols.  This position requires the use of independent judgment and responsibility with minimal technical supervision.

Essential Functions

  • Plate biological specimens to media according to laboratory procedure to obtain accurate results.
  • Perform microscopic evaluation of gram stained specimens and determine follow-up testing to correctly identify pathogens.
  • Analyze bacterial growth on various media and determine pathogens to assist in doctor/client diagnosis of patient according to laboratory procedures.
  • Identify parasitic and fungal pathogens in various biological specimens.
  • Perform laboratory testing of biological fluids on specific laboratory instrumentation requiring visual acuity and manual dexterity.  Perform maintenance procedures on laboratory instrumentation.  Record and monitor quality control data.
  • Facilitate requested changes from clients or other staff personnel.  Show strong customer service skills in handling client questions and specimen requirement requests.
  • Use computer system to enter laboratory test results.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all laboratory information according to laboratory policy.

Job requirements

  • MT (CLS) or MLT diploma. ASCP certification or equivalent.
  • Attention to detail is a high priority.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Mandatory use of personal protective equipment in handling blood and body fluids.
  • Compliance with OSHA and laboratory safety procedures.

Day position with rotating weekends and occasional evening shift.  Will consider full time and part time applicants.  Please indicate your availability.

Full time position is benefits eligible.  Contact Jean Fisher, MT(ASCP)SM or Kayleigh Griffin, MLS(ASCP)cm at 402-731-4145 with questions.

Physicians Laboratory Services, Inc is an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer - qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to protected veteran or disability status, race/color, religion, gender, national origin or any other legally protected basis.

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Job Details

Date Posted December 21, 2019
Date Closes January 20, 2020
Address 4840 F St
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Microbiology
Function Technologist/Technician
Job Type Part-time Employee
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Mon: 8 am to 4 pm
Tue: 8 am to 4 pm
Wed: 8 am to 4 pm
Thu: 8 am to 4 pm
Fri: 8 am to 4 pm
Hours 40 hours per week
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 29-2011.00 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
Zipcode 68117
Name Eunice Miller
Address 4840 F Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68117
Phone 402-731-4145
FAX 402-731-8653

This job requires the following skills

  • Computer Usage
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Medical Laboratory
  • Medical Laboratory Scientist
  • Laboratory Technologist
  • Medical Laboratory Technician