Job Title:
Med Lab Tech-Testing
Job ID:
443613
Location:
University Hospitals
Department:
Toxicology Lab
Full/Part Time:
Full-Time
Regular/Temporary:
Regular
Shift:
Evening
FTE %:
100
Salary Range Min:
$17.00
Salary Range Max:
$25.50

Position summary

Med Lab Tech-Testing (Job Opening 443613) - SCOPE OF POSITION The Toxicology lab performs routine and highly complex testing in therapeutic drugs, industrial/pre-employment drug testing, forensic drug testing and clinical drug testing utilizing instruments such as HPLC, GCMS, LCMS/MS and chemistry/immunoassay instrumentation. The department is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. POSITION SUMMARY The Medical Laboratory Technician in the Toxicology Laboratory will perform routine and specialized testing of both moderate and high complex toxicology and chemistry tests. Demonstrate technical expertise necessary to the area. Perform specimen processing functions and clerical duties. Maintain and troubleshoot all laboratory equipment. Act as a customer service representative for the laboratory both on the telephone and in interpersonal exchanges. Assume primary responsibility for the functions of a particular testing area or areas in the laboratory as assigned. The Medical Laboratory Technician will be proficient with the laboratory information system and processing samples, answering phones and filing. Act as a customer service representative for the laboratory both on the telephone and in interpersonal exchanges. Works under the direction of Lead Technologist, division directors and the laboratory manager.

Education and experience

Associate's degree in Medical Laboratory Technology or biological science with MLT certification. Applicant must obtain MLT certification within 6 months of hire.