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Medical Lab Technician

Location : West Palm Beach
Job Type : Direct
Hours : Full Time
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Industry : Healthcare - Health Services
Job Category : Healthcare - Laboratory/Pathology Services

Job Description :
Medical Lab Technician 

The medical laboratory scientist (MLS), sometimes referred to as a clinical laboratory scientist (CLS) or medical lab technologist (MLT), performs a battery of highly specific analytical tests to assist doctors in reaching an accurate diagnosis regarding the patients who visit their office.

A (MLT) is responsible for processing urine specimens on a multi-analyzer Beckman Coulter AU680. In addition, the MLT will be responsible for sample preparation of urine specimens for analysis on LC/MS instrumentation. Functions performed may include but are not limited to: pipetting, centrifugation, incubation, and aliquoting. All functions must be performed with accuracy, attention to detail, and in a timely manner. 

The Medical Lab Technician (MLT) will be responsible and will be trained on new equipment like Centaure, immulite XP 2000, DXI 600, DXH 600, IRICELL equipment. 

Job requires that employee have good organization skills. Additionally, since changes do occur from day to day, flexibility and a team player attitude on the part of the candidate is essential. The laboratory is a production environment with emphasis on productivity/quality standards. 
Required Qualifications :

• Degree required in chemistry, biology, medical lab science, or related field 

 Experience with and knowledge of chemical analyzers is a must, preferably Olympus/Beckman Coulter AU640 or AU680 

• Medical background preferred which includes medical terminology applicable to a clinical laboratory 

• Keeps work area neat and clean 

• Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills that foster a positive environment • Demonstrates flexibility and ability to adapt to change 

• Learns additional functions within the laboratory 

• Meets standards for production and accuracy 

• Performs other duties as assigned

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