Medical Technologist

Location: NV
Job Type: Direct Hire
Date: 3/1/2018
Job ID: 02560121
Job Description
LOCATION: Northern, NV

Would you like to work in a facility that will allow you to have work/life balance?
This area is not like Las Vegas or Reno. It offers the mountains, skiing, scenic bikeways, lakes and rivers. 
It also offers a vibrant community that has theatre, galleries and some cowboy country all in a town of 35,000 population.

The Medical Technologist performs standard routine, complex, automated and manual lab techniques without direct supervision.
Insures proper functioning of lab equipment by performing preventative and corrective maintenance, and troubleshooting basic instrument malfunctions.
Calibrates and assesses the accuracy of lab equipment; performs, evaluates, and records quality control measures and institutes corrective action as appropriate.
Assists in maintaining inventory and supplies; performs phlebotomy using age specific techniques; collects, prepares and determines acceptability of specimens.
Prioritizes assignment of test results and coordinates general work flow.
Recognizes normal, abnormal or unexpected results, errors and problems with patient test results; evaluates, interprets and reports test results.
Observes principles of data security/patient confidentiality.
Assists in training of new assistants and technologists.
Supervises Laboratory Assistants.
Assists in evaluation of new methods and equipment.
Interacts with other healthcare workers to solve problems and interpret patient lab results; attends and participates in department meetings.  

Candidate must ASCP certification.
Needs to have 2years of experience.

Shift is 12:30pm-11pm(10 hour shift),4x a week and alternating weekends and holidays. No on-call.

Facility is offering a starting rate of $26hr and goes up 2% with experience depending on experience and there is an excellent benefit package and relocation is offered as well.