Medical Technologist II - Microbiology

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922328

Vidant Medical Center

Full Time

Regular

Summary

About Vidant Medical Center

Vidant Medical Center is a 900+ bed Level-1 Trauma Center, regional referral hospital and is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health. We serve as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. Vidant Medical Center provides acute, intermediate, rehabilitation and outpatient services to more than 1.4 million people in 29 counties.  But it's in our work environment that you'll find our sense of family and closeness that permeates everything we do.

 Responsibilities

  • Prepare patient specimens as required for laboratory testing. Perform laboratory tests. Monitor test results to assure test quality and validity. Communicate results in a timely manner, especially those that may be life threatening to the patient.

  • Maintain properly documented records of activities. Clean and maintain laboratory equipment and environment. Performs other duties as assigned. 

Minimum Requirements

  • Four year college degree in Medical Technology required.
  • ASCP or equivalent certification required.
  • Subjects will qualify to be employed as or promoted to Medical Technologist II if he/she has ASCP certification and one year of full time experience in a hospital lab setting or 3 years of full time experience in a hospital setting without ASCP certification.
  • 1-3 years experience in clinical laboratory as a Medical Technologist required. 

Preferred Requirements

  • Mycobacteriaology and Mycology experience preferred.

Other Information

  • Hours - Mon-Fri - 7:00am - 3:30pm - Every 3rd Weekend and Rotating Holidays - Work alternate shifts as needed.

General Statement

It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.   Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.

 

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