Med Tech Certified / Molecular Biologist ASCP

Baylor Scott & White Health - Dallas, TX

Baylor Scott & White Health laboratory is hiring Medical Technologists/ Molecular Biologist.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Under minimal supervision, perform high complexity molecular testing of clinical samples in a high volume clinical laboratory
Responsibilities include nucleic acid purification, PCR, Real-Time PCR, Sanger and Next Generation sequencing methods.
Collaborates on new assay development, including validation design, testing, document control and cost analysis.
Maintains record keeping in compliance of CAP and ASHI/CLIA regulatory requirements
Adheres to strict protocols required for clinical testing and quality control
Troubleshoot instrument and assay technical issues if they arise

Desired Qualifications:
BS in medical technology, clinical laboratory science or biological science
MB (ASCP) CM certified or eligible
1-3 years of clinical molecular biology experience
Extensive knowledge of molecular biology principles and molecular biology techniques including PCR and DNA sequencing
Possess bench skills that adhere to Good Clinical Laboratory Practice standards
Must be organized, self-motivated, analytical and have excellent communication skills
Must thrive in a fast-paced environment and have the ability to adapt to changes in the work load

Desirable Skills:
Experience with Next Generation Sequencing platforms
Experience with RNA extraction, cfDNA extraction and human lymphocyte subpopulation isolation
Experience with robotics, automated liquid handling systems and flow cytometry basics
Experience with new assay development

The ideal Medical Technologist candidate will be collaborative, detail-oriented and work effectively in a fast-paced environment. 2 YEARS EXPERIENCE PREFERRED

Location/Facility Baylor University Medical Center - Downtown Dallas

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Specialty/Department/Practice Lab

Shift/Schedule Mon - Fri 8:00AM - 4:30PM

Benefits Our competitive benefits package includes*:
Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits

401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%

Tuition Reimbursement

PTO accrual beginning Day 1

  • Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nations exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, its accepting a calling!

Bachelors Degree in a Clinical lab Science; Chemical, Physical or Biological

o preferred Bachelors Degree in Medical Technology

Certified Medical Technologist

o certification must be issued by either the American Society of Clinical Pathology OR American Medical Technologist

Certified Clinical Laboratory Scientist

o certification must be issued by either the National Credentialing Agency for Laboratory Personnel Organization OR American Association of Bio Analysts

Internship in an approved Medical technology training program or 2 Years Experience Preferred