Medical Laboratory Technician

Concentric Methods - Falls Church, VA (30+ days ago)5.0


Job Description:
Concentric Methods is seeking a Medical Laboratory
Technician to join our team. This position is contingent
upon contract award.
Job Duty
The Medical Laboratory Technician provides information
for patient diagnosis and treatment by performing
laboratory tests in toxicology, chemistry, hematology,
immunology, and microbiology laboratories; receiving,
typing, testing, and recording blood bank inventories.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Perform a full range of clinical laboratory tests in any
one or a combination of the following sections of the
laboratory: hematology, chemistry, cytology,
histotechnology, urinalysis, serology, microbiology and
blood bank
Determine the suitability of specimens for analysis.
Prepare specimens for analysis and ensure that the
physiologic state of the properties is maintained
Prepare reagents and primary reference materials as
necessary. Calibrate, standardize, adjust, and maintain
instruments. Verify correct instrument operation using
established procedures and quality control checks.
Identify the cause of common problems and make simple
repairs
Recognize and react to indicators of malfunction. Locate
and implement corrections. Obtain analytical data,
convert to a prescribed unit of reporting, as necessary,
and correlate data to verify results
Conduct quality control procedures on equipment,
reagents and products and maintain proper records for
quality control and quality assurance reports
Prepare specimens for transport to laboratory or for
mail out
Prepare biological waste for proper disposal
Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:
Strong written and oral communication skills,
organizational skills, and attention to detail
Self-motivated with minimal oversight
Computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel,
PowerPoint, and Outlook
Travel may be required
Education and/or Experience
High School Diploma
Graduate from a medical laboratory technician training
program accredited by the National Accrediting Agency
for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) or the
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES)
or educational program acceptable to the American
Medical Technologist (AMT)
Certification/registration as determined by the American
Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or AMT
One year of experience
Must have authorization to work in the United States as
defined by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986
Cape Fox Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates
provide equal employment opportunities to all persons
and prohibit employment decisions on the basis of race,
religion, color, creed, national origin, sex, age,
disability, political affiliation, protected veteran
status, or sexual orientation. Cape Fox Corporation, its
subsidiaries and affiliates offer preference to Cape Fox
Corporation shareholders, descendants and other Native
Americans pursuant to Public Law 100-241.