Medical Technologist - Microbiology
St. Dominic Hospital
MICROBIOLOGY - 7024
Conducts routine tests for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease, and performs related duties, following established standards and practices. Reports to supervisor.
Bachelor's Degree in a science related field. Must have completed an accredited program of study for Medical Technologist. Must be able to successfully pass ASCP Certification Test within 6 months of hire, failure to pass will result in termination of employment. Must be certified as a medical technologist by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) or equivalent. May be hired non-registered with certification pending.
Must demonstrate ability to recognize patients' individual needs based on medical conditions, age (infants, pediatrics, adolescents, young adults, middle aged and geriatric) limitations and planned procedures. Skill in operation of laboratory equipment. High degree of accuracy.