Medical Lab Scientist - Lead - FT
Day shift Lead Position for a qualified MT/MLT at our new facility, Northwest Medical Center Houghton. Generalist position in blood bank, hematology and chemistry. Will provide leadership and guidance for the laboratory technical staff on first and second shifts.
Job Summary: This working lead position provides day to day guidance for the technical staff while acting as a generalist in blood bank, chemistry and hematology while performing manual and automated testing. Assists with scheduling and compliance, relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Reports directly to gen lab and blood bank managers. Requires a minimum of 2 years experience in a hospital laboratory setting. Familiarity of standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the laboratory medicine field is expected. ASCP certification is preferred.
Opening late 2021 or early 2022, Northwest Medical Center Houghton is a 70-bed, full-service hospital serving Tucson's east side. With a cath lab, labor and delivery unit, intensive care and neonatal intensive care units, full lab and radiology services and four operating rooms supporting a broad array of specialties, Northwest Medical Center Houghton holds plenty of opportunity for applicants. Whether caring for patients at the bedside or supporting the hospital in a non-clinical role, we're excited to build a team who can really make an impact on our community. NMC Houghton is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.