Medical Technologist – Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM), Tacoma, WA

Conduct laboratory tests, procedures, experiments, and analyses to provide data for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. They analyze bodily fluids like blood, urine, and spinal fluid, to determine the presence of normal and abnormal components.

Specific tasks include:

  • Perform a full range of automated and non-automated laboratory procedures in the areas of chemistry, urinalysis, hematology, serology, bacteriology, phlebotomy and immunohematology according to established protocols.
  • 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.
  • Must have completed a minimum of a six-month rotation through all sections of a medical laboratory as a Cart of training required to gain certification.
  • Use various clinical automation systems as required, such as, but not limited to the laboratory information system and DMHRSi. Laboratory personnel shall receive training prior to commencing services.
  • Shall answer questions as to the location of various organizational segments and their functions and direct patients to appropriate clinic, department, laboratory, X-ray site, or examination room.

Qualifications:

  • Must possess a Bachelor's degree. Graduate from a medical technology 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).
  • Must a current BLS through an American Heart Association.
  • Must have a least 1 year experience.
  • Current certification/registration as determined by the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or AMT.
  • Must be capable of identifying problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results, and either must correct the problems or immediately notify the general supervisor, technical supervisor, clinical consultant, or director.
  • Perform all duties in such a manner that they meet all Joint Commission Standards.
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and sound skills in written and oral communication is a must.
  • Must be able to read and speak fluent English
  • Must be able to pass a Federal background check

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Leading Solutions is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) headquartered in Kissimmee, Florida. The Company provides professional, technical, administrative, and healthcare services to Government and commercial clients. Leading Solutions customer- centric foundation ensures that our leadership and employees meet customer challenges and build trusting partnerships that lay the groundwork for success.

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