Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT)

Posted: 12/11/2022

Valley County Health System (VCHS) has an excellent opportunity available for a Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) to join our professional and dedicated Laboratory team! This is a full-time position and includes a call rotation.

JOB SUMMARY: Responsibilities of the MT/MLT are to perform waived, moderate, and highly complex testing in the clinical laboratory in accordance with the philosophy and goals of VCHS.

  • Perform moderate and highly complex testing on human specimens within lab procedures to obtain information for the diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of patients.
  • Obtain specimens for analysis and apply techniques used in the fields of Bacteriology, Hematology, Serology, Blood Bank, Clinical Chemistry, Urinalysis and Coagulation.
  • Evaluate results of testing and recording such results in accordance with laboratory policies and procedures and all regulatory requirements to achieve the best quality care.
  • Perform required maintenance on all equipment, including maintenance of daily workflow logs, and review documentation of all equipment maintenance procedures.
  • Monitor quality control and review equipment needs with the Laboratory Manager.
  • Consult with physicians, patients and other Hospital personnel on laboratory tests and results. 
REQUIREMENTS: • Current licensure as an MT/MLT • Current laboratory AMT or ASCP certification or its equivalent • Experience with computers (word, excel, etc.) • Laboratory experience is preferred. • Independent problem-solving skills and self-directed work experience • Demonstrates excellent written and verbal communication skills • Demonstrates leadership skills.