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Medical Lab Scientist Lead

Location
Parker, Colorado
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
23 Sep 2022
Description

This position is eligible for a $10,000 sign on bonus with a two-year commitment. One year of experience as a licensed MLS is required.

Summary:

Leads team members in assigned area or function by demonstrating and providing advanced knowledge of job responsibilities.

Work Schedule: Full Time Evenings

Responsibilities:
Verifies analytic accuracy, precision, sensitivity and references ranges for test methods and instruments. Performs quality control testing, instrument maintenance and troubleshooting. Participates in the development of new testing procedures.

Provides monitoring, coaching and evaluation of team members' performance, especially in the areas of productivity and quality management.

Assists with coordinating services, prioritizing assignments and workflow, and promoting situational decision-making/problem solving.

Performs the job responsibilities of a medical technologist or medical laboratory scientist. Takes responsibility for, or provides guidance to team members on the handling of complex or novel issues. Acts as supervisor in their absence.

Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.

Requirements:

  • Credentials:
    Essential:
    * American Society for Clinical Pathology.
    * Medical Technologist
    * Medical Laboratory Scientist
  • Other information:
    Minimum Required Education: Bachelor's degree and graduate of an accredited Medical Technologist or Medical Laboratory Scientist program.
    Required Licensure/Certification: Certification as a Medical Technologist (MT) by the American Medical Technologists (AMT) or as a Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or categorical ASCP certification in a laboratory specialty/sub-specialty as applicable to job responsibilities. State licensure if required by law.
    Minimum Experience: 2 years of related experience.

The pay range for this position is: $31.61 - $47.41 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.

UCHealth offers a Five Year Incentive Bonus to recognize employee's contributions to our success in quality, patient experience, organizational growth, financial goals, and tenure with UCHealth. The bonus accumulates annually each October and is paid out in October following completion of five years' employment.

UCHealth offers their employees a competitive and comprehensive total rewards package. Some of the many benefits included in this package are full medical, dental and vision coverage; retirement plans; paid time off; employer-paid life and disability insurance with additional buy-up coverage options; tuition and continuing education reimbursement; and a full suite of voluntary benefits such as identity theft protection and pet insurance. Our employees and their family members have full access to our Employee Assistance Program, which includes up to 5 free counseling visits and work/life solutions, such as one free legal consultation. In addition, other emotional counseling support is available depending upon their need.

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Going beyond quality requires the perfect balance of talent, integrity, drive and intellectual curiosity. We are looking for individuals who recognize, like us, that the world of medicine is ever-changing and are motivated to do what is right, not what is easy. We support creativity and curiosity so that each of us can find the extraordinary qualities within ourselves. At UCHealth, we'll do everything in our power to make sure you grow and have a meaningful career. There's no limits to your potential here.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 719185458-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: UCHealth
  • Location: Parker, Colorado
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent