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Medical Laboratory Technician - Part-time, Gaithersburg Medical Center

Location: Gaithersburg, MD Job Number: 677071 Date posted: 03/08/2018
Description: Performs laboratory tests of moderate and high complexity and prepares records of test results. Maintains instruments, equipment, and supplies.

Essential Functions:
  • Prepares and calibrates test instruments and equipment to assure accuracy of tests.
  • Prepares specimens and performs laboratory tests of moderate and high complexity as defined in laboratory procedures manual.
  • Discusses unexpected or unreasonable test results to supervisor.
  • Reports the results of each test and related test data by entering information in computer database.
  • Prepares, distributes, and files forms and reports.
  • Cleans instruments and equipment as needed following each test.
  • Performs maintenance and minor repairs to instruments and equipment.
  • Recognizes equipment malfunctions and notifies appropriate personnel.
  • Assists newly assigned staff to learn laboratory procedures.
  • Performs other related duties as directed.

  • Medical Lab Technician Part Time.
    Work Days are Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 830am to 5pm with Weekend and Holiday Rotation if needed.
    Phlebotomy skills and experience are required.

    Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum two (2) years of current experience in a clinical laboratory or in related field required.
  • Associate degree in chemical, physical or biological science or medical laboratory technology or successfully completed an official U.S. military medical laboratory procedures training course of at least fifty (50) weeks duration and have held the military enlisted
    occupational specialty of Medical Laboratory Specialist (Laboratory Technician) required. Proper documentation for applicable degree is required (i.e. copies of diplomas, transcripts, or International Degree Equivalency Report). Major must be clearly stated on the document. If diploma does not indicate the major, an additional document that states major is required.
    License, Certification, Registration
  • MLT (ASCP) certification from either the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or American Medical Technologists (AMT)
    or American Association of Bioanalysts (AAB) required.

    Additional Requirements:
  • N/A.

    Preferred Qualifications:
  • N/A.
    Primary Location: Maryland,Gaithersburg,Gaithersburg Medical Office 655 Watkins Mill Rd. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 24 Shift: Day Workdays: Wed, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 8:30 AM Working Hours End: 5:00 PM Job Schedule: Part-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: OPEIU - Local 2 Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Laboratory Department: LABORATORY Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time
    Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.
  • About Laboratory Careers

    Laboratory Careers

    Our clinical laboratory scientists, phlebotomists, and lab techs work in both outpatient clinics and hospital settings and have an opportunity to gain exposure to different areas, including chemistry, coagulation, hematology, urinalysis, and the blood bank. We also operate reference laboratories, which serve as hubs for specimen processing and analysis as well as specialized testing — such as microbiology and molecular biology. Offering modern facilities, advanced equipment, and scheduling options, we provide a dynamic environment in which you'll continue to learn and grow.

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