Medical Laboratory Technician (Component QC Lab) New Orleans

 

MLT OR MED TECH WANTED

BENEFITS START FROM DATE OF HIRE

 

We love what we do, and we’re looking for passionate individuals to join The Blood Center family. We have always emphasized that outstanding people are the key to our success. We offer a diverse environment that affirms each employee’s dignity and worth, and believe in providing a great work/home life balance. We provide a chance to work with a team of compassionate people who provide lifesaving blood to our communities on a daily basis.

 

The Blood Center pays a competitive starting wage and full benefits package including paid holidays, health, dental and life insurance on date of hire, paid time off after six months, paid time off accrual twice a year and an employer contributed retirement plan.

 

We are looking for a full-time Medical Technologist or Medical Lab Technician for our quality control laboratory in New Orleans.  Candidates must be licensed in Louisiana as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist – (CLS) Generalist or a Clinical Laboratory Technician – CLT or MLT (ASCP).  Preferably, applicants would also have experience in blood banking, microbiology and/or hematology.

 

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to work for a company that cares about its employees please apply for the Component QC Lab MLT or MT positions online at www.thebloodcenter.org.

 

EOE/AAE

 

 

 

POSITION TITLE: Component QC Medical Laboratory Technician

 

DEPARTMENT:  Component QC Lab

 
IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Component QC Lab Supervisor  

DATE NEEDED:  Immediately

 

 
 
POSITION'S PRIMARY PURPOSE
 
Performing routine testing and all component quality control testing for products collected and manufactured by TBC and tracking monthly QC for all automated collection instruments for Donor Services. The hours for this position are: Monday-Friday 10:00am-6:30pm or 7:30am-4:30pm, rotating holidays and weekends.
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
 
Licenses: MLT (ASCP) (or equivalent) and a LA CLT license
 
Education: AS in Medical Technology or AS in Science with appropriate certificate, MLT (ASCP) or equivalent
 
Experience: 1-2 years of experience, preferably in blood banking, microbiology and/or hematology
 
Specific Skills: Must have blood bank knowledge and have the ability to recognize and resolve discrepant results in testing