At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As the teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Lab Medicine - Cytometry Lab and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Medical Technologist will be responsible for:
Performing a variety of moderately, highly complex diagnostic laboratory testing under general supervision in the laboratory. Performing specialized procedures in special laboratory sections unique to each laboratory's discipline.
Evaluating whether the results are abnormal/critical and taking appropriate action internally/externally according to laboratory guidelines. Recording results of tests with all supporting documentation for clinical interpretation.
Performing regularly scheduled quality control, preventative maintenance, and calibration of equipment according to laboratory guidelines. Performing all troubleshooting and repair.
Participating in department continuing education including training program expanding scope of knowledge.
Training and teaching laboratory personnel and other clinical staff. Communicating principle/theory to physicians and other professional staff. Contributing to department continuing education. Observing, guiding, verifying and checking documentation of less experienced lab personnel, as needed.
Assisting in the supervision of coworkers and acts as a lead as needed. Contributing to efficient workflow by taking initiative and filling in as needed. Assisting in schedule preparation, if needed.
Performing a variety of special projects or additional work as needed/assigned including
To qualify, you must have:
The knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts typically acquired through completion of a Bachelor's degree in a clinical laboratory science or a closely related field and two or more years' experience.
The analytical skills to collect information from diverse sources, apply professional principles in performing various analyses, and summarize the information and data in order to solve problems OR design relatively complex systems and programs.
The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and provide empathy in difficult interpersonal situations.
NOTE: For Blood Bank Employees - Successful completion of the hospital's Trustworthiness and Reliability assessment. Unescorted access to the Blood Bank Irradiators is a requirement of the position.
Current registration/certification as a Medical TechnologistMT (ASCP) or technologist registered or certified in specific categories as follows: H,C,M,I,BB(ASCP) CLS,BB,H,C,M(NCA) RM(AAM) (HEW).
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.