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Medical Technologist, Microbiology - University Hospital (8772)

University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics Authority
Madison, WI 53703
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Join our lab at the #1 hospital in Wisconsin and play an essential role in the quality and safety of patient care by providing accurate diagnostic and treatment information.

We are seeking a Medical Technologistin Microbiology to:

  • Perform routine to complex lab testing. Bring forth the specialized scientific and technical knowledge essential to perform lab testing.

  • Demonstrate strong decision-making skills, ability to work independently, and the ability to take on teaching/training responsibilities as needed.

  • Perform advanced troubleshooting, maintenance, and problem resolution.

Minimum - Bachelors degree in a chemical, physical, biological or clinical laboratory science, or medical technology orBachelors degree must include minimally 60 semester hours or equivalent, that includes either:

  • 24 semester hours of medical laboratory technology courses OR

  • 24 semester hours 6 chemistry, 6 biology and 12 chemistry, biology, medical laboratory technology in any combination

Preferred - Bachelors degree in Clinical Laboratory Science (CLS). Masters degree in Clinical Laboratory Science (MLS) or related science or healthcare field.

Work Experience:
Preferred One (1) year healthcare or lab related work experience.

Licenses and Certifications:
Preferred - Certification (Medical Lab Science, Chemistry, Hematology, Microbiology, Blood Banking, Molecular Biology) by the board of American Society of Clinical Pathologists or similar agency.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of quality control, quality assurance principles and proficiency testing procedures.

  • Ability to demonstrate strong independent judgement.

  • Demonstrate the ability to work under stress in a variety of situations.

  • Knowledge of The Joint Commission (TJC), College of American Pathologists (CAP) and Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) regulations related to work area.

  • Knowledge of adult training methods.

Physical Requirements:
Light: Ability to lift up to 20 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds.

Work Schedule:
This is a full-time, 40 hours per week position scheduled to work day shift hours Monday through Fridayfrom 7:00 am to 3:30 pm with rotating weekends and holidays required. Hours may vary based on the needs of the department.

University Hospitalin Madison is a Magnet-designated facility thatsranked Wisconsins #1 hospitaland considered one of the nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral centers.

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UW Hospital and Clinics benefits

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, women, and LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/vets.

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Posted: 2021-02-08 Expires: 2021-03-09
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