• Medical Technologist (Lab) - Microbiology

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/9/2018 10:50 AM)
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  • Job Description

    Medical Technologist, Clinical Microbiology Lab, Full Time Days, Chicago, IL.


    We're hiring for a Medical Technologist for Clinical Microbiology Lab as a full time days job in Chicago, IL.


    Join one of the nation’s most comprehensive academic medical centers, University of Chicago Medicine, in a new and innovative role as a Medical Technologist - Microbiology.


    Medical Technologist will routinely perform a wide range of clinical analyses in all sections of the laboratory by properly utilizing a variety of methodologies and instrumentation according to laboratory policies and procedures and in accordance with all regulatory agency requirements to provide results of the highest level of quality to physicians and their patients.


    Medical Technologist Required Qualifications and Experience: 

    • Must satisfy CLIA 88 qualification requirements for testing personnel performing high complexity testing.
    • Bachelor’s degree in clinical laboratory science, microbiology, or related field from an accredited college or university.
    • Certification or eligibility as medical technologist (MT), or microbiologist (M) or specialist in microbiology (SM) through American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP), or equivalent preferred.
    • At least one year of pertinent laboratory experience post-BS degree preferred.
    • Knowledge and ability to use laboratory/hospitals information systems/use automated microbiology systems and conventional laboratory equipment.
    • Ability to interact in a professional manner with individuals at all levels.
    • Ability to stand, stretch, and bend for majority of time worked; ability to lift up to 30 pounds.
    • Exceptional organizational ability, with attention to detail mandatory/ability to work in stressful situations.

    Why Join Us

    We’ve been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We’re in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you’d like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we’re doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion.


    Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront, University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: www.uchospitals.edu/jobs 


    The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.


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