Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth seeks to hire a Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) or a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) PRN to work as needed in their Microbiology laboratory.
The address is 1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76104.
Salary range for a MLS is Minimum $26.69/hr. to Maximum $39.40/hr. – based on relevant experience
Salary range for a MLT is Minimum $20.16/hr. to Maximum $31.15/hr. – based on relevant experience
PRN – As Needed
Must be available weekdays, weekends and rotating holidays, 6:30 AM – 3:00 PM
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Associate's degree or education equivalent to an Associate's degree in a laboratory science or medical technology for a MLT (Must include at least 60 hours or equivalent from an accredited institution that include at a minimum either 24 semester hours of medical laboratory technology courses or 24 semester hours of science courses that include at least 6 semester hours of chemistry, 6 semester hours of biology and 12 semester hours of chemistry, biology or medical laboratory technology in any combination
Bachelor's Degree for an MLS (or attained within 3 months of hire date)
Preferred: Bachelor of Science Degree in Medical Technology, Applied Technology, Clinical Lab Science or Chemical, Physical or Biological Science preferred.
Internship in an approved Medical Technician training program required
Previous experience in a high-complexity Microbiology lab preferred
MLT (ASCP), MLS (ASCP), MT (ASCP) required within 90 days from hire Or
Equivalent (AMT, AAB, HHS, NCA, HEW, CLS- CA, FL, NY state license, Philippine Board of Technical Technology) upon hire required
M (ASCP) Microbiology if working in Microbiology upon hire required Or
BB (ASCP) Blood Bank if working in Blood Bank upon hire required
Preferred: MLT (ASCP), MLS (ASCP), MT (ASCP)
Strong positive interpersonal skills
Ability to read, write and speak English clearly
Problem solving ability, time management skills
Possess organizational skills to function successfully in a fast-paced work environment
Preferred: Experience with Cerner Millennium LIS
Why Texas Health Resources?
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth is a 726-bed, Magnet-designated regional referral center that has served the residents of Tarrant County and surroundings communities since 1930. Hospital services include cardiovascular care, high-risk obstetrics, gynecology, orthopedics and sports medicine, neonatal intensive care, and trauma/emergency medicine. In early 2014, Texas Health Fort Worth will be opening a new 75,000 square foot Emergency Services Center, one of the largest in the region. Texas Health Fort Worth has more than 4,000 employees, 200 volunteers and nearly 1,000 physicians on its medical staff. Texas Health Fort Worth recently received national recognition for its oncology program and was named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Tarrant County. The hospital is also a designated Cycle III Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
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2018 Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4th year in a row)
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