Medical Technologist I

Job description

Job no: 701884
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 10
Major Administrative Unit / College: General University Items
Department: Msu Student Health Center 10090392
Sub Area: AP- Professionals
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Administrative Professionals- AP, Health Care Support, Union
Position Summary

The medical technologist will perform, analyze and evaluate complex laboratory testing in order to obtain data for use by healthcare providers in the diagnosis of patients. Must be able to perform lab tests on specimens, complete maintenance and calibration of lab equipment; evaluate testing results and follow procedures for collecting and processing biological specimens.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree program in Medical Technology and one year internship at an approved institution laboratory; one to three years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in hematology, chemistry, microbiology, immunohematology, urinalysis and coagulation; or an equivalent combination of education and experience; and certification as a Medical Technologist or eligible as MT(ASCP).

Desired Qualifications

Ideal candidate would possess experience working in a medical laboratory including interaction with physicians and nursing staff regarding the reporting and interpretation of test results. Candidate needs to exhibit strong customer service skills as related to instructing patients in requirements of specimen collection.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Application Materials

cover letter


copy of certifications

Work Hours

Laboratory is open 8AM-6PM Monday-Friday with some Saturdays 10AM-1PM

Summary of Health Risks

potential tb and bbp exposure working with patients and specimens

Bidding and Eligibility Ends on 5/4/2021 at 11:55 PM

Advertised: Apr 28, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: May 11, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time




Diversity Profile: University



View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 4/30/2021
Application Due: 5/11/2021
Work Type: Full Time