Medical Technologist

WellStar Health System Austell, GA

About the Job

Overview


How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people's lives.


Responsibilities


Full-Time Nightshift

 

The Medical Laboratory Technician performs tests requiring limited skill and responsibility and exercises independent judgment minimally, as competency is demonstrated.

  • Accuracy: Maintains acceptable accuracy in-patient, quality assurance, proficiency and competency testing.
  • Critical Thinking: Uses clinical/theoretical knowledge to analyze, investigate, interpret and report lab data.
  • Job Knowledge: Maintains current personal training, education and practice of policies and procedures.
  • Productivity: Practices organizational skills for efficient of time, materials, cost and availability of lab data. 
  • Communication: Practices information monitoring, investigation, resolution and hand-off to team members. 
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications


Required Minimum Education

  • Associates degree or meet qualifications as defined by CLIA and the State of Georgia for a laboratory technician.

Required Minimum Certification

  • MLT or equivalent from an accrediting agency approved by GDHR (ASPC, NCA, AMT, AAB or another agency approved by GDHR.)

Required Minimum Experience

  • One year of Laboratory experience preferred.


We’d like to invite you on a career journey like no other! In return for your contributions, we’ll help you make the most of all life’s moments – on and off the job. Wellstar Total Rewards is designed to provide for your total well-being, including: Your Wellness, Your Pay, Your Future, Your Joy.  We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our team members and our team members care for the community.

Make a difference in patients’ lives… and your own! Here, it’s more than healthcare – it’s CareerCare!