Clinical Lab Science - Medical Technologist MT Medical Lab Technician



City
Albert Lea
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Position description
Performs analyses on biological specimens, e.g. blood and urine, to aid health care providers in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. Participates in the operational support activities necessary to maintain and optimize testing capabilities.
Qualifications

For MT-Baccalaureate Degree in Medical Technology, Medical/Clinical Laboratory Science, or health related field. Completion of a clinical laboratory internship required. A HEW certificate may be substituted for the specified degree. Applicants with a Baccalaureate Degree in a science or health related field with completion of a clinical laboratory internship or clinical laboratory experience will be considered in the appropriate field of study (i.e. Microbiology).

For MLT- Associate’s degree from an accredited Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) program or U.S. military Medical Laboratory-training program.

**Visa sponsorship not available for this position**

Additional qualifications
Experience working in a medical field preferred. Moderate to advanced computer skills. Possess good written and oral communications skills. Ability to prioritize work, manage time wisely, and adjust to changes in work volumes and projects. Phlebotomy experience preferred. Willingness to travel to other MCHS locations for assignments as needed.

Requires CV/Resume, unofficial transcript(s), and for foreign trained lab personnel to provide a detailed equivalency evaluation to include US equivalent degree at the applicants expense.
For international/foreign trained applicants, it is the responsibility of the international/foreign to provide to Mayo Clinic the following information. The applicant is responsible for the cost associated with obtaining the equivalency evaluation.
International transcript:

  • MUST have a DETAILED equivalency evaluation
  • MUST show US equivalent degree
  • Evaluation MUST be completed from an organization listed as a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) www.naces.org OR the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. (AICE) www.aice-eval.org
License or certification

For MT-Applicant should possess one of the following, however ongoing maintenance is not required; appropriate HHS (Health & Human Services) or approved laboratory certification (ASCP or AMT) Medical Technologist, MT (ASCP, Clinical Laboratory Scientist, CLS (ASCP,)Medical Laboratory Scientist, MLS (ASCP, Medical Technologist, MT (AMT),HEW, or equivalent certification, or registry eligible.

For MLT- Applicant should possess one of the following appropriate HHS (Health & Human Services) approved laboratory certifications: Medical Laboratory Technician, MLT (ASCP), Medical Laboratory Technician, MLT (AMT) Or registry eligible. Registry eligible candidates must successfully complete Board of Registry ASCP or AMT examination within first 6 months of employment. Initial certification is required to demonstrate competency, but ongoing maintenance is not required ongoing maintenance is not required.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $20.95 per hour for MLT and $26.08 for MT
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Part Time
Hours / Pay period
40 hours every two weeks
Schedule details
8-hour shift. Mostly day shift. Will be in Night Shift pool.

Weekend schedule
Works every 3rd weekend.
Site description
Albert Lea is a community of 18,000 in scenic Southern MN, surrounded by several lakes and located just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis and 60 miles from Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Excellent family amenities include a community focus on education (new high school, superb test scores), 38 city parks, 6 nearby golf courses, cultural events, festivals, performing arts, 250 miles of groomed snowmobile trails, Blazing Star Recreational Trail, and Audubon Nature and Wildlife Preserve. Austin is a community of 23,000 surrounded by prairies, rivers and valleys just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 40 minutes west of Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Excellent public and parochial education system, including programming for students with special needs and gifted students. Great recreation options including trout fishing, hunting, cross-country skiing, camping, hiking, cycling, indoor/outdoor tennis, canoeing and golfing.
Category
Clinical Labs and Research
Job posting number
121999BR
Recruiter
Rhonda Wilson
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).