Become a member of our team – a team that is changing medicine and changing lives. The Department of Pathology at University of Iowa Health Care is currently accepting applications for Medical Laboratory Technician opening. This is an excellent opportunity for qualified individuals seeking to work in a fast-paced learning environment within our Anatomic Pathology Laboratories.
Duties: To perform clinical laboratory analyses on biological specimens for providing information for the diagnosis, prevention or treatment of diseases.
This position is full time, Monday – Friday, 4:00 am – 12:30 pm, position requires rotating weekend on-call with potential for call back hours. Position requires 3-6 months training period during which the start time will vary between 4:00 am to 8:00 am.
To apply for this position, please reference posting ID 20004004.
For a complete listing of job qualifications and to apply for this position, please visit our website at https://jobs.uiowa.edu, and reference the above requisition. Applicable background checks will apply.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity I affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Bachelor’s degree in a chemical, biological, clinical laboratory science, or medical technology program from an accredited institution, or
Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) or a categorical/specialist certification in the appropriate lab discipline or eligible from American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or National Credentialing Agency (NCA), or
Successfully completed an official US military medical laboratory procedures training course of at least 50 weeks duration and have held the military enlisted occupational specialty of Medical Laboratory Specialist (Laboratory Technician) is required.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
Certification from American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or National Credentialing Agency (NCA) as a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) is highly desirable.
Histology experience is desirable.
Experience with Immunohistochemistry, frozen section cutting and staining; fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) is desirable.
Additional Salary Information: Salary for this classification begins at $42,390.00/year and will be commensurate with education and experience.