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Staff - Medical Technologist - $16-22 per hour

Company: University of Miami
Location: Boca Raton
Posted on: May 27, 2023

Job Description:

University of Miami is seeking a Medical Technologist for a job in Miami, Florida. Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: Medical Technologist
  • Discipline: Allied Health Professional
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • 40 hours per week
  • Shift: 8 hours
  • Employment Type: PermanentThe Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center has an exciting opportunity for a Full-Time Medical Technologist 2 to work on the UHealth Campus. The Medical Technologist 2 performs Hematology, Flow Cytometry, Urinalysis, Chemistry, Microbiological, Molecular biological and Immunological clinical tests on body specimens to provide data for use in treatment and diagnosis of disease. Moreover, the incumbent facilitates quality assurance and instrument maintenance. This position is a full-time position in the SCCC Research Lab at the University of Miami UHealth Tower. This position works the day shift from 9am - 7pm; this is a schedule of 4 - 10 hour shifts with every other Thursday or Friday off (Every two weeks has a long weekend). This position rotates for weekend and holiday shifts as needed. Review orders for sample processing and compare to research lab manual and protocol.Process samples as required by the lab manual and protocol.Prepare samples for short-term or long-term storage or Prepare samples for shipping to sponsor.Scan and uploads documentation into required formats after completion of sample shipment.Participate or conduct research protocol lab manual training for new studies.Keeps lab clean, neat and organized. Performs housekeeping duties to remove clutter.Removes empty boxes and recyclable material and disposes of them as per Standard Operating Procedures. Prepares biohazard containers for use and then disposal.Assists in the maintenance of hardware by changing paper, labels, and/or printer ribbons when necessary.Respects the rights, privacy and property of others at all times including the confidentiality of information, according to Administrative Policies, the Privacy Act of 1974 and applicable laws and regulations.Participates in the Performance Improvement of the department. PI also includes documentation of all problems, complaints for QA/PI analysis and/or to the Supervisor.Participates in continuing Performance Improvement to ensure continuous improvement of services provided. Attends appropriate orientation and training courses to maintain competency in job skills and knowledge. Participates in required educational program, including HIS, safety, infection control, etc.This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's degree in relevant fieldMinimum 2 years of relevant experienceCertification in relevant specialty or fieldSkill in completing assignments accurately and with attention to detail.Ability to analyze, organize and prioritize work under pressure while meeting deadlines.Ability to process and handle confidential information with discretion.Ability to work evenings, nights, and weekends as necessary.Commitment to the University's core values.Ability to work independently and/or in a collaborative environment.Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience and/or certifications may be considered.The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.University of Miami Job ID . About University of Miami The University of Miami is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common mission of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making the University a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 16,000 faculty and staff from all over the world. Benefits
    • Holiday Pay
    • 403b retirement plan
    • Sick pay
    • Wellness and fitness programs
    • Employee assistance programs
    • Medical benefits
    • Dental benefits
    • Vision benefits
    • Benefits start day 1
    • Continuing Education

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