Position is primarily a Microbiology bench position, covering one to two weekends per month on day shift and possibly during the week if available. Some Generalist work is also required. Hours will be approximately 6:00am to 2:30pm, with the first two hours spent covering Generalist areas and the remainder of the shift spent in Microbiology, working up cultures and setting up and resulting PCR testing. Testing in Microbiology must be completed before leaving, so the shift may extend beyond 2:30pm, depending on workload and efficiency of the technologist. Participation on a rotating holiday schedule is required. Generalist areas are Chemistry, Hematology, Coagulation, Urinalysis, Serology and Blood Bank, but coverage can be limited to a couple of areas, depending on prior experience and time/availability for training. In addition to running and resulting specimens, instrument maintenance, QC and trouble-shooting are necessary. Ideal candidate is a pleasant, reliable, detail-oriented critical thinker.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Medical Technologist or Medical Technician (ASCP, AMT, NCA) registered, equivalent or eligible.
Six months laboratory experience is preferred.
BA/BS degree in Medical Technology (or Associates for MLT), or related field from an accredited college/university and completion of a Medical Technology internship is required unless approved by Medical Director.
Works in a clean, well-lighted, heated and ventilated hospital complex.
Job: Med Tech
Primary Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Facility: East Cooper Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005017971
About East Cooper Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.