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Team Lead Evenings- Technologist/Technician Corelab

Company: Labcorp
Location: Knoxville
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Medical Laboratory Technicians/Clinical Laboratory Technicians are also eligible for this opportunity!
Are you an experienced Clinical Lab Professional? Are you looking to embark on a new challenge in your career, or start your career in Clinical Lab Science? If so, LabCorp wants to speak with you about exciting opportunities to join our team as a Technologist in Knoxville, TN. In this position you will work in a fast paced, customer focused, and challenging environment, and will be a part of our overall mission at LabCorp: "Improving Health, Improving Lives".
The work schedule for this position will be Monday- Friday (2:30pm- 11:00pm) - with rotating weekends.

  • Ensures that proper documentation of employee errors/problems has been communicated/distributed to the employee and supervisor appropriately.
  • Promotes teamwork in the department (encourages employees to support/assist others when short staffed and to work together when required) such that all required work is completed accurately, and in a timely manner.
  • Ensures staff is updated and informed of any changes (or other information), conducting meetings if necessary.
  • Clearly communicates all concerns/issues related to assigned area to supervisor/manager in a timely manner.
  • Ensures that all job responsibilities have been effectively communicated/assigned to staff and accurately completed within established time frame.
  • Addresses job related errors as they pertain to employees or the department.
  • Assists supervisor/manager in performing various assigned responsibilities (i.e. planning, compliance, troubleshooting, training, making workflow recommendations, etc.) completely, accurately and within established timeframes.
  • Provides effective on-the-job training, such that performance objectives are clear, staff member knows and has all skills necessary to perform effectively, learning includes feedback that is evaluative, diagnostic and corrective.
  • Achieves the desired outcomes for all projects and tasks assigned within established timeframes.
  • Assists with ensuring compliance requirements are met and appropriate documentation is retained for all employees and test systems as assigned. Properly documents all new hire orientation/training processes and retains records according to departmental and regulatory requirements.
  • Assists with inventory management and supply ordering as assigned.
  • Determine the acceptability of specimens for testing according to established criteria
  • Perform routine and complex technical procedures and functions according to departmental Standard Operating Procedures
  • Monitor, operate and troubleshoot instrumentation to ensure proper functionality
  • Demonstrate the ability to make technical decisions regarding testing and problem solving.
  • Prepare, test and evaluate new reagents or controls
  • Report accurate and timely test results in order to deliver quality patient care
  • Perform and document preventive maintenance and quality control procedures
  • Identify and replenish testing bench supplies as necessary
  • Assist with processing of specimens when needed
  • Maintain a safe work environment and wear appropriate personal protective equipmentLicense/Certification/Education:
    • Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology or a related science (or 24 credits in Chemistry/Biology constituting a biological science major) as required by CLIA
    • Preferred 3 years of experience in a clinical laboratory
    • Tennessee state Medical Technologist/Technician (MT/MLT) license is a plus
    • National certification (ASCP or AMT) eligibility is required
    • Must meet CLIA requirements of testing personnel.
    • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
    • Proficient with computers; Familiarity with laboratory information systems are a plus
    • High level of attention detail along with strong communication and organizational skills
    • Must be able to pass a standardized color vision screen
    • Flexibility to work overtime or other shifts depending on business needsLabcorp is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer:
      As an EOE/AA employer, Labcorp strives for diversity and inclusion in the workforce and does not tolerate harassment or discrimination of any kind. We make employment decisions based on the needs of our business and the qualifications of the individual and do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy or other medical conditions/needs), family or parental status, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, personal appearance, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristic. We encourage all to apply.
      For more information about how we collect and store your personal data, please see our Privacy Statement .

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