Medical Technologist | Core Laboratory

Wake Forest Baptist Health
Job Title: Medical Technologist
Job ID: 7840
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Job Category: Allied Health-Tech
Winston-Salem, NCAllied Health-Tech, Medical, Healthcare8/22/2014This position is for Core Lab 324308 (099060).2nd shift, rotating weekends and holidays. Job Summary:Performs tests and analyzes body fluids to provide vital clinical information that leads to diagnosis and/or medical treatment of the patient. Provides support/guidance to non-registered...

Job Description

This position is for Core Lab 324308 (099060).

2nd shift, rotating weekends and holidays.

Job Summary:

Performs tests and analyzes body fluids to provide vital clinical information that leads to diagnosis and/or medical treatment of the patient. Provides support/guidance to non-registered testing and support staff to attain positive patient outcomes. Performs appropriate procedures according to well defined age-specific standards.


  • Baccalaureate Degree Required.


  • Preferred.

Licensure and Certification:

  • MT(ASCP) or Equivalent Certification Required.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Ability to listen and communicate effectively.
  • Technical ability and interest.
  • Computer and keyboard skills preferred.

Special Characteristics:

  • Ability to work cooperatively.
  • May require working any shift in a 24-hour period, 7 days/week including holidays and possibly taking call.



Under general supervision, perform and provide results of medical laboratory analyses of body fluids and tissue used by physicians for disease diagnosis of patients and determination and/or evaluation of treatments for illness. Prepare blood component/products for infusion to patients.


1. Perform and provide accurate laboratory test results on human patients.

2. Prepare and issue blood components for patient transfusions.

3. Assist in the collection and transport of patient samples from the clinics to laboratory sections.

4. Handle hazardous materials in accordance with regulations to ensure safe working environment.

5. Requisition and maintain inventory of supplies, materials, and equipment as needed for laboratory operations.

6. Supervise, train, and review the work of students and lower level technicians engaged in clinical laboratory work.

7. Operate complex specialized laboratory instruments; instruct other personnel in the use and operations of these instruments.

8. Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.


Oral and/or written instructions are received from supervision. Provide direction and guidance to lower classified personnel.


1. Bachelor's degree and successful completion of a NAACLS accredited Medical Technologist program, or, Bachelor's degree in a scientific field and 5 years full time clinical lab experience, or Bachelor's degree, two years full time clinical lab experience and MLT certification.
2. ASCP certified.


1. Previous experience as Medical Technologist.

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