Medical Technologist (Component QC Lab)
Customer Service Oriented MT or MLT Wanted. Benefits start from date of hire. The Blood Center is looking for a full-time Medical Technologist or MLT for our Component Quality Control Laboratory in New Orleans. Candidates must be licensed in Louisiana as a CLS–Generalist, or Technician. ASCP certification preferred. Experience in blood banking, microbiology and/or hematology desired. The Blood Center pays a competitive starting wage and full benefits package including paid holidays, health, dental and life insurance on date of hire, paid time off after six months and an employer contributed retirement plan.
POSITION'S PRIMARY PURPOSE Performing routine testing and all component quality control testing for products collected and manufactured by TBC and tracking monthly QC for all automated collection instruments for Donor Services.
Licenses: MLT (ASCP) (or equivalent) and a LA CLT license
Education: AS in Medical Technology or AS in Science with appropriate certificate, MLT (ASCP) or equivalent
Experience: 1-2 years of experience, preferably in blood banking, microbiology and/or hematology
Specific Skills: Must have blood bank knowledge and have the ability to recognize and resolve discrepant results in testing