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Lab Technologist job at The Children’s Clinic

About the Organization

The mission of The Children’s Clinic is to ensure that high quality healthcare is accessible to all families in the Coastal Bend.

Job Description

A Lab Technologist, also known as a Medical Laboratory Technologist or Clinical Laboratory Technologist, plays a crucial role in the healthcare industry by performing complex tests and procedures to help diagnose, treat, and prevent diseases.


Duties and Responsibilities

Performing Tests:

  • Conduct complex chemical, biological, hematological, immunologic, microscopic, and bacteriological tests.

  • Analyze bodily fluids such as blood, urine, and tissue samples.

Operating Equipment:

  • Use automated equipment and computerized instruments capable of performing a number of tests simultaneously.

  • Calibrate, maintain, and clean laboratory equipment to ensure accuracy and reliability.

Quality Control:

  • Implement and monitor quality control procedures to ensure the accuracy and precision of test results.

  • Participate in quality assurance programs and laboratory proficiency testing.

Recording and Analyzing Data:

  • Record data from tests and experiments accurately and systematically.

  • Analyze and interpret the results, often under the supervision of a pathologist or other medical professionals.

Sample Preparation:

  • Prepare specimens and samples for testing, ensuring proper labeling and handling.

  • Store and dispose of samples according to safety and regulatory guidelines.

Collaborating with Healthcare Professionals:

  • Communicate test results to physicians, researchers, and other healthcare providers.

  • Consult with medical staff regarding test results and interpretation.

Maintaining Laboratory Safety:

  • Follow safety protocols to prevent contamination and accidents.

  • Ensure compliance with safety regulations and guidelines.

Training and Supervising:

  • Train and oversee the work of lab assistants, technicians, and other support staff.

  • Stay updated with advancements in laboratory technology and techniques.

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Qualification, Experiences and Competencies

Educational Requirements:

  • A bachelor's degree in medical laboratory science, clinical laboratory science, or a related field.

  • Some positions may require a master's degree or specialized certification, especially for advanced roles.

Certification and Licensing:

  • Certification from a recognized certifying body, such as the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or the American Medical Technologists (AMT).

  • State licensure may be required, depending on the state regulations.

Technical Skills:

  • Proficiency in laboratory techniques and the use of laboratory equipment.

  • Strong analytical skills to accurately interpret test results.

Attention to Detail:

  • High level of precision and accuracy in performing tests and recording data.

  • Meticulous approach to sample handling and test procedures.

Communication Skills:

  • Ability to effectively communicate complex test results and procedures to healthcare professionals.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

Problem-Solving Abilities:

  • Capability to troubleshoot and resolve issues with laboratory tests and equipment.

  • Critical thinking skills to analyze test results and determine next steps.

Physical Stamina:

  • Ability to stand for long periods and perform repetitive tasks.

  • Manual dexterity for handling samples and operating equipment.

Knowledge of Regulations:

  • Understanding of laboratory safety protocols and regulatory requirements.

  • Awareness of ethical standards in handling patient information and samples.

Professional Development:

  • Commitment to ongoing education and training to stay current with medical and technological advancements in the field.

How to Apply

Interested and Qualified? Send applications to this Email:

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