MD Anderson Cancer Center Medical Laboratory Scientist - CORE - 6:30am-3:00pm in Houston, Texas
JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES
Remains knowledgeable and competent in all policies, procedures and protocols.
Maintains laboratory equipment and assists in troubleshooting
Remains knowledgeable of quality control data of reported tests
Follows section's inventory control system to ensure effective use of supplies and reagents.
Complies with safety guidelines and procedures and adheres to regulatory mandates
Maintains proficiency in all computer functions.
Attends/participates in sectional and team in-services and meetings
Productivity and Communication / Team Work
Adjusts, prioritizes, and organizes work to achieve maximum productivity to meet the workload demands of the section.
Assists peers and supervisors with tasks after completion of assigned work.
Adheres to attendance policy, begins work as scheduled.
Works independently and also when necessary within the team, utilizes resources available to maximize efficiency.
Initiates communication with others; works well with others to ensure the work gets done to standard and on time; is accepting of and values individual differences
Remains responsible and accountable for all actions
Quality Commitment and Enhancement
Participates in training students, employees and fellows.
Participates in process improvement projects.
Validates and evaluates new methodologies and tests with the help of Lead, Sr. Scientist or Laboratory Supervisor and technical support.
Adheres to and understands CAP and CLIA Guidelines; -Reviews and follows SOPs
- Manages all customer service interactions with diplomacy, actively facilitating resolutions to problems and addressing the needs of clients both internal and external
Maintains proficiency on computer functions in the lab processes.
Properly acquires specimen data into computer system(s).
Analyzes and evaluates patient results correctly and appropriately.
Stores patient information and results to allow easy future access as required.
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree -OR- Bachelor's degree in Molecular Genetic Technology -OR - completion of an accredited Medical Technology or Clinical Laboratory Science program. With Bachelor's degree, one year clinical lab experience. It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html
Requisition ID: 141541
Employment Status: Full-Time
Employee Status: Regular
FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
Work Week: Day/Evening
Fund Type: Hard
Pivotal Position: Yes
Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 50,800
Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 63,500
Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 76,200
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