Medical Technologist (Allied Health Care Prof 2), Twin Cities, Minnesota

Employer University of Minnesota
Created 11/25/2020
Reference 11383491
Job type Full Time
Country United States
State Minnesota
City Twin Cities
Zip 55401
Salary Competitive
The UMN has suspended hiring for most positions. However, we will continue hiring for positions critical to the University's mission and operations at this time. Applications are being accepted for this position and you are encouraged to apply. In-person interviews are suspended indefinitely and will be replaced by interviews in a virtual format. Thank you for your continued interest in working at the University of Minnesota.

Qualifications

All required qualifications must be documented on application materials.

Qualifications:

Required:
  • BA/BS in a science related field with at least two years of experience or a combination of related education and work experience to equal six years.
  • Must be ASCP certified MLS, MT, or MB.
  • Excellent attention to detail and organization skills
  • Strong communication skills (written and oral)
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team


Preferred:
  • Previous clinical laboratory experience.


About the Job

About the Job

The Advanced Research and Diagnostic Laboratory (ARDL) is part of the University of Minnesota Laboratory Medicine and Pathology Department under the Medical School. ARDL is a fully accredited high-complexity clinical laboratory that serves primarily as a central laboratory for numerous research clinical trials and epidemiology studies. Laboratory services include both general and specialized analytical testing, DNA and RNA isolation, specimen processing, sample repository, collection kit production, method validation and correlation services and cell cryopreservation and transformation.

Shift : Varied weekday shifts and weekends.

Responsibilities:
  • Perform laboratory testing on blood, urine and other body fluids according to written procedures. Receives, test request and processes specimens.
  • Evaluate test results for accuracy and takes appropriate action.
  • Perform quality control, calibration and maintenance procedures on equipment and analyzers and documents actions appropriately.
  • Exercise critical thinking to recognize problems and resolve appropriately.
  • Order, receive and maintain supplies and inventory.
  • Follow established biological, chemical and physical safety procedures.
  • Comply with laboratory quality assurance programs and regulatory agency requirements.


The University of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including:

• Competitive wages, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave

• Low cost medical, dental, and pharmacy plans

• Health care and dependent daycare flexible spending accounts

• Excellent retirement plans with employer match

• Disability and employer paid life insurance

• Wellbeing program with reduced insurance premiums

• Tuition reimbursement opportunities covering 75%-100% of eligible tuition

• Student loan forgiveness opportunity

• Opportunities for growth and promotion

• Employee Assistance Program

For more information regarding benefits: https://humanresources.umn.edu/sites/humanresources.umn.edu/files/2020_tcd-cslr-75100-ben-0105-7_cs_final.pdf

How To Apply

Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will be given the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume.

Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Job Applications" page and uploading documents in the "My Cover Letters and Attachments" section.

To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail employ@umn.edu or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).

Diversity

The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds.

The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. To learn more about diversity at the U: http://diversity.umn.edu.

Background Check Information

Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Our presumption is that prospective employees are eligible to work here. Criminal convictions do not automatically disqualify finalists from employment.

About the U of M

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC)

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.

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