NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center is seeking a Medical Technologist Lead to help provide laboratory management assistance as well as technical knowledge and expertise in all areas of the laboratory at NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center's main campus location. This position requires the ability to use extensive technical knowledge while maintaining excellent interpersonal and team leadership skills. The ability to work independently and exercise initiative is critical to this position.
Location and hours:
This position is located at the NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center at 2220 Plymouth Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55411. Work hours for this position will vary based on clinic hours between 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday, and some Saturday mornings from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. as well as special project needs.
In this position, you will:
Act in a leadership role when the supervisor is unavailable or as directed.
Perform pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical lab functions.
Participate in all regulatory requirements as they pertain to testing such as proficiency testing, competency, safety regulations and rules, accreditation survey preparation, and event collaboration.
Assist in evaluating daily results, quality control, and instrumentation maintenance and calibration.
Assist supervisor with writing and revising policies and procedures, writing and delivering performance reviews, staff performance guidance, and training needs.
Act as a resource for lab staff and customer/provider inquiries.
Work in collaboration with supervisor to manage all elements of Laboratory Informatics Systems (LIS) including liaising with vendors; assist with LIS vendor system change.
Need to have:
Bachelor's degree or higher in medical technology, clinical laboratory science or an approved equivalent.
Nice to have:
MT, MLS, or CLS certification.
Three years or more of previous leadership and/or supervisory laboratory experience.
Setting up and managing Laboratory Informatics Systems (LIS).
Using Epic, Cerner, and/or other related computer applications.
Experience with the following instrumentation:
Siemen's Clinitek Urinalysis Family of instrumentation