Medical Laboratory Technologist

Job ID: 17032

Posted: 9 Days Ago

Base: Philadelphia, PA

FLSA: Hourly Non-Exempt

Job Type: Permanent


Gross Pay: $40.00




·       VA Medical Center – 3900 Woodland Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19104

·       Full Time



·       Must have one of the following:

o  Bachelors Degree/higher level from an accredited school that included chemistry, biological science, and mathematics AND completion of an accrediting Medical Laboratory Scientist program.

o  Full 4 year course of study that included 12 months of college or hospital-based program.

o  Bachelors Degree/higher level degree from an accredited college/university, including 16 semester hours (24 quarter hours) of biological science (with one semester in microbiology), 16 semester hours (24 quarter hours) of chemistry (with one semester in organic or biochemistry), one semester (one quarter) of mathematics, AND five years of full time acceptable clinical laboratory experience

·       Experience: 5 years of clinical laboratory experience

·       Certifications/Licenses: Medical Technologist Certification/License through a nationally recognized body and agency.

·       Cardiac Certifications: Must have the following hands-on certification through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross:

o  Basic Life Support (BLS).

·       U.S. Citizenship: Shall be a U.S. citizen.

·       English Language Requirement:  Shall be able to read, write, speak and understand English well enough to effectively communicate with all patients and other health care providers.

·       Physical Capability: Shall be physically capable of standing and/or sitting for extended periods of time and physically capable of performing all services required under the contract.


·       Test fluid and tissue samples to help physicians properly diagnose and treat their patients.


·       Day, night and evening shifts working an 8-hour shift, Monday-Friday.



Must be comfortable in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Must be able and willing to reprioritize on short notice and work on multiple simultaneous projects. Flexible and able to work with various personalities. Teamwork skills required. Time management skills required. The ability to meet deadlines in a deadline intensive environment is essential. High level of adaptability and willingness to embrace change in a fast-paced, demanding environment.


LUKE does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or veteran status in provision of services or employment opportunities and benefits. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.



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