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Texas Health Resources MLT/MLS in Arlington, Texas

Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital seeks to hire a Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) or a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) to work full time in their laboratory. Position will work in Hematology, Urinalysis, Chemistry, Blood Bank and Microbiology. Microbiology is limited culture set ups.

The address is 800 West Randol Mill Road, Arlington, TX 76012.

Salary range for a MLS is Minimum $26.69/hr. to Maximum $39.50/hr. – based on relevant experience

Salary range for a MLT is Minimum $20.34/hr. to Maximum $31.15/hr. – based on relevant experience

Work Schedule:

  • Full Time; 3 rd Shift

  • 40 hours/week; Hours 22:00 – 08:30

  • Days will vary – Week 1: Monday – Thursday; Week 2: Wednesday – Saturday; Week 3: Tuesday – Friday

Job Description:

  • Specimen Integrity

  • Laboratory Operations

  • Professional Accountability

  • Test Procedures

  • Quality Control/Documentation

  • Safety

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree or education equivalent to an Associate’s degree in a laboratory science or medical technology for a MLT (Must include at least 60 hours or equivalent from an accredited institution that include at a minimum either 24 semester hours of medical laboratory technology courses or 24 semester hours of science courses that include at least 6 semester hours of chemistry, 6 semester hours of biology and 12 semester hours of chemistry, biology or medical laboratory technology in any combination

  • Bachelor’s Degree for an MLS (or attained within 3 months of hire date)

  • Preferred: Associates degree or Bachelor of Science Degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Lab Science or Chemical, Physical or Biological science (proof required)

  • Internship in an approved Medical Technician training program required

  • 2 years’ experience in a Hospital Medical Laboratory preferred

  • Previous Generalist experience highly preferred

Required License/Certification:

  • MLS (ASCP), MT (ASCP), MLT (ASCP) required. (Registry must be attained within 90 days of hire date) Or

  • AMT, AAB, HHS, NCA, HEW, CLS- CA, FL, NY state license, Philippine Board of Technical Technology required Or

  • M (ASCP) – Microbiology if working in Microbiology required upon hire Or

  • BB (ASCP) – Blood Banking if working in Blood Bank

  • MLS (ASCP), MT (ASCP), MLT (ASCP) preferred

Required Skills:

  • Strong positive interpersonal skills

  • Ability to read, write and speak English clearly

  • Problem solving ability, time management skills

  • Possess organizational skills to function successfully in a fast-paced work environment

  • Computer literate

  • Preferred: Experience with Cerner Millennium LIS

Why Texas Health Resources?

Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, a 369-bed acute-care, full-service medical center has been serving Arlington and the surrounding communities since 1958. Hospital services include comprehensive cardiac care, women’s services, neurosciences, cancer services, orthopedics, emergency services and an advanced imaging center. Texas Health Arlington Memorial has over 1,600 employees, 250 volunteers and 630 physicians on its medical staff. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence. For more information, visit TexasHealth.org/Arlington.

Texas Health Highlights:

  • Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® 2020 (#15) (6th year in a row)

  • Fortune's list of Best Workplaces in Health Care (#1)

  • Employees’ Choice “Best Places to Work” by Glassdoor (2018 and 2019

Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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