University of Michigan Medical Technologist in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Responsibilities*

  • Perform coagulation and special coagulation testing including factor levels, lupus anticoagulant, Factor V Leiden etc. for FDA applications of Sysmex CA1500, CS-5100, and CS-2500 coagulation analyzers.

  • Analyze subject data and perform meticulous record keeping including temperatures, maintenance, preventive maintenance, daily data print outs.

  • Recognize problems and follow up appropriately.

  • Follow quality control and quality assurance procedures.

  • Perform instrument maintenance and calibrations.

  • Prepare CAP-ready data and records for Siemens audits.

  • Includes daily communications with Siemens USA and Germany staff

  • Work collaboratively with others.

  • The ideal candidate will have experience with Siemens coagulation analyzers, be efficient and accurate in performing tests and possess excellent customer service and interpersonal skills.

  • Exercise effective communication skills with possible donors as wells as laboratory staff to identify and acquire testing samples.

Required Qualifications*

  • Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or biological science is required as well as certification as a Medical Laboratory Scientist or Medical Technologist or eligible to be certified.

  • Must understand clinical hematology/coagulation laboratory practices and compliance regulations for clinical testing. Must have knowledge of IRB procedures and follow proper IRB protocols.

  • Must have experience with Sysmex CA1500, CS-5100, and Sysmex CS-2500 analyzers and knowledge of Wave A and B testing performed.

  • Must have: the demonstrated ability to communicate clearly, concisely and effectively with other medical personnel in both verbal and written form; demonstrated ability to independently organize and prioritize work, and to exercise initiative in recognizing and solving problems. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with a diverse team.

Desired Qualifications*

Previous experience in Hematology is desirable.

Additional Information

This postion is a grant paid position and will end when funding has run out or is pulled, there is currently no end date.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Job Detail

Job Opening ID

139231

Working Title

Medical Technologist

Job Title

Medical Technologist

Work Location

Michigan MedicineAnn Arbor, MI

Full/Part Time

Full-Time

Regular/Temporary

Regular

FLSA Status

Nonexempt

Organizational Group

Um Hospital

Department

UMH Path Hemo/Coag Unit Uh

Posting Begin/End Date

3/20/2017 – 4/19/2017

Career Interests

Medical TechnologyPatient Care ServicesPathology / Laboratory Services

Apply Now at http://careers.umich.edu/job_detail/apply/139231