Nebraska Medicine is now taking applications for a talented individual to join us as a Medical Lab Scientist Lead - Transfusion & Transplantation. This is a salaried/exempt role.
We partner with our physicians, nurses and other hospital staff to provide the best Serious Medicine and Extraordinary Care available in the region. We are excited to have Forbes Magazine recognize us in their list of American’s top employers and the best employer in Nebraska. Come join us!!
Full Time and benefits eligible (1.0 FTE / 40 hours per week)
Salaried - Exempt role
Why Nebraska Medicine:
Our shared values reflect who we are and why we’re here and include, Innovation, Teamwork, Excellence, Accountability, Courage and Healing.
Competitive Benefits including retirement match contribution, PTO accrual, tuition reimbursement
Lead the world in transforming lives to create a healthy future for all individuals and communities through premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care
Forbes Magazine recognizes us in their list of American’s top employers and the best employer in Nebraska
Use comprehensive knowledge to accurately perform and evaluate highly complex laboratory testing in an efficient manner. Provide technical support and staff work direction for assigned department. Demonstrate behavioral skills that contribute to a productive work environment, teamwork, and provide excellent customer service. Support continuous quality improvement of laboratory services and provide feedback to staff on performance.
Blood Bank experience necessary!
Minimum of four years of progressive, successful experience in clinical laboratory medicine in the assigned discipline required.
High school education or equivalent required.
Bachelor's degree in a scientific field OR equivalent combination of education/experience combined (One year of education equals one year of experience) OR completion of a certified clinical program in medical laboratory science required.
Demonstrate effective communication skills required.
Ability to demonstrate initiative, teamwork and flexibility required.
Certified medical laboratory scientist by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists MLS(ASCP), American Medical Technologist (AMT) or equivalent within 12 months eligibility/graduation required. Equivalent certifications include Medical Technologist (MT (ASCP)) OR Clinical Laboratory Scientist certified by the National Credentialing Agency (CLS (NCA)) prior to 2004; have previously qualified as a technologist under 42 CFR.1433 §493.1491amended 01/19/93 [58 FR 5236] on or before 2/28/92; or International certification and qualification: International Medical Laboratory Scientist, MLS(ASCPi) with approval from the ASCPi required.
Individuals who were certified beginning January 1, 2004 maintaining their certification by participation in the ASCP Board of Certification (BOC) Certification Maintenance Program (ASCP)CM required.
Master's degree in biology, microbiology, virology, molecular biology, or other laboratory related science preferred.
Specialty certification by a nationally recognized certifying agency in assigned discipline preferred.