Technologist, Medical I in Fairfield, IL at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 11/27/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Location:
    209 Northwest 11th Street
    Fairfield, IL
  • Date Posted:
    11/27/2022
  • Function
    Operations
  • Job Family
    Laboratory Operations
  • Remote
    On-site
  • Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Shift
    Day

Job Description

Medical Technologist I

Shift: Monday-Friday - Days

Location: Fairfield, IL

$5,000 Sign On Bonus

Are you intrigued by the science of the human body? Curious about state-of-the-art laboratory instrumentation? Looking to join a Fortune 500 company leading the world in providing diagnostic information services? Quest Diagnostics is now recruiting for technologist positions ranging from entry level to experienced, with a wide range of benefits and training!

Benefits/Perks:

• Day 1 Medical/Dental/Vision for FT employees who work 30+ hours

• 15 PTO days first year

• 7 Paid Holidays!

• Annual Bonus Opportunity

• 401K matching

• Tuition Reimbursement for undergraduate and graduate programs for FT employees who work 30+ hours

• Opportunities for career advancement

• Training provided!

  • Job Responsibilities:

    • Follow the laboratory's procedures for specimen handling and processing, test analyses, reporting and maintaining records of patient test result.

    • Maintain records that demonstrate that proficiency testing samples are tested in the same manner as patient specimens.

    • Analyze specimens using approved testing procedures.

    • Review and release test results.

    • Follow CLIA, HIPAA, OSHA, and safety guidelines as described in their respective guidelines.

    • Follow the laboratory's established policies and procedures whenever test systems are not within the laboratory's established acceptable levels of performance.

    • Identify problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results, correct the problems encountered or immediately notify the senior technologist or superviso

Qualifications:

Education: BS in Medical Technology preferred; or BS/BA in Chemistry or Biology, or Associates degree in a Laboratory Science or Medical Technology, or Previously qualified as a Technologist under 42 CFR 493

Work Experience: 1 year Clinical experience (high complexity testing) preferred.