MLT/MLS PRN-Microbiology
Texas Health Resources
Fort Worth, Texas 76104

Job Description

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth seeks to hire a Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) or a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) PRN to work as needed in their Microbiology laboratory.

The address is 1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76104.

Salary range for a MLS is Minimum $26.69/hr. to Maximum $39.40/hr. – based on relevant experience

Salary range for a MLT is Minimum $20.16/hr. to Maximum $31.15/hr. – based on relevant experience

Work Schedule:

  • PRN – As needed
  • Variable days/shifts; primary hours needed are 2:30 PM – 11:00 PM or 10:30 PM – 7:00 AM

Job Description:

  • Specimen Integrity
  • Laboratory Operations
  • Professional Accountability
  • Test Procedures
  • Quality Control/Documentation
  • Safety


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: Bachelor of Science Degree in Medical Technology, Applied Technology, Clinical Lab Science or Chemical, Physical or Biological Science preferred.
  • Internship in an approved Medical Technician training program required
  • 2 years of experience in a Medical Laboratory preferred

Required License/Certification:

  • MLT (ASCP), MLS (ASCP), MT (ASCP) required within 90 days from hire Or
  • Equivalent (AMT, AAB, HHS, NCA, HEW, CLS- CA, FL, NY state license, Philippine Board of Technical Technology) upon hire required
  • Preferred: MLT (ASCP), MLS (ASCP), MT (ASCP)

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

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Date Posted : 05/01/2020