LifeSource Technologist I in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Technologist I

Category:Clinical Services/Diagnostics

Facility:Centralized Transfusion Services (CTS)

Schedule:Full Time

Shift:Varied Shifts

Job Details:AS or BS degree w/ MLT(ASCP) or MT(ASCP) cert req.BB(ASCP)Medical Lab Tech (MLT)MT (ASCP)SBB(ASCP) This position will work at different hospitals in PittsburghThe Technologist I will perform all aspects of routine clinical laboratory testing, basic serological problem resolution in the area of immunohematology, and provides for the manufacturing and distribution of appropriate products for transfusion. Perform all routine pretransfusion testing and quality control to obtain serologically safe products for transfusion consistent with SOP and cGMP requirements. Resolve basic serological problems consistent with SOP and cGMP requirements as needed.Must be able to complete 8 weeks of training from 7:00am - 3:00 pm, before hired shift beginsRequirements: -Associate Degree with MLT (ASCP) certification required. -BS/BA Degree in medical technology, biology, or a related science with MT (ASCP) or BB (ASCP) or SBB (ASCP) strongly preferred. -Must have reliable transportation. Travel in the Pittsburgh area is required. - 2-3 years previous blood bank/transfusion service or general labratory experience; or MLT/MT graduate required.Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances: Act 33 / 34 /73 and NRC clearance must be obtained within 30 days of the start of employment. ** Must be able to pass Nuclear Regulatory Commission Trustworthy and Reliable vetting in order to obtain clearance due to irradiators in facilities.ITxM is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate in employment and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or status as a qualified individual with a disability or Vietnam era or other protected veteran. ITxM's policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment.We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package that includes Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, Short/Long Term Disability, Employee/Dependent Life Insurance, Flex Spending Options, 403(b) Retirement Savings (with company match), Tuition Reimbursement, Vacation/Sick/ Personal Days, and 6 Paid Holidays.