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Job ID: LAB00666
Location: Eden, NC
Facility/Division: UNC ROCKINGHAM
Status: Per Diem
Shift: Variable

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Job Description


This position is for a Per Diem Medical Lab Tech or Medical Technologist I
  • Instructs patients in preparing for tests that require fasting. Answers patient questions regarding the tests.

  • Maintains equipment and investigates problems with equipment.

  • May assist in teaching Clinical Laboratory Science students and Pathology residents and training of new employees.

  • May monitor daily operation of laboratory section or work area.

  • May participate on teams or individually perform special projects/assignments.

  • Performs a variety of routine and standardized tests using standard techniques and equipment. Prepares specimens, resolves specimen problems, and performs analytical tests. Labels and stores specimens.

  • Prepares reagents and assists in the preparation of standard and control materials. Monitors levels of reagents and assists in maintaining supplies.

  • Records results of tests and maintains records. Provides test results, reporting deviations from the norm to supervisor or ordering physician.


If Hired as a Medical Lab Technician:

  • Associate's degree in Clinical Laboratory Science, Medical Laboratory Technician, Chemical Science or Biological Science.
  • If an Associate's degree in Clinical Laboratory Science: Must be ASCP Board of Certification (BOC) eligible (BOC must be received within one year of hire date).
  • If Associate's degree in Chemical or Biological Science: ASCP Board of Certification (BOC) required.
If Hired as a Medical Technologist I: 

  • Requires Bachelor's of Science degree. Must meet eligibility requirements upon hire to sit for MT exam within 12 months of hire.
  • Must become MLS/MT (ASCP) or MT (NCA) certified within 12 months of hire.

This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Heath Care System. This is not a State employed position.
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