Medical Technologist

University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, AR

Job posting number: #7076883

Posted: April 12, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Institution Name:
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Founded in 1871, the University of Arkansas is a land grant institution, classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the nation’s top 2 percent of universities with the highest level of research activity. The University of Arkansas works to advance Arkansas and build a better world through education, research and outreach by providing transformational opportunities and skills, promoting an inclusive and diverse culture and climate, and nurturing creativity, discovery and the spread of new ideas and innovations.

The University of Arkansas campus is located in Fayetteville, a welcoming community ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S. The growing region surrounding Fayetteville is home to numerous Fortune 500 companies and one of the nation’s strongest economies. Northwest Arkansas is also quickly gaining a national reputation for its focus on the arts and overall quality of life.

As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees and their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 10% of employee salary.

Below you will find the details for the position including any supplementary documentation and questions, you should review before applying for the opening.

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Department:
HLTH | Health Center Laboratory

Department's Website:

health.uark.edu

Summary of Job Duties:
The Medical Technologist is responsible for performing, analyzing, and interpreting clinical laboratory tests. This position will work collaboratively with medical, nursing, fellow lab employees, x-ray, and administrative/support staff. Other duties as assigned.

Regular, reliable, and non-disruptive attendance is an essential job function of this job, as is the ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others.

Qualifications:
Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in medical technology, chemistry, microbiology, or a related field from an accredited institution of higher education

At least two years of experience in medical technology or a related field

Preferred Qualifications:

Certified Clinical Medical Laboratory Assistant (CMLA) with American Medical Technologists: Certified Medical Laboratory Technician (M.L.T.) OR Medical Technologist (M.T.) with American Medical Technologists (AMT) OR American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)


Salary Information:

$38,000 - $40,000 (commensurate with education and experience)

Required Documents to Apply:

Cover Letter/Letter of Application, List of three Professional References (name, email, business title), Resume
Optional Documents:

License or Certificate (see special instructions for submission instructions), Proof of Veteran Status

Recruitment Contact Information:

AJ Olsen, Director of Medical Services, ajolsen@uark.edu

All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site https://uasys.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/UASYS

Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.


Additional Information:
Special Instructions:

The University of Arkansas, Pat Walker Health Center will cover the cost of the CMLA AMT examination and study guide pending completion and passing score within one year of start date for a new hire with no CMLA, MLT, or MT certification

If applicable, please submit a copy of your CMLA, MLT, or MT upon applying


Pre-employment Screening Requirements:
Criminal Background Check, Sex Offender Registry
The University of Arkansas is committed to providing a safe campus community. We conduct background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background checks include a criminal background check and a sex offender registry check. For certain positions, there may also be a financial (credit) background check, a Motor Vehicle Registry (MVR) check, and/or drug screening. Required checks are identified in the position listing. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication or adverse financial history information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.



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Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
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