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Medical Technologist Job Fair

JOB FAIR

Memphis VA Medical Center is hosting an on-site job fair for Medical Technologist (MT).

There will be on-site interviews conducted on September 21, 2022.   if you are interested in participating in the upcoming job fair, you must complete the event registration. Please use the link below to register for the event.  

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MedTech22

 

SIGN ON BONUS MAY BE AVAILABLE FOR HIGHLY QUALIFED CANDIDATES

Date:   September 21, 2022    (On-site Interviews)

Time:   8:30 a.m.– 2:00pm

Location:  Memphis VA Medical Center (Theater 2nd Floor)

                   1030 Jefferson Avenue

                    Memphis, TN 38104

Basic Requirements for Registered Nurse:

  • Citizen of the United States
  • Education and/or Experience Combination
  1. A bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university in medical laboratory science, medical technology, clinical laboratory science or in a related science (e.g., laboratory sciences such as chemistry, biochemistry, biology, microbiology, immunology, etc.). AND completion of a medical technology clinical practice program. Clinical practice programs completed after 1974 must have been accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS), Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP, formerly CAHEA), or the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES). The professional curriculum may have consisted of a post-baccalaureate certificate program or be integrated into a four year program of study that culminated in a baccalaureate degree.

OR

  1.  A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university, including 16 semester hours of biological science (with one course in microbiology), 16 semester hours of chemistry (with one course in organic or biochemistry) and one course in mathematics, AND two years of post-certification clinical laboratory experience (e.g., blood banking, chemistry, hematology, microbiology, immunology, clinical microscopy, etc.) within the last ten years as a certified Medical Laboratory Technician by the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC), American Society of Clinical Pathology Board of Registry (ASCP-BOR) or American Medical Technologists (AMT). This experience must include performing moderate and/or high complexity testing in blood banking, chemistry, hematology, microbiology immunology and clinical microscopy (or categorical experience which matches categorical certification) in a clinical laboratory

OR

  1.  A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university, including 16 semester hours of biological science (with one course in microbiology), 16 semester hours of chemistry (with one course in organic or biochemistry) and one course in mathematics, ND five years of clinical laboratory experience within the last ten years performing moderate and/or high complexity testing in blood banking, chemistry, hematology, microbiology, immunology and clinical microscopy (or categorical experience which matches categorical certification) in a clinical laboratory
  • Certification. Candidates must have either (1) or (2) below:
    1.  Candidates must currently possess the appropriate certification as a MT, MLS, or CLS given by the ASCP-BOC, ASCP-BOR, or AMT.
    2.  Candidates must currently possess the categorical or specialist technologist level certification from the certification agencies listed above, such as, but not limited to, chemistry (C/SC), hematology (H/SH), microbiology (M/SM), molecular biology (MB/SMB) and blood bank (BB/SBB). Technologists with categorical or specialist certifications may only perform duties within the area of the laboratory specific to their categorical certification (e. g., an individual with a chemistry (C) certification can only perform duties in chemistry).
  • Exception. Non-certified applicants who otherwise meet the eligibility requirements for certification may be given a temporary appointment up to the full performance level not to exceed one year as a graduate medical technologist. This appointment may not be extended.

·         Physical Standards – must pass the physical requirements

·         English Language Proficiency – must be proficient in spoken and written English language

Documents Required for Application Package:

·         Resume

·         Application (10-2850c) 

·         Copy of Certification

·         Copy of Transcripts (unofficial)

·         3 References (2 supervisory reference required)

For any candidates that passes the interview process, references checks will be conducted on Thursday, September 22 and Friday September 23rd . The selected candidates will be invited to a pre-employment event to complete their onboarding requirements the week of September 26th.  More details will be provided with the specific date upon selection.  Candidates should expected to be available for 2- 4 hours .

 

 

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