Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 864749 (Include # on all documents)

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To fulfill President Lincoln's promise – "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.  How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?

As a VA professional, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities at your fingertips. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries.

Duties

This position is located within the Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Service at the VA Outpatient Clinic in Toledo Ohio.  An MT/CLS at this level develops, performs, evaluates, interprets, correlates, and validates the accuracy of laboratory procedures and results.  Testing procedures are performed on a variety of biological specimens and/or environmental samples using manual or automated techniques, and require a board exercise of independent judgment and responsibility with minimal technical supervision.  The work performed is in a variety of laboratory disciplines, such as microbiological, chemistry (including endocrinology, toxicology, and immunochemistry), coagulation, hematology, immunology, immunohematology (blood banking), serology, and urinalysis.  Such positions include requirements to monitor quality control systems and measures; collaborate in the diagnosis and treatment of patients; and provide education for laboratory and other healthcare professionals, and others in the medical center setting including the public.  The incumbent serves as a generalist in medical technology with responsibility for performing procedures in the areas of chemistry, hematology/coagulation, urinalysis, immunohematology (blood bank), and microbiology.  Additionally, the incumbent of this position will be required to perform venipuncture.

Tour of Duty:   The generalist medical technologist rotates with other generalists on a regular basis through the above-mentioned areas and also works off-hour shifts, weekends, and holidays as priorities demonstrate a need.

The salary listed is a range for information purpose.  The salary will be commensurate with the selectee's training and experience.

Relocation expenses will not be reimbursed.

Travel Required

  • Not Required