Medical Technologist, PRN, Baptist South

Date Posted: Jun 07, 2024

Status: PRN

Shift Details: Various shifts

Job Summary

*$500.00 Sign-On Bonus Offered!*

Baptist Health is looking to add a highly motivated and skilled Medical Technologist to join our team working in the Laboratory Department at Baptist Medical Center South. This is a PRN opportunity, which offers various shifts and flexibility.

This candidate must hold a valid Medical Technologist - Generalist license in the State of Florida before hire. This candidate will be working within a team of 5-6 other Medical Technologists, Medical Lab Assistants, and a Supervisor, as well as working with the on-call Pathologists. This candidate will have the opportunity to rotate within different areas of the lab and sharpen their skills within each specialist. This Medical Technologist will be on the day shift during training. 

As a Medical Technologist, your duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining expertise and performing technical, specimen collection/processing, LIS, general department, and clerical functions in laboratory areas where applicable.
  • Maintaining records of performance as defined in the SOP manuals
  • Supervision by Director and Section Supervisors; can perform all responsibilities without on-site supervision. 
  • Supervising MLTs as General Supervisor and serving as Charge Technologist in the abscense of other lab supervisors or MTs. 
  • Working with the Director and Section Supervisors, however, the candidate can perform all responsibilities of this job description without onsite supervision.
  • Instructing new employees and students. 

License note: Candidates licensed prior to 1997 are not required to have certification per the State of Florida Licensure Rules. 

This Medical Technologist position will be located at Baptist South. If you are interested in this PRN opportunity, please apply now!


Education Required

Associate's Degree

Education Preferred

Bachelor's Degree

Experience

  • 3-5 Years Clinical Laboratory Experience

License and Certification

  • Certified Medical Technologist (MT) Preferred
  • Certified Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) Preferred
  • Licensed Medical Technologist Required

Location

Baptist South
14550 Old St. Augustine Rd
Jacksonville, FL, 32258


Location Overview

Opened in 2005 in southern Jacksonville, Baptist Medical Center South has doubled in size. This full-service hospital provides a healing environment, from its architecture to amenities, and also is a digital environment using an electronic medical record. Baptist South was designated a Magnet™ hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in patient care and is a Joint Commission-certified stroke center and an accredited chest pain center. Baptist Medical Center South has been ranked No. 1 among metro Jacksonville hospitals in the U.S. News and World Report annual Best Hospital rankings.  Baptist has also been named one of the 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in the U.S. by Modern Healthcare. The hospital is minutes away from sports, shopping, music, cultural and entertainment venues, as well as beautiful beaches.

About Baptist Health

Chosen as the area's “Most Preferred” healthcare provider every year since 1990 according to the annual National Research Corporation study of Jacksonville area residents, Baptist Health ranks highest in the categories of Best Doctors, Best Nurses, Best Quality and Best Reputation.