Capital Health

Medical Technologist or Medical Laboratory Technician - Microbiology

Position ID #
Full Time


Position #:  11602


Come be a part of our Capital Health System Laboratory Team


The Microbiology Medical Technologist performs all technical procedures in accordance with all standards set by applicable regulatory agencies including CAP, DNV, NJDOH, CLIA.  

  • Maintains knowledge of all procedures and protocols.  
  • Maintains proficiency in performance of technical procedures. 
  • Testing is provided for patients with varying degrees of clinical conditions and different acuity levels.  
  • Testing is provided for all age ranges from newborns to geriatric patients.  
  • Ability to work in a highly productive department serving a two hospital system
  • Make independent decisions quickly and accurately.
  • Consistently performs multiple technical tasks and assignments independently
  • Ability to assess specimen quality and the validity of test results
  • Reliable and Dependable Team Player


    • Associates Degree or Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology with strong clinical experience in a clinical lab.
    • Minimum of one years technical laboratory experience in a hospital Microbiology department or clinical internship in a NCCLS accredited program is required.
    • Experience in all aspects of Microbiology including Bacteriologyis required.  Experience in AFB is preferred.  
    • Must possess analytical skills to utilize technical equipment to perform testing. 
    • SOFT LIS experience a plus.
    • (MLT, MT/MLS, or (M) ASCP preferred



    • Occasional physical demands include: Climbing (e.g., stairs or ladders) , Squat/kneel/crawl.

      Continuous physical demands include: Keyboard use/repetitive motion , Talk or Hear

      Lifting Floor to Waist 20 lbs. Lifting Waist Level and Above 20 lbs.

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Offers are contingent upon successful completion of our onboarding process and pre-employment physical.  Capital Health will require all applicants (including contractors, travelers and consultants) to have an annual flu vaccine and to have a completed COVID-19 vaccine prior to start date, with the exception of individuals with medical and religious exemptions.

"Company will never ask candidates for social security numbers or date of birth during application phase. If you are asked for this information online, you may be a target for identity theft."


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