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Actalent Medical Technologist I (MULTIPLE SHIFTS) in Boston, Massachusetts

Shifts Available:

7:00am - 3:30pm

2:30pm - 11:00pm

3:00pm - 11:30pm

10:30pm - 7:00am

11:00pm - 7:30am 

Position Summary:

A Medical Technologist I performs a variety of routine and complex procedures. Duties include the handling and processing of patient specimens and the cultivation, isolation and identification of bacteria and other microorganisms from a variety of sites.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Gains experience and develops working knowledge by performing routine and complex procedures utilizing complex instrumentation and manual methods

  • Responsible for the accuracy, interpretation and reporting of results

  • Performs and keeps accurate records of equipment maintenance and quality control

  • Refers problems and unusual results to appropriate personnel

  • Performs clerical and support services as needed; responds to customer needs and requests

  • Participates in proficiency testing of unknowns and internal and external continuing education

  • Participates in continuing education programs related to laboratories

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

  • Associates/Bachelors Degree

  • National ASCP certification or ASCP certification eligible based on year of CLIA work experience

  • Sufficient level of analytical ability and judgment

  • Ability to work in conjunction with other laboratory staff to gain skills and experience in a variety of duties

  • Interpersonal and communication skills to interact effectively with individuals in the lab and hospital

  • Ability to learn several aspects of laboratory operation (i.e., testing, LIS, QC)

  • Neat and orderly work habits

  • Careful attention to detail and written protocols

  • High level of analytical ability and judgment

  • Good understanding of department policies and procedures, test principles and equipment operation

  • Ability to work independently on standard procedures and assignments

  • High level of professionalism

  • Ability to participate as requested in performance improvement, work redesign and divisional development projects

  • Customer service skills

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Actalent, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through:

  • Hiring diverse talent

  • Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection

  • Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes

  • Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

Actalent is an equal opportunity employer.

About Actalent

Actalent connects passion with purpose. We help visionary companies advance their engineering and science initiatives through access to specialized experts that drive scale, innovation, and speed to market. With a network of almost 30,000 engineering and sciences consultants and more than 4,500 clients across the U.S., Canada, Asia, and Europe, Actalent serves many of the Fortune 500. An operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions, Actalent launched as a new specialized engineering and sciences services and workforce solutions brand in 2021.