Medical Laboratory Specialist

US Army – Bridgeport, CT

Part-time

About US Army: This is an US Army Active Duty or US Army Reserve position. Must be able to meet Army Body Composition Standards and submit to drug testing. Must be 17 years or older, and must be under the age of 35. No experience required.

Overview

The medical laboratory specialist conducts tests on the tissue, blood and body fluids of patients.

Training

Job training for a medical laboratory specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 52 weeks of Advanced Individual Training, including practice-testing specimens.

Some of the skills youll learn are:

* Medical laboratory procedures

* Study of human parasites and diseases

* Laboratory administration and record keeping

Helpful Skills

* Interest in biology, chemistry and algebra

* Ability to follow detailed procedures precisely

Compensation

Total compensation includes housing, medical, food, special pay, and vacation time.

Earn Cash For In Demand Jobs

You could earn up to $40,000 in cash bonuses just for enlisting under certain Military Occupational Specialties.

Future Civilian Careers

The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career with privately owned laboratories, hospitals, clinics or research institutions.

The certifications available to you after continued study and experience are medical laboratory technician, cytotechnologist and clinical laboratory technician. Specific educational criteria must be met before you can qualify for certification.

PARTNERSHIP FOR YOUTH SUCCESS (PaYS) Program

Those interested in this job may be eligible for civilian employment, after the Army, by enrolling in the Army PaYS program. The PaYS program is a recruitment option that guarantees a job interview with military friendly employers that are looking for experienced and trained Veterans to join their organization.

* HCA

* Johns Hopkins Hospital/Health Systems

* NorthCrest Medical Center

* Cleveland Clinic

* Atlantic Health System

* Bell Ambulance, Inc.

* Prince William Health System

* Reliant Medical Group

* Yale-New Haven Hospital

* Baton Rouge General Medical Center

Job Responsibilities:

Job Duties

* Perform elementary blood banking and clinical laboratory procedures in hematology, immunohematology, clinical chemistry, serology, bacteriology, parasitology and urinalysis

* Collect blood specimens by venipuncture and capillary puncture

* Pack, unpack, inspect, store and distribute blood and blood products

* Assemble, disassemble and maintain laboratory equipment

Required ASVAB Score(s)

Skilled Technical (ST): 106

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $224.11 to $1,680.83 /month

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