The University of Texas Medical Branch Medical Lab Scientist, Lab Services - Hematopathology in Galveston, Texas

Min Qualifications


Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Laboratory Science or related field. Must obtain certification by the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP), American Board of Histocompatibility or Immunogenetics (ABHI) or equivalent certification as appropriate, within 12 months of hire.


Medical Laboratory Scientist, Laboratory Services provides technical skills necessary to perform and report moderate or highly complex laboratory tests within a division of the clinical laboratory.

Salary Range **

The salary range for this position is from $53,600 to $80,400 annually, commensurate with experience.

This is a pay Band Code PC14.

Specific Job Related Duties **

  • Makes varied or specialized examinations efficiently, prioritizes and organizes workload.

  • Assesses and processes incoming samples properly.

  • Reviews and interprets data related to normal values based on age, sex and other pertinent conditions and reports patient results accurately with all required documentation.

  • Maintain reports as stated in procedures.

  • Interacts with other healthcare professionals in the interpretation of test results, following procedures.

  • Performs, records and evaluates quality control data according to procedures including checking expiration dates and documentation of QC performance before use.

  • Performs and documents required maintenance procedures as assigned; monitors inventory for proper levels and notifies person responsible for ordering and receives and stores supplies when delivered.

  • Perform maintenance and quality control measures for laboratory instruments and equipment, as directed and assigned.

  • Instruct and teach other employees, students and others.

  • Participate in evaluations of new tests or instruments, as assigned.

  • Review and suggest revisions for test procedures.

  • Adhere to all safety protocols in each laboratory area.

  • Performs related duties as required

Work Schedule **

The shift for this position is days, with rotating weekends and holidays.

Preferred Work Experience **

Hematology experience a plus.

Closing Statement **

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Equal Employment Opportunity **

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Title: Medical Lab Scientist, Lab Services - Hematopathology

Job ID: 59164

Location: Galveston

Business Unit: HOSPT