St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

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Medical Technologist - Microbiology

Medical Technologist - Microbiology

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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will provide you with world-class facilities, state-of-the-art technologies, and extraordinary support to ensure scientific progress is never halted from a lack of resources. At St. Jude, you will be part of a collaborative, bench-to-bedside environment where you can see, firsthand, how your work translates into survival for the children we serve. Specifically, Medical Technologists in the Pathology department have plenty of resources and are on the cutting edge of using new molecular methods.


In this role, you will help define the way we provide dedicated services in microbiology. This lab performs traditional microbiology and molecular based testing. While balancing a fluctuating workload, you have potential opportunities to be involved in research projects as well. In the coming months and years, the volume should increase for this shift and so will the variety of testing. Take the first step to join our team by applying now!


Schedule: Sunday through Thursday, 3:30 p.m. to 12:00 Midnight, with rotating holidays

Minimum Education

Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or in one of the biological, chemical or physical sciences and completion of a medical laboratory technologist training program that was, at the time of graduation, either NAACLS approved or approved pursuant to TN Rule 1200-06-02-.04. Educational requirements may be waived for applicants possessing HEW certification from passing the Health and Human Services proficiency examination on or before September 1, 1997 and who meet criteria outlined in TN Rule 1200-06-02-.22.

Minimum Experience

Two years of medical technologist experience required.

Two years of relevant clinical medical laboratory technician experience may be considered for one year of medical technologist experience

Required Credentials

Tennessee licensure as Medical Technologist-General or as a Special Analyst in assigned laboratory section required or eligible.

Licensure must be obtained prior to working in lab independently.

Other Credentials

Certification as a Medical Technologist by ASCPor AMT preferred


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