Somerville, MA | Medical Technologist/MLT

Medical Technologist ASCP


About Us:

As a not-for-profit organization, Mass General Brigham is committed to supporting patient care, research, teaching, and service to the community by leading innovation across our system. Founded by Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital, Mass General Brigham supports a complete continuum of care including community and specialty hospitals, a managed care organization, a physician network, community health centers, home care and other health-related entities. Several of our hospitals are teaching affiliates of Harvard Medical School, and our system is a national leader in biomedical research.

We’re focused on a people-first culture for our system’s patients and our professional family. That’s why we provide our employees with more ways to achieve their potential. Mass General Brigham is committed to aligning our employees’ personal aspirations with projects that match their capabilities and creating a culture that empowers our managers to become trusted mentors. We support each member of our team to own their personal development—and we recognize success at every step.

Our employees use the Mass General Brigham values to govern decisions, actions and behaviors. These values guide how we get our work done: Patients, Affordability, Accountability & Service Commitment, Decisiveness, Innovation & Thoughtful Risk; and how we treat each other: Diversity & Inclusion, Integrity & Respect, Learning, Continuous Improvement & Personal Growth, Teamwork & Collaboration.

General Overview:

Currently, MGB has a wide variety of vacancies throughout our system, ranging from entry level to senior MLT and team lead. We are offering opportunities for Full-Time, Part-Time and Per Diem. We do have day, evening and night shifts available as well! Our evening, nights and weekend shifts do offer shift differential pay. We have vacancies in the following specialties:

  • Blood Bank
  • Chemistry
  • Flow Cytometry
  • Generalist
  • Hematology
  • Integrated Diagnostics
  • Microbiology

Affiliates and Job Locations:

  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH)
  • Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital (FKH)
  • Cooley Dickinson Hospital (CDH)
  • Martha’s Vineyard Hospital (MVH)
  • Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary(MEI)
  • Mass General Hospital (MGH)
  • Nantucket Cottage Hospital (NCH)
  • Newton-Wellesley Hospital (NWH)
  • North Shore Medical Center (NSM)
  • Wentworth-Douglass Hospital (WDH)

Responsibilities and Duties:

The Medical Technologist (MT) in the Lab performs complex qualitative and quantitative tests using various lab instruments and/or manual methods on blood, plasma, urine, CSF, stool, and/or body fluids following standard operating procedures. The testing is performed with speed, precision and understanding of the theory behind tests. Performs routine and complex procedures utilizing complex instrumentation and manual methods

  • Complies with all established standards and practices pertaining to test performance, including, but not limited to, laboratory procedures, hospital procedures, CAP guidelines, JCAHO guidelines, and within the institution’s policies regarding compliance.
  • Performs quality control procedures as needed and established by protocol. Analyzes quality control data, makes judgments on observed results and takes appropriate action to ensure that accuracy and precision are maintained.
  • Identifies abnormal patient results; recognizes factors that affect measurements/results and takes appropriate action; seeks assistance in resolution as needed.
  • Performs and documents equipment maintenance, calibration, quality control, and other trouble shooting procedures.
  • Recognizes equipment malfunctions, documents problems as may be required, performs troubleshooting and repair in accordance with established guidelines. Alerts supervisor/manager/designee as needed.
  • Communicates results to physicians or other authorized healthcare providers as may be required and/or appropriate. Ensures that there is proper documentation of calls.
  • Monitors reagents and supplies; orders as needed or communicates need to appropriate person to maintain appropriate inventory of necessary supplies.
  • Performs hand-off communication in accord with applicable laboratory or department policy/procedure.
  • Documents errors using hospital Safety Reporting System; informs supervisor/clinical manager/designee on process improvement.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Must possess a minimum of a Assosciates of Science Degree in Medical Technology, Chemical, or Biological science from an accredited college or university.


  • 2 years of work experience in a clinical laboratory.

License, Certification, and/or Registrations:

  • Nationally recognized certification as a medical technologist/technician required (ASCP).
    • Individuals who are eligible for certification examination may qualify.
  • Certification in a specialty category may be acceptable in lieu of medical technologist/technician certification

Applicants with relevant experience will be considered. Salem Hospital, a member of Mass General Brigham, is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are strongly encouraged to apply. Pre-employment drug screening is required.

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Katherine Melanson
Talent Acquisition Partner

Somerville, MA
With NSPG, you’ll experience:

Career advancement

Grow, learn and develop new practice innovations.

Continue your medical education.

Make academic connections and explore teaching opportunities.

Explore leadership opportunities.

Develop clinical and administrative career ladders.

A supportive practice environment

Collaborative professionals.

Patient-centered care model.

Leadership that listens and values your contributions and ideas.

Autonomy and respect for your skills and expertise.

Excellent salary and benefits.

Clinical excellence

NSPG’s MHQP Patient Experience surveys show that we perform higher than the state mean in all domains with 92% of patients indicating that they would recommend NSPG services.

Our physicians are polling in the top 75th percentile of AMGA Satisfaction metrics for almost every major category—the highest physician satisfaction scores of any medical group in the Boston region.

25th percentile in MGMA cost benchmarks and top 75th percentile in revenue benchmarks.

The North Shore area offers an excellent quality of life:
  • Communities with varied and rich histories and convenient access to museums, art, restaurants and shops.
  • Natural beauty, handsome architecture and vivid history—only 15 miles north of Boston.
  • 30 miles of gorgeous rocky coastline with breathtaking beaches and harbors.
  • World-class sailing and close proximity to the mountains and picturesque New England.
  • Easy access to a multitude of universities, colleges, and public and private schools.
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