Title : Lead Medical Technologist | Chemistry

Department : EMS / Labs

Type : Full Time

Location : Houston, TX

Job Details :

Harris Health is looking for an experienced Lead Medical Technologist to join our Chemistry Laboratory team

About the Position

The Lead Medical Technologist at Harris Health System will assist the supervisor with the review, organization, and maintenance of technical activities of the Laboratory. You will provide input into the development of policies and procedures for the department and participate in the development of new technical procedures. As the Lead Medical Technologist, you will also provide feedback on other personnel to the supervisor in assistance with evaluations. You will also ensure that laboratory personnel are keeping up to date with laboratory techniques, procedures, and equipment operation.


  • Shift differentials (Evenings, Nights, Weekends, Holidays)
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Employee assistance program
  • Subsidized parking
  • Credit union
  • Employee disaster relief
  • and more!


  • Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology or Medical Lab Science or Bachelor's Degree in Chemical, Physical, or Biological Science
  • MT, MLS, or MLT Certification by ASCP, NCA, ABB, or AMT
  • 5 years of Chemistry lab experience

About Harris Health Systems

Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966. Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes, and both LBJ and Ben Taub Hospitals earned the ANCC Magnet Designation in 2020.

Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities. Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its three hospitals: Ben Taub, LBJ and Quentin Mease.

Harris Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace.

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