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MLT/MLS PRN-Variable Hours-Plano

Company: Texas Health Resources
Location: Plano
Posted on: June 4, 2021

Job Description:

Medical Laboratory Technician/Medical Laboratory Scientist PRN - As needed

Are you looking for a rewarding career with family-friendly hours and a collaborative team environment? We are looking for a qualified Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) or a Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) PRN like you to join our Texas Health family.

Position Highlights:

  • Work location: Texas Health Plano
  • Work environment: Laboratory
  • Work hours: PRN - As needed; Variable days/shifts to include days, nights, weekends
  • Salary range: MLS range $26.69 - $39.50 per hour; MLT Range $20.34 - $31.15 (based on relevant experience).

At Texas Health Plano, we take our mission to improve the health of those in our community. We are a 386-bed, full-service hospital that has served Plano, Frisco, Carrolton and surrounding communities since 1991.

As part of the Texas Health family, we employ over 24,000 employees and are among the areas top five largest employers. Come be a part of our exceptional team as we continue to provide outstanding care and deliver award winning results. You belong here.



MLT Requirement

  • Associate's degree required with in 3 months of hire. Medical Technology, Clinical Lab Science or Chemical, Physical or Biological science preferred Or
  • Education equivalent to an Associate's degree in a laboratory science or medical technology required (Must include at least 60 hours or equivalent from an accredited institution that include at a minimum either 24 semester hours of medical laboratory technology courses or 24 semester hours of science courses that include at least 6 semester hours of chemistry, 6 semester hours of biology and 12 semester hours of chemistry, biology or medical laboratory technology in any combination.

MLS Requirement

  • Bachelor's Degree for an MLS (or attained within 3 months of hire date)
  • Bachelor's Degree required within 3 months of hire.
  • Medical Technology, Applied Technology, Clinical Lab Science or Chemical, Physical or Biological Science preferred.
  • Individuals hired as a CLS II prior to January 3, 2010 will be grandfathered to the MLS position with existing education.


  • Internship in an approved Medical Technician training program required.
  • 2 years' experience in a Medical Laboratory preferred

Licenses and Certifications:

  • MLS (ASCP), MT (ASCP), MLT (ASCP) required within 90 days from hire Or
  • AMT, AAB, HHS, NCA, HEW, CLS- CA, FL, NY state license, Philippine Board of Technical Technology required upon hire Or
  • M (ASCP) - Microbiology if working in Microbiology required upon hire Or
  • BB (ASCP) - Blood Banking if working in Blood Bank required upon hire.
  • MLS (ASCP), MT (ACSP), MLT (ASCP) preferred


  • Strong positive interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English clearly.
  • Problem solving ability, time management skills.
  • Possess organizational skills to function successfully in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Computer literate.

Position Responsibilities:

The MLT/MLS is responsible for maintaining specimen integrity, daily lab operations, professional accountability, test procedures, and quality control as well as documentation. You may also be responsible for some additional tasks on an as-needed basis.

Why Texas Health?

At Texas Health, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture make Texas Health Plano a great place to work.

Here are a few of our recent awards:

  • 2021 FORTUNE Magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For" (7th year in a row)
  • Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4 years running)
  • "America's Best Employers for Diversity" list by Forbes
  • A "100 Best Workplaces for Millennials" by Fortune and Great Place to Work

Additional perks of being a Medical Laboratory Scientist or Medical Laboratory Technician:

  • Gain a sense of accomplishment by contributing in a teamwork environment.
  • Receive excellent mentorship, comprehensive training and dedicated leadership resources.
  • Enjoy opportunities for growth.

Explore our Texas Health careers site for info like Benefits, Job Listings by Category, recent Awards we've won and more.

Do you still have questions or concerns? Feel free to email your questions to

Keywords: Texas Health Resources, Plano , MLT/MLS PRN-Variable Hours-Plano, Other , Plano, Texas

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