Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technicians
Also called: Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Laboratory Assistant (Lab Assistant), Laboratory Technician, Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT)
In the Air Force: Medical Laboratory; Medical Laboratory Apprentice; Medical Laboratory Craftsman; Medical Laboratory Helper; Medical Laboratory Journeyman
In the Army: Medical Laboratory Specialist; Special Forces Medical Sergeant
In the Coast Guard: Medical Laboratory
In the Marine Corps: Medical Laboratory Apprentice; Medical Laboratory Craftsman; Medical Laboratory Helper; Medical Laboratory Journeyman; Medical Laboratory Specialist; Special Forces Medical Sergeant
In the Navy: Histopathology Technician; Medical Laboratory Technician; Urology Technician
- Conduct chemical analyses of body fluids, such as blood or urine, using microscope or automatic analyzer to detect abnormalities or diseases and enter findings into computer.
- Analyze the results of tests or experiments to ensure conformity to specifications, using special mechanical or electrical devices.
- Set up, maintain, calibrate, clean, and test sterility of medical laboratory equipment.
Math and Science
Arts and Humanities
Safety and Government
Hand and Finger Use
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Electronic mail software