Task Statement for Military Occupational Structure Identification - 00152 Medical Laboratory Technologist

A-MD-154-000/FP-000 - Appendix 1, Annex D

MOSID  00152 - Medical Laboratory Technologist (MLAB TECH)

General Duties:

The functions of the MLAB TECH are to collect and prepare biological specimens for analysis; operate and maintain laboratory equipment, perform routine and specialized testing, and perform a variety of administrative functions related to the performance of their duties.

MOSID Related Duties

Circle the X for each task that Mbr is UNABLE or UNFIT to perform.

1. Operate computers     X X X  
2. Collect, prepare and analyze biological specimens while wearing the appropriate protective equip X X X
3. Stand for up to 12 hours per day. X X X  
4. Continuously use a microscope for up to 3 hours at a time.     X X X  
5. Require manual dexterity.     X X X  
6. Perform chemical or biological decontamination procedures.     X X X  
7. Cope with stress of working with bio-hazardous or potentially dangerous material and be able to perform timely, error-free analyses.     X X X  
8. Lift and carry up to 40 kg of equipment for up to 3 hours.     X X X  
9. Be able to remain alert for up to 12 hours per day.     X X X  
10. Be capable to work 12 hour shifts with occasional shifts up to 16 hours.     X X X


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