Medical Technologist V

Jan 11 2019
Job Description



State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Office of Health Care Assurance

Ewa, Oahu

Medical Technologist V


$4,968 to $7,354 per month, commensurate with training and experience

Note:  Hiring rates will be based on availability of funds, the applicant’s qualifications, and other relevant factors.


Permanent, civil service appointment. This position conducts state licensing inspections and federal CLIA certification inspections of clinical laboratories in the state of Hawaii.   


Performs surveys (inspections) of all clinical laboratories and records findings to determine compliance with state and federal regulations.  Provides consultation and training by interpreting federal certification regulations and state licensing requirements to laboratory directors, administrators, and other state agencies, and the public as appropriate.  Investigates allegations and complaints of substandard procedures.  Communicates observations and completes written reports on surveys for submission to state and federal agencies.



Minimum Qualification

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT:  Three (3) years of professional medical technologist experience which involved a variety of laboratory procedures and tests on samples of body fluids, tissues and other materials, the purpose for which is to assist others in the detection, diagnosis and treatment of diseases.  At least one year of conducting medical technology services in a hospital or other laboratory setting; and performing other duties as assigned.



LICENSE:  Applicants must possess a current Clinical Laboratory Technologist license issued by the Department of Health, State of Hawaii prior to appointment.


IMPORTANT NOTE: Hawaii does not have reciprocity with other jurisdictions.

Further information about obtaining Hawaii licensure can be obtained by contacting the State Department of Health at:​ng/


Who May Apply


LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK REQUIREMENT:  The State of Hawaii requires that all persons seeking employment with the government of the State shall be citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens of the United States, or eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment in the United States.


How to Apply


Visit the Department of Human Resources Development website at:​i/default.cfm.


Recruitment # 218470 continuous until needs are met.


Other Information


For additional information, you may call (808) 692-7227.


An Equal Opportunity Employer