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29-2011.00    Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

    O*NET-SOC Title yes    1 match
    Alternate Occupation Titles yes    40 matches
    O*NET-SOC Description yes    1 match
    Tasks yes    5 matches
    Detailed Work Activities yes    11 matches


  • Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Medical Technologist (MT)
  • Medical Technologist Supervisor
  • Medical Technologist Teaching Supervisor
  • Medical Technologist, Chemistry Section
  • Medical Technologist, Clinical Laboratory Scientist
  • Medical Technologist, Microbiology Supervisor
  • Medical Technologist, Shift Supervisor (MT, Shift Supervisor)
  • Medical Chief Technician
  • Medical Laboratory Technologist (Medical Lab Tech)
  • Medical Laboratory Scientist
  • Medical Laboratory Scientist, Generalist
  • Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT)
  • Medical Numerical Control Operator
  • Medical Scientist
  • Medical Technician
  • Technologist
  • Biochemistry Technologist
  • Blood Bank Technologist
  • Blood Bank Laboratory Technologist
  • Certified Medical Assistant
  • Chemistry Technologist
  • Chief Medical Technologist
  • Clinical Medical Technologist
  • Clinical Lab Scientist, Medical Technologist
  • Clinical Laboratory Technologist
  • Cytogenetic Technologist
  • Flow Cytometry Technologist
  • Generalist Medical Technologist
  • Hematology Technologist
  • Histologist Technologist
  • Immunology Technologist
  • Lead Medical Technologist
  • Lead Histology Tech (Lead Histology Technologist)
  • Lead Tech (Lead Technologist)
  • Microbiology Technologist
  • Molecular Pathology Technologist
  • Pathology Laboratory Technologist
  • Senior Medical Technologist
  • Site Manager, Medical Technologist
  • Tissue Technologist

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Perform complex medical laboratory tests for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. May train or supervise staff.


  • Conduct medical research under direction of microbiologist or biochemist.
  • Develop, standardize, evaluate, or modify procedures, techniques, or tests used in the analysis of specimens or in medical laboratory experiments.
  • Enter data from analysis of medical tests or clinical results into computer for storage.
  • Select and prepare specimens and media for cell cultures, using aseptic technique and knowledge of medium components and cell requirements.
  • Supervise, train, or direct lab assistants, medical and clinical laboratory technicians or technologists, or other medical laboratory workers engaged in laboratory testing.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Clean medical equipment or facilities.
  • Communicate detailed medical information to patients or family members.
  • Communicate test or assessment results to medical professionals.
  • Conduct research to increase knowledge about medical issues.
  • Cultivate micro-organisms for study, testing, or medical preparations.
  • Determine protocols for medical procedures.
  • Maintain medical laboratory equipment.
  • Operate laboratory equipment to analyze medical samples.
  • Prepare medical supplies or equipment for use.
  • Supervise technical medical personnel.
  • Train medical providers.