Medical Laboratory Technician Clinical Director

Pima Medical Institute
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3770 Citadel Drive NorthColorado Springs, CO80909

Coordinate the clinical education and instruction of students in the Medical Laboratory Technician program. 


  • Secure new clinical sites and contractual agreements.
  • Review student success rates by class and implement plan to reduce student withdrawals. Meet with students to encourage them to stay in the program. Maintain an 80% student success rate for all classes taught in the program.
  • Monitor competency evaluations and clinical records with students.  Arrange orientation for students to each clinical education site.
  • Maintain student grades in accordance with established policies.  Prepare final grades at the end of each semester to update student records and transcripts.
  • Evaluate the performance of students regarding course objectives and makes necessary provisions to meet learning needs.
  • Visit clinical sites to review and evaluate students’ clinical performance and progress. Coordinate with site instructors to ensure clinical education is effective.
  • Coordinate the clinical education for the Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) program. Coordinate and revise the clinical education plan. Recommend changes to the Program Director.
  • Coordinate with clinical staff to establish a regular site for students. Coordinate the scheduling of students within the department. Develop clinical objectives and evaluations.
  • May assist the Program Director with student applicants for admission into the program.
  • Prepare lesson plans and instruct students in MLT techniques.
  • Perform the duties of a Medical Laboratory Technician instructor.

The list of essential functions is not exhaustive and may be supplemented. 



  • Associates degree from an accredited institution recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
  • Three (3) years of practical experience as a Medical Laboratory Technician or technologist.
  • Must be currently credentialed by a nationally recognized and accredited agency as a medical laboratory technologist or technician.
  • One (1) year of instructor experience in related field preferred.
  • Must hold current teaching licenses, certifications or other designations as required by local, state or federal laws to work in the field.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and proficiency in content area.
  • Verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, Power Point and other computer skills.