Enjoy a rewarding career at CentraCare as a Medical Lab Technician / Medical Lab Scientist! Casual position, working Monday through Friday hours, 8 hour shifts. Start times vary between 7-8:30am Laboratory professionals are key members of today’s health care team, and quality medical care depends on them. Every day, nurses, physicians, and other medical workers rely on laboratory professionals to perform tests on body fluids and tissue samples, interpret the results and help provide a complete picture of a patient’s health. Without this precise and valuable information, medicine would simply be guesswork. What you’ll do: - Performs clinical laboratory procedures in chemistry, hematology, microbiology, immunohematology, immunology and other areas of the clinical laboratory - Utilize state-of-the-art equipment - Monitor quality to maintain high performance - Provide accurate and timely test results What you’ll receive: - Comprehensive orientation - An environment where employees are supported in building their skills - Open communication amongst the team and leaders - Mentoring What you’ll have: - High School diploma or equivalent required. - Associate degree from an accredited Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician (CLT / MLT) program or other qualifications as outlined by CLIA regulation, section 493.1489 for employees hired before September 1, 1997. New Graduate’s degree must be validated within 2 months post-graduation. - ASCP-BOC certified within 6 months with first exam completed within 3 months of hire, with certification verified within six weeks of exam. - Recent experience of one or more years preferred - Transportation available for off campus laboratory related activities may be required. - A valid Minnesota driver’s license, a driving record in good standing, and the minimum amount of insurance liability coverage may be required. OR - Baccalaureate degree with necessary science/math credits as required and verified by the ASCP Board of Certification (BOC). New graduate’s degree must be validated within 2 months post-graduation - ASCP-BOC certified within 6 months with first exam completed within 3 months of hire, with certification verified within six weeks of exam. - Recent experience of one or more years preferred - Transportation available for off campus laboratory related activities may be required. - A valid Minnesota driver’s license, a driving record in good standing, and the minimum amount of insurance liability coverage may be required. CentraCare Health has made a commitment to diversity in its workforce and all individuals, including, but not limited to, individuals with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. CentraCare Health is an EEO/AA employer.
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