Ascension Health Medical Lab Technician (MLT) in Oneonta, Alabama

Job ID: 257491

Medical Lab Technician (MLT)

Oneonta, Alabama

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Technician-Medical Lab (MLT)

City, State: Oneonta,AL

Location: St Vincent's Blount

Department: General Lab Anc 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time Day, 80 hours Bi-Weekly

About Us

St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Medical Lab Technician (MLT) performs routine diagnostic/analytic testing of laboratory specimens, and interprets, documents and reports test results under the supervision of a medical technologist/medical laboratory scientist.

Responsibilities:

  • Implements, validates, and reports laboratory test results.

  • Performs instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.

  • Conducts quality control and quality assurance testings.

  • Maintains supplies needed for performance of tests.

  • Assists with data collection or special projects as assigned.

  • Demonstrates in depth knowledge of the policies and procedures for patient preparation, sample requirements, specimen collection, and pre-analytical factors that affect sample quality.

  • Responsible for training and mentoring of staff and students.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • One or more of the following:

  • ASCP certification is preferred. Must pass generalist certification exam within 18 months of date of hire.

  • AMT is acceptable in lieu of ASCP certification. Must pass generalist certification exam within 18 months of date of hire.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field, or combination of High School degree and related experience required

  • Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field, or specific certification related to position preferred

Work Experience:

  • 2 Years Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the “Apply Now”.

To apply later, return to the Career page at www.stvhs.com

In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment computers in the following locations:

Human Resources located at St. Vincent’s Birmingham, 806 St. Vincent’s Drive, Birmingham, AL 35205 (4thfloor in Building 1) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Human Resources located at St. Vincent’s East, 50 Medical Park East Drive, Suite 259, Birmingham, AL 35235 (2ndfloor) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Administration office at St. Vincent’s Blount, 150 Gilbreath Drive, Oneonta, AL 35121 9:00am-3:00pm

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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