Providence Health & Services Laboratory Technician - Microbiology ( Full Time - Days ) in Santa Monica, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Full Time, Day shift Laboratory Technician to Providence Saint John's Health Center Santa Monica, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Coordinate all daily function and staff in the Pathology Specimen Processing, including phlebotomy.

  • Perform some or all the following duties in one or more laboratory sections

  • Coordinate and participates in specimen collections, prepares specimens for testing, dispatches specimens to department or referral laboratories, and receives/processes/disseminates/requests/specimens/reports/test results as indicated

  • Receive/give testing information: prepares reagents/media

  • Operate automated testing equipment, runs quality control standards, checks for abnormal or variant results, enters results into computer, and performs phlebotomies

  • Assist Pathologist/Pathologist Assistant in the performance of autopsy.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current California State Phlebotomy Certificate ( for phlebotomy)

  • Six months phlebotomy experience

  • Twelve months office work experience

  • One year laboratory experience

  • Knowledge of medical terminology

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • High School or equivalent

  • Six months acute care hospital experience

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities in the western United States. Founded in 1942, Providence Saint John’s Health Center enjoys a reputation for clinical excellence across many disciplines.

The 266-bed health center has a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, 1,800 employees and a host of volunteers who share a commitment to providing quality care for all.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Lab (Medical Technologist, Medical Lab Technologist)

Location: California-Santa Monica

Req ID: 159232