Location: East Providence,
Internal Number: REQ-019189
Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities and Position Qualifications:
You put the pro in medical laboratory professional. You've got problem-solving instincts, a passion for patient care, and the technical training to deliver quality results. You're also looking for great benefits, the support of an all-star team, and an opportunity to grow your career.
Join our front line of #HealthcareHeroes! Our mission is to advance the health and wellbeing of our communities as a leader in clinical laboratory solutions. Quality is in our DNA -- is it in yours?
LOCATION: 10 Risho Ave, East Providence, RI 02914
HOURS: 2nd Shift: 3:00pm - 11:30pm; Monday - Friday, w/rotating holidays
FULL TIME: Benefits Eligible
In this role, you will:
Evaluates specimens for testing, utilizes appropriate criteria and upholds established performance standards. Applies established criteria for testing, and analysis of entire process from preparation, conducting test, functioning of devices and procedures to ensure quality test results. Performs waived, moderate and high complexity laboratory tests.
Performs quality assurance and control procedures in adherence with standard operating procedures, federal, state, and CAP regulations.
Maintains equipment and tools; performs quality assurance testing, routine calibration and ensures optimal performance.
Maintains appropriate records for specimens, tests and data. Utilizes computer systems in reporting and documenting analysis.
Independently obtains, receives and prepares laboratory specimens. Determines acceptability for analysis and eventual storage.
Conducts quality control measures on all laboratory tests. Evaluates controls and recognizes discrepant control results and advises Supervisor as needed
Following established laboratory protocol, independently performs a variety of laboratory procedures, both manual and automated (see training checklists for detailed description of procedures).
Adheres to company and departmental safety procedures
Performs other related duties as assigned
Extensive sitting, phone and computer use.
Capable of standing continuously for up to 2 hours.
Extend and reach with hands and arms and use hands and fingers.
Occasionally required to climb, balance, bend, stoop, kneel or crouch. May be required to lift, move and carry up to 15-20 pounds.
Hearing acuity sufficient to effectively communicate with customers and Employees via telephone and in person.
Ability to communicate verbally on phone and in person.
Fluency in the English language.
All you need is:
Motivated candidates who are looking for career growth
Medical Laboratory Technician, A.S. OR Medical Technologist, B.S. OR B.S. in Biological, Chemistry or Physical Science or military educational equivalent preferred (transcripts must be presented)
Registered as a Medical Laboratory Scientist/Technician by the ASCP (American Society of Clinical Pathology), AMT (American Medical Technologist) or HEW certified
Must be able to work independently in a methodical and organized fashion
Excellent communication skills with the staff, physicians, patients, and families
Bonus points if you've got:
We'll give you:
Opportunity for professional growth
Free lab services for you and your dependents
Work-life balance, including Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
Competitive benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance
Help saving for retirement, with a 401(k) plus a company match
A sense of belonging - we're a community!
We also want you to know:
This role will have routine access to Protected Health Information (PHI). Employees will be trained on reasonable safeguards and are expected to maintain strict confidentiality, as well as abide by all applicable privacy and security standards. Employees are expected only to access PHI when it is required to fulfill job duties.
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
2nd Shift (United States of America)
East Side Clinical Laboratory, Inc.
Per the RIDOH and the RI Governor's recent announcement the new regulation under Rhode Island General Laws SS 23- 1-1 and 23-1-17 requires all healthcare workers to be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 by 10/1/2021. ESCL is compliant with this regulation and therefore will require all final candidates for hire to provide a copy of their fully vaccinated status.
Sonic Healthcare USA is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity and is committed to an inclusive workplace for all employees. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, genetics, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.