Medical Lab Generalist-2nd Shift

Vitalant
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Job Details

  • Location: Chandler, AZ, 85249
  • Date Posted: 5 days ago
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Category: Healthcare
  • Req Number: 221728
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Description

$22.38-$23.13 Hourly (Depending On Experience)

Late Evening Flex/2nd Shift

Friday -Tuesday 5pm to 1:30am

Vitalant is where donors, talent and innovation meet to save and improve lives. We are the nation's largest independent, nonprofit blood services provider exclusively focused on providing lifesaving blood and comprehensive transfusion medicine services for about 900 hospitals and their patients across the U.S. We seek team members who want to make a difference in people's lives while furthering their careers. At Vitalant you can expect competitive compensation, paid time off and other benefits. Take your first step to joining our dedicated team by applying today.

PRIMARY PURPOSE:

Under minimal supervision, this position is responsible for performing routine testing of biological specimens. Works with other team members to ensure timely, quality, test results.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Performs all assigned duties in compliance with internal SOPs and external regulations. Brings compliance issues to the attention of management.

Assures quality customer service to all customers.

Maintains accurate records and documentation. Ensures maintenance of donor, patient and employee confidentiality.

Performs preparation and prequalification of reagents and routine testing of biological samples.

Performs routine maintenance on equipment and identifies equipment malfunctions and notifies appropriate personnel.

Performs equipment calibration.

Assists with monitoring supply and reagent levels and notifies appropriate personnel when new supplies are needed.

Maintains the cleanliness of equipment and work areas. Adheres to safety guidelines.

Assists process improvement teams, as required.

Performs all other duties, at the discretion of management, as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

Knowledge/ Education

Bachelor's degree or equivalent necessary to meet regulatory requirements required.

CLIA requirements for high complexity testing required.

California testing requirements must be met within one year required.

Licenses/ Certifications

None.

Experience

None.

Skills/Abilities

Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Must be highly organized and detail oriented; accurate and timely.

Ability to work in a team environment.

Must possess good decision making skills.

Must comprehend and apply clinical laboratory procedures and theory.

Must maintain confidentiality.

Proficient computer skills to include input and retrieval of data.

Ability to stand for long periods of time, lift and bend.

DIVERSITY, EQUITY & INCLUSION AT VITALANT

Vitalant is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace built on a foundation of respect, integrity, teamwork, and excellence. Through our DEI strategic plan, we create opportunities for employees of all backgrounds to feel valued, seen and heard. We believe this mission drives creativity and innovation, as employees experience an environment conducive to personal growth and career development.

VITALANT OFFERS A COMPREHENSIVE BENEFITS PACKAGE
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • HSA, FSA and 410K retirement savings plans
  • Paid Time Off
  • Commuter benefits
  • Employee assistance program


COVID-19 POLICY

As an essential operation to the nation's healthcare infrastructure and a science-based organization, Vitalant believes that being vaccinated helps provide protection and care for our employees, our donors, their families, and the broader community. Vitalant requires employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Individuals applying for this position should be prepared to comply with the COVID-19 vaccination mandates of Vitalant and accordingly, will need to have received the full series of vaccinations two weeks prior to the first date of employment unless an approved exemption exists prior to start.

EEO including disability and veterans

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