Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Lab Technician

Expired Job

American Family Care, Inc. Gadsden , AL 35901

Posted 2 months ago


Perform routine tests in medical laboratory to provide data for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Properly start lab equipment daily; Perform maintenance on equipment as scheduled

  • Maintain daily log; document all requests and results of lab work accurately

  • Draw blood from patients finger, ear lobe, or vein, observing principles of asepsis to obtain blood samples

  • Perform laboratory tests according to written instructions

  • Inform physician of lab results; recognize abnormalities and notify physician

  • Perform daily quality control and cleaning procedures according to guidelines

  • Order and stock supplies weekly

  • Respond to all lab messages and call back requests; share responsibility of call back sheets

  • Maintain complete and accurate documentation.

  • Utilize lab software, microscope as well as any other lab equipment according to the proper procedure and instruction.

  • Collect specimen from the patient utilizing the approved equipment, sequence and procedure.

  • Rotate among various clinical services such as lab, nursing and x-ray.

  • Perform all drug screening procedures in accordance with established rules and regulations.

  • Observe safety and security procedures; promote a safe and pleasant work environment.

  • Report potentially unsafe conditions to management.

  • Regular attendance to ensure efficient clinic operations

  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Other Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responds promptly to customer needs; Responds to request for service and assistance

  • Treats people with respect, inspires the trust of others, works with integrity

  • Adapts to changes in the work environment, manages competing demands


  • Phlebotomy certification preferred

  • Medical Laboratory Technician degree preferred

Education and Experience

  • High school degree or equivalent
  • 6 months- 1 year related experience or training

Physical Demands/Work Environment

  • Standing for long periods regularly

  • Occasionally required to sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl

  • Must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds

  • Potential exposure to moving mechanical parts, fumes, or airborne particles

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Medical Lab Tech Rral

Prime Healthcare Systems

Posted 2 months ago

VIEW JOBS 9/15/2018 12:00:00 AM 2018-12-14T00:00 Job Description Summary: JOB SUMMARY: Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) can perform waived and moderately complex testing, with the exception of moderately complex microscopy, authorized by CDPH – LFS, California Code or Regulations (CCR), Title 17, Section 1032.5 and additional requirements provided in California Business and Professions Code (BPC) Section 1260.3 and must possess a degree of skill commensurate with individual's education, training or experience and technical abilities Each individual performing the above procedures must: 1) adhere to the laboratory's procedures for the collection, processing, analysis, and reporting of patient test results, 2) follow the laboratory's established quality control policies and procedures in documenting all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the laboratory's established performance specifications, 3) be capable of identifying problems that may adversely affect test performance and either correct the problem or immediately notify your immediate supervisor, Director, or Medical Director, 4) perform waived or moderately complex laboratory procedures using both manual and automated methods in, Hematology, Chemistry, Urinalysis, Coagulation, Microbiology and Immunology, 5) perform and document maintenance – daily, weekly, monthly, or as needed on instruments and equipment as appropriate, 6) review the accuracy of patient results prior to releasing or reporting, 7) recognize age specific differences in expected results for newborns to geriatrics, 8) ensure that the testing of proficiency testing samples are tested in the same manner as patient samples and that collaboration with other laboratories is prohibited prior to the reporting of proficiency testing results to the appropriate agencies, 9) may be required to perform venipuncture or capillary puncture on various age groups from newborn to geriatrics, 10) adheres to all department and hospital policies and procedures related to safety, infection control, emergency preparedness, and human resources, 11) other tasks or responsibilities may be assigned by the department manager/director. DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS: The Medical Laboratory Technician is distinguished from the lower level Laboratory Assistant in that MLT's perform moderately complex laboratory tests as defined by State and Federal regulations and may report patient test results under the supervision of the licensed Clinical Lab Scientist. It is differentiated from the higher Clinical Laboratory Scientist and Microbiologist Specialist in that MLT's may not perform highly complex laboratory tests nor immunohematology testing as defined by State and Federal regulations. EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING 1. Associates Degree or completion of coursework in a program for MLT. 2. Computer/Lab Information system and Quality Control knowledge and experience 3. Possession of a current and valid state Medical Laboratory Technician license. 4. Minimum 1-year clinical laboratory experience preferred, but new graduate acceptable 5. Must Complete department orientation, training and pass qualification for the specialty (ies) assigned prior to performing testing for patients, includes equipment preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and QC/ Calibration procedures. Work Type: Full Time Employee Shift: 4 Legend: Shift 1=Day, 2=Evening, 3=Night, 4=Varied. We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact the Human Resources Department. EEO is the law poster. Prime Healthcare Systems Gadsden AL

Lab Technician

Expired Job

American Family Care, Inc.