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AdventHealth Laboratory Technician, FT, Evenings/Nights in Kissimmee, Florida

Description

Medical Laboratory Technician - AdventHealth Kissimmee

Location Address: 2450 NORTH ORANGE BLOSSOM TRAIL, Kissimmee, 34744

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Kissimmee

  • AdventHealth Kissimmee is an 163-bed community-focused hospital

  • Conveniently located near Walt Disney World

  • The team here is dedicated to bringing mission-focused, faith-based care to residents and visitors of Osceola and Orange Counties

  • AdventHealth Kissimmee has recently expanded to include a new medical office building, patient tower, and new main entrance

Work Hours/Shift:

  • Full Time/Evenings and Nights. Monday - Friday with rotating weekends

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Performs various support activities to facilitate operation of assigned department or workarea, which may include answering the telephone, clerical and/or receptionist duties.

  • Continually maintains workspaces in a neat, organized, and properly supplied; properly stores and safeguards documentation and paperwork.

  • Performs assigned pre-analytical activities related to laboratory testing, which may include general and analytical equipment maintenance, function checks and documentation; inventory control and supply stocking; specimen collection; biological specimen processing; cleaning and disinfection of selected or assigned laboratory equipment and spaces; quality control and calibration performance; and other pre-analytical activities.

  • Performs all expected tests and analytical procedures for assigned department or workarea efficiently and accurately, according AdventHealth procedures, performance standards, and departmental competency standards.

  • Performs post-analytical activities related to laboratory testing, reporting results (including highly abnormal results) in accordance with AdventHealth procedures. Provides and acts on technical and support information related to the elements of laboratory testing for all age groups, neonatal through geriatric patients.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Licensed by State of Florida at Clinical Laboratory Technician level in appropriate specialties (Hematology, Clinical Chemistry, Serology/Immunology, Microbiology, and Immunohematology, and/or Molecular Pathology) for the department or campus assignment

  • One year analytical, technical experience in a Clinical Laboratory setting (Preferred)

  • Associate’s degree in Medical Laboratory Technology or an equivalent term OR 2 years post secondary education with a concentration in the aforementioned subject matters, Chemical Science or Biologic Science or Healthcare-related field (Preferred)

  • Nationally certified as Medical Laboratory Technician, or equivalent term (Preferred)

  • Licensed by State of Florida at Clinical Laboratory Technician level in all 6 specialties (Hematology, Clinical Chemistry, Serology/Immunology, Microbiology, Immunohematology, Molecular Pathology) (Preferred)

Job Summary:

The Medical Laboratory Technician performs various laboratory procedures in assigned areas as licensed. The position requires the exercise of independent judgment under general supervision. Work customarily involves analytical testing of blood and/or human biological specimens. Analytical laboratory testing generally requires a moderate to high degree of theoretical and practical knowledge and expertise in licensed area(s). Depending on campus and department, various pre-and post-analytical work processes are including in the work duties customarily performed; on-call hours may also be required.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Laboratory

Organization: AdventHealth Kissimmee

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 3 - Night

Travel: AdventHealth Kissimmee

Req ID: 21034596

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.