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Competition #:834820

Job Title:Medical Lab Assistant (MLA)

Department:7010 - Laboratory Department

Job Category:Laboratory

FTE:0.60 - 24 hours

Posted Date:01-16-2019

Closing date:01-31-2019

Schedule:24 hrs/wk; Day hours, every 3rd weekend & holidays

FLSA Status:Non-Exempt (Hourly)

Job Summary:

Provides pre-analytical assistance and support the laboratory staff.


Job Requirements:

Minimum Education

High School Diploma or Equivalent required.

Completion of Medical Assistance program preferred.

Required Skills

Phlebotomy and computer skills required.

Demonstrates the knowledge necessary to provide culturally competent, population specific care.


Essential Functions:

Provides phlebotomy support as needed. Refer to phlebotomist position description for a list of duties.

Perform limited routine procedures in all areas of the laboratory and pathology/cytology.

Reception duties including PCIS/Messenger and/or Soft/Cerner familiarity.

Perform EKG's, pulmonary function and drug screens as needed.

Prepare samples for testing and analysis, including send-out testing to reference laboratories.

Support satellite operations as needed (physical presence).

Supply and inventory maintenance.

Maintain clean and safe work area.

Participate in professional development.

Maintain hospitable/cooperative atmosphere.