St. Joseph Health Clinical Lab Scientist - Medical Technologist in Eureka, California

We are looking for a Clinical Lab Scientist - Medical Technologist for the Clinical Laboratory at St Joseph Hospital!

Location: St Joseph Hospital - Eureka, CA

Schedule: Full - 80 hours biweekly

Shift: 8-hour Day - Variable

Summary:

Under the general supervision of the Laboratory Manager, the Medical Technologist is responsible for the performance of routine and specialized tests carried out in the Clinical and/or Microbiology Laboratory(ies). Solves technical problems requiring a complex degree of judgment with minimum supervision.

Responsibilities:

  • Ability to read and interpret complex documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

  • Ability to write complex reports and correspondence.

  • Ability to perform complex, college-level calculations.

  • Ability to apply common-sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.

  • Ability to deal with problems involving many concrete variables in standardized situations.

Qualifications:

Education: Must possess a BS or BA in Medical Technology or a related science.

Experience: Experience preferred.

Licensure: Must possess a current Clinical Laboratory Scientist License issued by the State of California.

Additional Abilities/Skills: Staff members who treat patients of a specific age group must be aware of the JCAHO requirements specific to that population. The specific information skills related to the position in this job description will be related to the following age group populations: infant, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric.

National Geographic Traveler calls Humboldt County one of the world's top ten great places while the USDA declares this area to be "America's Most Scenic Rural County."It's also home for St. Joseph Hospital, located in Eureka and serving the community since 1920. We're a full-service, state-of-the-art facility with 145 licensed beds including a 15-bed Acute Rehab Unit.Redwood Memorial Hospital is located in the Eel River Valley in the southern part of Humboldt County.Redwood Memorial Hospital fosters a healing and welcoming environment by taking a holistic, patient-centered approach to medicine.To learn more about our facilities and all Humboldt County has to offer, please visit: www.stjosepheureka.org St. Joseph Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Humboldt County Entities