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

We are looking for a Clinical Lab Scientist for Clinical Laboratory at Redwood Memorial Hospital!

Location: Redwood Memorial Hospital – Fortuna, CA

Schedule: Full-time – 80 hours biweekly – 1.0

Shift: 10-hour Nights

Redwood Memorial Hospital is a nonprofit, 35-bed critical access hospital located in Fortuna. This full-service hospital opened in 1957 and services the communities of Eel River Valley and Southern Humboldt. Redwood Memorial offers critical care, emergency, imaging, maternity and infant care, and surgical services.


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


· 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.


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

Experience: Experience preferred. Recent and or current blood bank experience is highly preferred for this position.

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: 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