Lab Assistant - Inpatient Lab ServicesJob ID 198955BR Date posted 02/15/2023
- Rochester, Minnesota
- Full Time
- Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
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The laboratory assistant is responsible for biological (e.g. blood, urine) specimen receipt, identification verification, processing and storage. The laboratory assistant is also responsible for performing a variety of clerical, processing, and other laboratory duties that include maintaining supply inventory, filing, stocking, receiving shipments, and cleaning. The laboratory assistant works with various computer information systems on a daily basis.
A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Knowledge of laboratory functions, medical terminology, a background in science and 1-2 years medical experience is preferred, but not required. Previous experience or knowledge of computers and keyboarding, telephone operations and other office equipment desired. Ability to accurately read specimen labels and work with numbers to prevent mislabeling. Must be organized, able to prioritize and work in a fast paced environment. Must possess good human relations skills and be able to communicate effectively both orally and in written form. Must be able to work independently as well as in a team environment. Must be able to accommodate scheduling adjustments, off-shifts, holiday, and weekend work assignments. Requires the ability to be attentive to details and to adhere to strict safety requirements for handling chemicals, reagents and infectious agents.
All high school transcripts need to be attached to your profile to be considered. For international/foreign trained applicants, it is the responsibility of the international/foreign to provide to Mayo Clinic the following information. The applicant is responsible for the cost associated with obtaining the equivalency evaluation for their High School Diploma.
MUST have a DETAILED equivalency evaluation
MUST show US equivalent degree
Evaluation MUST be completed from an organization listed as a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) OR the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. (AICE).
*Internal candidates must provide their past 3 performance appraisals and updated resume to be considered.
*DLMP employees that have been in current lab/position for less than 2 years must attach early release approval from supervisor and Non-DLMP internal applicants that have been in their current department/position for less than one year must attach early release approval from supervisor.
** Visa sponsorship is not available for this position; Also, this position DOES NOT participate in the F-1 STEM OPT extension program.
$17.20 - $23.09/ hour
Hours / Pay period
Monday - Friday
10:00pm - 6:30am
Every other weekend 10:00pm - 6:30am
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