Laboratory Service Technician - PhlebotomistJob ID 198916BR Date posted 02/15/2023
- St. Augustine, Florida
- Full Time
- Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
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Phlebotomist - Laboratory Support Service Tech (LSST) functions as a professional interdisciplinary team member that performs a wide range of services in clinic and hospital based laboratories such as specimen collection, specimen processing, waived point of care laboratory testing, and a variety of other services unique to the individual work area. The LSST is responsible for blood and body fluid specimen receipt, identification verification, processing, shipping and storage. They facilitate the collection and processing of large volumes of specimens for multiple laboratory testing sites and accurately prepares lab specimens and containers with reagents as required for the ordered testing. LSST staff interacts with the patient, family, physicians, allied health staff, and visitors as a representative of the laboratory team. LSST staff use critical thinking skills to troubleshoot issues and prioritize workload in response to the specific needs of numerous requests. They ensure all services are carried out according to established directions and guidelines. They use various computer information systems on a daily basis and participate in quality control programs. They will assist with training and educating new employees and students.
High school diploma or GED required. Two year degree preferred.
One year in a patient care setting performing venous access and specimen processing or National Certification in Phlebotomy or phlebotomy program with a clinical rotation required. Certification as a Medical Assistant considered.
All high school transcripts need to be attached to your profile. For international/foreign-trained applicants, it is the responsibility of the international/foreign to provide Mayo Clinic with the following information:
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). The applicant is responsible for the cost associated with obtaining the equivalency evaluation for their High School Diploma.
Successful candidates must be adaptable, well organized, work independently as well as with a team, and have good interpersonal skills when working with physicians, co-workers, and patients. Demonstrated ability to accurately read specimen labels and follow standard operating procedures with meticulous attention to detail. Capable of doing general troubleshooting and problem solving regarding laboratory procedures. Physical ability required for lifting and long periods of standing. Good hearing and verbal communication skills needed. Must be able to distinguish colors. Must exercise caution to avoid potential exposure to hazards. Works flexible hours to meet workload demands and accommodates schedule changes.
** Visa sponsorship is not available for this position; Also, this position DOES NOT participate in the F-1 STEM OPT extension program.
*Internal candidates must provide their past 3 performance appraisals and updated resume to be considered.
License or certification
National Certification in Phlebotomy
$16.78- $22.33 / hour
Hours / Pay period
Monday - Friday base hours are 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Occasional closing shift coverage required 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
No weekends at this time.
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