Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Performs complex specimen processing and testing in specialized laboratory areas using proper safety procedures. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Prepares complex specimens for diagnostic and prognostic analyses while maintaining positive patient identification throughout the process. Triages specimens according to level of complexity and patient history. May assist consultant with specimen collection. Performs designated laboratory tests demonstrating proper laboratory technique including sterile technique. Performs order entry/troubleshooting and retrieves and verifies patient information using appropriate sources. Must be able to learn and utilize multiple computer systems and have the ability to deal effectively with people in stressful situations. Works with minimal supervision and attention to detail is essential. May be responsible for handling chemicals and/or reagents including chemical hazardous waste materials.
-High School diploma or equivalent required (G.E.D.) Basic computer skills required. ( College level education in the sciences preferred. )
-Minimum of three years of experience in specimen processing required.(Specimen processing and lab testing experience preferred.)
Must have an interest in working in a laboratory or interest in biologic or chemical sciences and the ability to carry out facility operations independently. Must demonstrate organizational ability and follow directions accurately. Specific duties can be learned on the job.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $19.40 per hour.
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.
With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.
Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
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