Laboratory Assistant I or Laboratory Assistant II



City
Red Wing
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Position description
Non-Exempt position. Under general supervision, perform tasks to assistant laboratory technical staff and laboratory leadership. Perform multiple functions such as phlebotomy, clerical work, sample processing, and laboratory testing. When performing phlebotomy, must greet patients in a friendly, courteous and professional manner. Must recognize when further clarification is needed from clinical staff (e.g. providers and nursing staff) regarding laboratory orders and obtain required information to process laboratory specimens in a timely manner. Recognizes the importance of proper patient identification and respects patient confidentiality at all times. Conveys accurate laboratory test result information to providers and other clinical staff while ensuring that read back policies are adhered to at all times.
Qualifications
High School Diploma or equivalent.

** Visa sponsorship is not available for this position; Also, Mayo Clinic DOES NOT participate in the F-1 STEM OPT extension program**
Additional qualifications
Experience working in a medical field, preferred. Phlebotomy experience, required.

Moderate to advanced computer skills. Possess good written and oral communication skills, the ability to prioritize work, manage time wisely, and adjust to changes in work volumes and projects. Excellent customer service skills. Willingness to travel to other MCHS locations for assignments as needed.
License or certification
For Lab Assistant II- Applicant must possess a phlebotomy certification from an approved laboratory certification agency, a Medical Assistant certification, a MLT certification or an MT certification, however ongoing maintenance is not required.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $16.05 per hour for Lab Assistant I and $16.92 per hour for Lab Assistant II.
Benefits eligible
No
Schedule
Supplemental/On-call/Per Diem
Hours / Pay period
20+
Schedule details
Primarily day shift, but may work evenings to support the schedule and time off.
Weekend and holiday rotation.
Weekend schedule
Weekend and holiday rotation
Site description
Red Wing Minnesota, which is nestled among the bluffs, also known as the Banner County of Minnesota, is less than an hour from the St. Paul/Minneapolis metro area. Red Wing is known for its beautiful scenery and extraordinary history. The city’s more than 16,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of healthy living activities all year round! If it’s cultural and performing arts you enjoy, you’ll relish in the best local, regional and national arts and entertainment! This city is truly symbolic of “Minnesota Nice!”
Category
Clinical Labs and Research
Career profile
Clinical Labs
Job posting number
133977BR
Recruiter
Rhonda Wilson
Equal opportunity employer
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