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Waverly Health Center Medical Laboratory Technician 0.25 FTE in Waverly, Iowa

SCHEDULE FTE: part time .25fte, 2nd and 3rd shifts, an option 1 out of 4 weekends 6pm to 6:30am PRIMARY FUNCTIONS Performs and interprets routine diagnostic procedures in chemistry, hematology, microbiology, serology, and immunohematology. Ensures high quality results of testing in an expeditious manner that promotes cost containment. Responsible for recognizing results or problems that require referral to the supervisory staff or Pathologist. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education, Experience, and Training

  • Must possess high school diploma or equivalent.

  • Must possess valid certification as a Medical Laboratory Technician through the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP), National Credentialing Agency (NCA), or comparable certification agency.

  • Prior experience in Laboratory setting is preferred.

  • Experience with and/or knowledge of medical terminology is preferred.

  • Must possess effective communication skills, both written and oral.

  • Ability to learn and navigate computer systems including the online training modules, the employee timesheet and the performance appraisal system. Job specific systems are also required.

  • Must possess valid Iowa driver’s license.

  • Must be able to read, speak, and write fluent English.

Physical Requirements

  • Sitting – Approximately 25% of shift.

  • Standing – Approximately 50% of shift.

  • Walking – Approximately 50% of shift.

  • Lifting – Approximately 50 pounds.

  • Twisting – Infrequent.

  • Bending – Infrequent.

  • Squat/Kneel – Approximately 25% of shift.

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