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HealthPartners Medical Laboratory Technician Float in St. Paul, Minnesota

Job Description: We have an exciting opening for a Full-Time Medical Lab Technician (MLT) Floatposition to support our HealthPartners Clinics. At HealthPartners, you'll find a culture where we live our values of excellence, compassion, integrity, and most importantly, partnership. By working together, we will improve health and well-being, create exceptional experiences for those we serve and make care and coverage more affordable. PAY: Scale ranges between $23.23/hour-$29.14/hour, depending on years of experience. Position will also receive an additional $2.00/hour float pay. SCHEDULE: This is a regional float position. Majority of shifts will be scheduled within a regional area, however travel to other HealthPartners locations outside of designated region may occur. Regions are separated by the following; North Twin Cities Metro area, South and East Twin Cities Metro area, and the Central Twin Cities area. Days, hours and locations will vary according to schedule. Locations, days and hours will vary according to schedule. Hours typicall vary from 7:00am to 7:30pm. An occasional, pre-scheduled evening or weekend may occur. QUALIFICATIONS: REQUIRED: Associate degree in a lab science or medical laboratory technology from an accredited institution, or graduate from a 12-month approved school for Certified Laboratory Assistants and eligible to be certified. Documentation of experiences performing high complexity testing prior to 9/1/92. Certification by an agency approved by the ASCP Board of Certification or AMT. If not currently certified must register for certification with 45 days of hire and must obtain certification within 6 months of hire. . Qualified to work in a highly complex laboratory as mandated in the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act of 1988 (CLIA). Promote teamwork through demonstration of a courteous and cooperative attitude to all customers. PREFERRED: Six months of related medical training or experience. Typing or keyboard skills. POSITION PURPOSE: Service excellence is to be centered on patient care and patient relationships and is the responsibility of all employees. Teamwork is the norm and all employees will be held accountable to work as effective team members. This individual serves all (internal and external) customers by performing a variety of laboratory procedures in accordance with HealthPartners philosophy, policies and procedures and in accordance with all regulatory agencies. ACCOUNTABILITIES: 1. Collect and process biological specimens with appropriate technique following established Standard Operating Procedures (SOP). 2. Perform testing analysis and verify assay/analyzer performance according to SOP in an efficient, cost effective manner. Any combination of the following areas may be included: Hematology, Coagulation, Microbiology, Serology, Immunology, Immunohematology, Chemistry, Special Chemistry, Urinalysis, Phlebotomy, Computer Operation, EKG and Reception. 3. Document and communicate lab test results thoroughly and accurately according to SOP. 4. Perform and document maintenance procedures plus maintain adequate supplies. 5. Demonstrate competency and comply with all regulatory agency policies. 6. Consistently implement and adhere to the laboratory customer service standards. The standards include maintaining confidentiality, promoting teamwork, successful communication and conflict resolution. 7. Respond proactively to stressful circumstances, customer needs and department/clinic changes. 8. Demonstrate professional development through participation in continuing education, special projects and community / corporate / professional organizations. Demonstrate personal development through dependability, professional appearance and cooperative attitude. 9. Perform other tasks as assigned. HealthPartners is nationally acclaimed for providing outstanding patient care and we offer an excellent benefits package. To see a complete job description and/or to apply for t