Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist

  • MaineGeneral Health
  • Augusta, ME 04330, USA
  • Jun 11, 2021
Assistant/Support Laboratory

Job Description

Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist Augusta, ME Apply Job Description Summary: Heroes work here! MaineGeneral Health is offering a variety of exciting opportunities to work in our state of the art laboratory as a Laboratory Assistant/Phlebotomist. These roles are great for someone that has a passion for Phlebotomy and enjoys being part of a team that is dedicated to providing great care to our patients. This is a fast-paced environment where 1.1 million specimens are processed annually. Lab Assistants perform routine and specialized blood drawing from patients to obtain specimens for use in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases. An ideal candidate will be proficient in phlebotomy or recently completed a phlebotomy course, have knowledge of specimen requirements and handling, and has great customer service skills. We have full time, part time and per diem opportunities with varying shifts available, providing the opportunity to be considered for a positon that best fits your schedule. Experience is preferred for this position but we are willing to train the right candidate. Apply today for immediate consideration! The ideal candidate will have: Critical thinking and problem solving skills A desire to work in a fast-paced environment with the ability to multi-task Has Phlebotomy experience or has completed a phlebotomy program Has a passion for providing great care Job Description: Collects blood specimens using age-appropriate techniques. Orders, receives, accessions, and tracks specimens in the department's information system(s). Verifies accuracy of collected specimens against orders and performs waived testing, as required. Prepares specimens for testing or shipment to internal/external laboratory. Disposes of specimens according to policies and procedures. Performs clerical duties including maintaining supplies and equipment.   Scheduled Weekly Hours: 0 Work Shift: Variable (United States of America) Job Exempt: No Benefits: Supporting all aspects of our employees’ wellness – physical, emotional and financial – is a critical component of being a great place to work. With the wide range of benefits and programs available, employees have the resources they need to be well at every stage of life and plan for the future. Physical Wellness: We offer wellness programs and resources to provide employees access to resources for a healthy lifestyle. Emotional Wellness: When life gets challenging, employees have access to our Employee Assistance Program for employees and anyone in their household. Financial Wellness: An employee discount program is available to all employees for services provided by MaineGeneral Medical Center. We offer eligible employees up to 2% of eligible pay in 403(b) company-matching contributions plus another 2% in the 401(a) retirement income plan. Career Mobility: Helping our employees develop their skills and grow their careers is critical to how we retain our talent and sustain our business. We do this by offering our teammates a variety of leadership-supported programs and learning and development resources for every stage of their professional development. We know that our employees are our most valuable resource – they’re how we grow our business and care for our community. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability  Assistive technologies are available. Application assistance for those requesting reasonable accommodation to the career site is available by contacting HR at (207) 861-3440 . Apply Posted Yesterday R1806 About Us Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability: In furtherance of MaineGeneral's policy regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, MaineGeneral has developed a written Affirmative Action Program which sets forth the policies, practices and procedures that MaineGeneral is committed to in order to ensure that its policy of nondiscrimination and affirmative action is accomplished. The Affirmative Action Plan for Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities is available for inspection by any employee or candidate for employment upon request, during normal business hours, in the Human Resources Department. Assistive technologies are available. Application assistance for those requesting reasonable accommodation to the career site is available by contacting HR at (207) 861-3440 . EEO is Law Similar Jobs Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist | Augusta, ME Follow Us