Senior Laboratory Assistant Full Time Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 3/11/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Tavares, FL
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  • Job Family
  • Travel
    Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Shift
    2 - Evening
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Waterman

Job Description

Senior Laboratory Assistant AdventHealth Waterman
Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Waterman

Great benefits such as: Onsite daycare, educational reimbursement

Career growth and advancement potential

High quality of life with low cost of living just outside of Orlando, Florida

Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time/Nights
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Leads receiving, processing, and labeling activities for laboratory specimens
  • Supports leadership with daily workflow and problem resolution
  • Documents observations/measurements and reports results
  • Arranges specimens and controls for testing
  • Leads cleaning and disinfecting activities to maintain cleanly rooms and equipment.
  • Assists with department orientation and trains laboratory support staff
  • Assists with the receipt and inspection of materials and orders/stocks materials and equipment. Manages supply inventories and ensures supplies are viable prior to use for patient collection
  • Participates and assists in laboratory techniques and methods, as directed
  • Performs moderately complex phlebotomy tasks and collects appropriate specimens from patients, while complying with regulatory agency standards
  • Reviews documentation, including accession logs, equipment records, and checklists
  • Registration of patients, interprets and orders physicians test requests
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Up-to-date knowledge of laboratory tests and laboratory ordering processes
  • Ability to process laboratory specimens with appropriate use of hospital and laboratory information systems
  • Ability to evaluate collected specimens for volume, collection containers, and related measures
  • Ability to accession specimens, evaluate samples for proper submission, and document issues
  • Ability to manage laboratory assistants and serve as a staff resource
  • Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English
  • Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office

What You Will Need:
  • High School Education or equivalent
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification if required by facility
  • Associate degree or Technical degree in a related field, or combination of High School degree and related experience preferred
  • Phlebotomy certification or equivalent preferred
Job Summary:

Performs technical and research activities in a laboratory environment.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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