Laboratory Support Technician II at Careerbuilder in St. Louis, Missouri

Posted in Other 8 days ago.





Job Description:

It's more than a career, it's a calling.

MO-SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - Lake Saint Louis



Worker Type:

Regular



Job Highlights:



This is a Full Time Day Shift position with varying work schedules.


3am-11:30am, 4am-12:30pm, or 6am-4:30 pm, rotating weekends and holidays.


We are looking for experienced phlebotomists to join our team in Lake St. Louis!



Job Summary:

Under general supervision, this position performs standard laboratory tasks according to procedures. May perform phlebotomy and/or waived testing. May also perform various low complexity testing as well as a variety of general clerical duties to support the laboratory department, including receptionist and secretarial support, admission activities, and order entry processing.



Job Responsibilities and Requirements:



PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Performs the loading and unloading of lab specimens from automated and non-automated instrumentation, as well as perform various waived testing.

  • Assists in problem requisitions/specimens.

  • May orient new hires.

  • Assists customers including answering phones and responding to customer inquiries.

  • Collects, labels, processes and preserves blood, urine and other specimens according to established laboratory procedures.

  • Enters, accesses and executes lab orders in the appropriate laboratory and electronic medical record system.

  • Cleans and maintains laboratory supplies and work area.

  • May update statistical records, labels tubes, and schedules processing runs.

  • May perform phlebotomy and/or waived testing.

  • Identifies patients using two identifiers.

  • Performs a variety of administrative and clerical duties including admission activities, insurance verification, order entry processing and medical record processing.

  • Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.



EDUCATION


  • High School diploma or equivalent or equivalent years of experience and education



EXPERIENCE


  • One year experience in a laboratory setting



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS


  • Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.

  • Frequent sitting, standing, walking, reaching and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.

  • Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and distinguish colors.

  • Frequent use of hearing and speech to share information through oral communication. Ability to hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.

  • Frequent keyboard use/data entry.

  • Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting and gripping.

  • Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.

  • Rare climbing.




Department:

34110023 Phlebotomy



Work Shift:

Day Shift (United States of America)



Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40


SSM Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex.


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