UnityPoint Health Laboratory Technical Associate-Main Laboratory in Waterloo, Iowa
Full-time-0400-1230/0446-1315 rotational/1st shift
The Lab Technical Associate position assists technical staff in the laboratory in their daily functions. Duties include collection and processing of lab samples, running and minor maintenance of basic instrumentation, data entry into the Laboratory Information System, inventory control and basic office duties.
Qualifies as Testing Personnel under Federal Register Sec 493.15 and 493.20 for waived and moderate complexity testing.
The Lab Technical Associate-Main Laboratory performs these functions primarily in the Main Laboratory.
Collects and processes samples for the laboratory including blood, urine, cultures (limited) and sendouts.
Runs and maintains basic instrumentationAssists technologists with duties including but not limited to stocking supplies, washing laboratory dishes, inventory management & follow up on reports
Answers incoming phone callsRegisters and looks up orders for samples in the Hospital Information System, enters data and orders samples into Laboratory Information system
High school education or equivalent.
6 months experience in a clinical laboratory.
Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.
Must be able to read, write and speak English.
Must possess basic computer skills and knowledge using word processing, spreadsheet, email and web browser.
Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.
Work may occasionally require travel.
Medical Assistant associate degree.
1 year experience in a clinical laboratory.
Requisition ID: 2020-84897
Street: 1825 Logan Ave
Name: 2520 UnityPoint Health Allen Hospital
Name: Laboratory - General- Logan
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org