Laboratory Technician III

York, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 71003

NEW! $15 Minimum Wage Starts July 4

WellSpan Health is committed to ensuring all our team members and their families are well supported for the valued contributions every individual makes to our patients and mission. Starting July 4, we will increase our minimum pay rate to $15 per hour—including for new hires!

Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the appropriate supervisor, performs a variety of general support and technical duties in specimen procurement, central processing, clerical office, blood resources, anatomic pathology, and/or a technical section. May function in on- and/or off-site service areas. May serve as an instructor for the Phlebotomy Program. May work any part of a 24 hour period. May perform occasional in-charge duties in the absence of immediate supervisor. Routinely obtains and disseminates information. May be required to accept on-call responsibilities.

 

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. May serve as an instructor for the Phlebotomy Program. May conduct interviews. May document competency of students and provide feedback to appropriate managers and/or supervisors regarding progress. Maintains open lines of communication with Laboratory Education & Safety Specialist regarding the Phlebotomy Program and other training initiatives. Obtains feedback from students to improve the training for Support Services.
  2. May identify quality issues as they relate to educational, safety and laboratory function with regard to Support Services.
  3. Reports safety concerns, violations and/or questions to the appropriate individual and may assist with the completion of reports, summaries and inspections in order to assist with compliance safety related agencies. May conduct regularly scheduled fire drills and safety audits, and maintain accurate and complete Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) libraries for area(s) of assignment.
  4. Oversees the work of other personnel by training, allocating and monitoring work. Performs work of a similar nature.
  5. Performs the duties of a Laboratory Technician II.
  6. Performs routine and/or specialized testing and procedures with supervision as appropriate.
  7. Performs a variety of duties at progressively greater skill levels under varying degrees of supervision; records results. May operate a variety of laboratory instruments.
  8. May assist with autopsies and other duties as directed by the Coroner and/or pathologist.
  9. Enters or retrieves data from established computer files.
 

 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Experience:
    • 1 - 2 years
  • Minimum Education:
    • High School or G.E.D.
  • Preferred Courses:
    • Medical Terminology; Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) and Phlebotomy Program if applicable
  • Required Certification:
    • Phlebotomy certification, if applicable
  • Skills:
    • (Donor Center)Performs component preparation and platelet aphaeresis; Excellent interpersonal skills
    • Req Protective EquipmentEye Protection
    • Face Protection
    • Lab Coat or Apron
    • Mask
    • Non-Sterile Medical Gloves
    • Sterile Medical Gloves
    • Must possess a valid driver’s license in the current state of residence. Driving record must meet requirements established by WellSpan Risk Management.

Anthony Jordan
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NEW! $15 Minimum Wage Starts July 4
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Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

Welcome. Respect. Value.

Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy and intention of the System to maintain consistent and equal treatment toward applicants and employees of all job classifications without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected characteristic. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)