Medical Laboratory Technician - Gettysburg Hospital - Nights

Gettysburg, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 63818

Medical Laboratory Technician

Part Time (32 hours/ 2 weeks)

Night Shift

This position is eligible for new hire incentives. 

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Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Division Manager or other appropriate supervisor, performs a variety of technical and general duties. Functions in one or more laboratory division.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Performs routine and/or specialized specimen collection, processing and testing procedures with supervision as appropriate.
  2. Performs a variety of duties at progressively greater skill levels under varying degrees of supervision; records results. May operate a variety of laboratory instruments.
  3. Performs quality control and instrument check procedures and maintains related records.
  4. Makes periodic observations of materials derived from cultures and identifies types of bacterial colonies found by determination of cultural requirements and biochemical reactions in chemically-defined media.
  5. May group or type blood of donors and recipients. May determine compatibility of donor blood products with intended recipient.
  6. Counts, describes morphology of, and performs studies on blood and other body fluid cells. Performs coagulation testing.
  7. May perform chemical and/or immunological tests to identify and/or quantitate substances found in blood and other body fluids.
  8. Prepares cytology slides and pathology specimens.
  9. Cuts, stains, and mounts specimens of human tissue. Performs special stains on tissues as directed by the pathologist(s).
  10. Enters or retrieves data from established computer files.
 

Qualifications

  • High School or G.E.D. required, Completion of MLT program; certification eligible
  • Associate's Degree in a MLT program preferred
  • MLT(ASCP) or HT(ASCP) within one year of date of employment required
  • 6 - 12 months experience required 
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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. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Established in 1800, Adams County includes the borough of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Home to more than 100,000 residents, the town is a mecca for Civil War history buffs and visitors who come to tour the Gettysburg National Battlefield, Gettysburg National Military Park and see the annual Civil War reenactment.

Also located here is Gettysburg College, which has a strong academic reputation in liberal arts. The county is steeped in heritage, and offers a peaceful, country atmosphere, yet is a convenient drive to Washington, D.C., Baltimore, MD and Harrisburg, PA. The area's diversity attracts a lively local music scene, and his home to numerous restaurants and wineries, fresh-produce markets, a ski resort and more. Adams County residents can find local employment in healthcare, tourism, agriculture and manufacturing. (Patient population: 102,000)