Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist - 40 hrs, evenings/variable
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Augusta, ME 04332
Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist – 40 hrs, evenings/variable
40 hrs, Evenings/Variable, Every 3rd Weekend, Every 3rd Holiday
35 Medical Center Parkway
Augusta, Maine, 04330
Heroes work here! MaineGeneral Health is offering an exciting opportunity to work in our state of the art laboratory as a Laboratory Assistant/Phlebotomist. This role will be great for someone that has a passion for Phlebotomy and enjoys being part of a team that is dedicated to providing great care to our patients. This is a fast-paced environment where 1.1 million specimens are processed annually. Lab Assistants perform routine and specialized blood drawing from patients to obtain specimens for use in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases. An ideal candidate will be proficient in phlebotomy or recently completed a phlebotomy course, have knowledge of specimen requirements and handling, and has great customer service skills.
This position will:
+ Perform a variety of routine blood drawing procedures
+ Prepare, process, label and store patient specimens and samples
+ Maintain inventory, stock, re-order and replace laboratory supplies
+ Enter and retrieve Lab data in Sunquest Lab Information System
The ideal candidate will have:
+ Critical thinking and problem solving skills
+ A desire to work in a fast-paced environment with the ability to multi-task
+ Has Phlebotomy experience or has completed a phlebotomy program
+ Has a passion for providing great care
+ Competitive Benefit package including Health, Dental, Vision, Retirement
+ Generous earned time program
+ Lab Assistant career ladder
+ Tuition ReimbursementRobust employee wellness program
For more information about jobs in the Lab, call Recruitment at 861-3493 or the Lab Manager at 626-6770
We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic, are encouraged to apply.