Laboratory Assistant I or Laboratory Assistant II-Laboratory Job
Mayo Clinic
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Post Date: Jan 24, 2018
Job Type: Full time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - Minnesota - Austin
Job Reference: 84925BR
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Department: Laboratory

A Life-Changing Career

Position Summary:

Responsibilities: Under general supervision, perform tasks to assistant laboratory technical staff and laboratory leadership. May perform multiple functions such as phlebotomy, clerical work, sample processing, and laboratory testing. If performing phlebotomy, must greet patients. Must recognize when further clarification is needed from clinical staff (e.g. providers and nursing staff) regarding laboratory orders and obtain required information to process laboratory specimens in a timely manner. Recognizes the importance of proper patient identification and respects patient confidentiality at all times. Conveys accurate laboratory test result information to providers and other clinical staff while ensuring that “read back” policies are adhered to at all times.

Qualifications: High School Diploma or equivalent.

Additional Qualifications: Willingness to travel to other MCHS locations for assignments as needed.   Moderate to advanced computer skills needed. Possess good written and oral communication skills, the ability to prioritize work, manage time wisely, and adjust to changes in work volumes and projects. Excellent customer service skills.

License or Certification: For Lab Assistant I-No additional requirements. For Lab Assistant II- Applicant must possess and maintain a phlebotomy certification from an approved laboratory certification agency, a Medical Assistant certification, a MLT certification or an MT certification.

Benefit Eligible: Yes
Exemption Status: Non-exempt
Compensation Detail: Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $15.13 per hour for Lab Assistant I and $15.94 per hour for Lab Assistant II.
Hours/Pay Period: 80
Schedule Details: Day, evening, and overnight hours as the schedule needs. Must have flexibility to cover shifts/hours as needed
Weekend Schedule: Rotating 10 hour weekend shift Friday, Saturday, Sunday overnights and rotating holidays.

Recruiter: Rhonda Wilson

Why Mayo Clinic? Mayo Clinic provides the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 60,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”.

Site Description: Austin, MN is a community of 22,000, and is surrounded by prairies, rivers and valleys just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 45 minutes west of Rochester. Excellent public and parochial education system, including programming for students with special needs and gifted students. Great recreation options including trout fishing, hunting, cross-country skiing, camping, hiking, cycling, indoor/outdoor tennis, canoeing and golfing. Upscale community offering many amenities not often found in communities this size. Hormel Foods, a multi-nation food manufacturer and marketer, has its corporate headquarters in Austin.

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

Job Posting Category: Clinical Labs and Research
Job Posting Number: 84925BR

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