Looking for a job where you will make the difference and be a part of making our community healthier??? Look no further...
We have an opportunity for a (full-time) Medical Lab Tech t at our community hospital!
As the backbone of the laboratory, our MLT's independently performs and evaluates various laboratory tests on patient specimens providing data for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease utilizing the established methods and procedures with minimal supervision. The MLT may serve as lead tech in specified areas and assist in training new technical staff. The MLT position is required to be a Generalist, with the ability to rotate through all departments with minimal supervision, guidance and direction by the supervisor and/or Laboratory Medical Director. Frequent contact is made with physicians, nurses, patients and other hospital personnel, laboratory staff and hospital visitors.
Our ideal MLT is patient, reliable and sincerely commits to making a difference for our patients and community. The candidate must be a team player, willing to learn and grow to achieve what is best for our patients.
We offer a variable workload, flexible schedule, and competitive salaries.
Southern Tennessee Regional Health System - Pulaski
STRHS - Pulaski is part of the Southern Tennessee Regional Health System, a regional network of hospitals and healthcare services serving communities in southern Tennessee. The Pulaski campus provides inpatient and outpatient services to Giles County and the surrounding area at its 95-bed, Joint Commission-accredited acute care facility and physician practices. It has ranked 8th nationally on Modern Healthcare's list of Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
Conveniently located just 60 miles south of Nashville and 50 miles north of Huntsville, AL, Pulaski and Giles County have become the location of choice for many major business and industrial interests, including six Fortune 500 companies and two Fortune 100 companies. The area is also home to Martin Methodist College, the Della Clayton Lee Concert Series and A Songwriter's Dream Series. Nearby Lynnville has a large historic district, including an old-fashioned soda shoppe, general store, gift shop, and craft and antique shops. And Milky Way Farm - built by the founder of the Mars Candy Company - is a Tudor Revival home listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Seven community parks offer a variety of recreational opportunities. Sharewood Park features a community playground and an outdoor amphitheater for concerts, family movie nights, theater productions and more. Sam Davis Park boasts one of the best non-college football and baseball facilities in the state. And a wealth of water sports, hiking, camping, lodging and more can be found at nearby David Crockett Park and Joe Wheeler State Park and Resort.
Join our team of committed healthcare professionals who are living our mission of "Making Communities Healthier"!
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A.A. Degree in Medical Laboratory Technology or related field
Basic Life Support (BLS) - May be obtained within week of patient care after orientation.
Must have board certifications (ASCP, AMT, or State of Tennessee Licensure).
Basic Phlebotomy skills are necessary. Ability to pay attention to detail, ability to multi-talk, and willingness to update MLT skills.
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.