Technical Lab Assistant (Reference Laboratory)

 

CUSTOMER SERVICE ORIENTED EMPLOYEES WANTED BENEFITS START FROM DATE OF HIRE

 

The Blood Center is interviewing for a full-time entry level Lab Assistant. This position provides on-the-job training and will work at our New Orleans location. Candidates must have a high school diploma, be a team player and be able to work well under pressure. Experience as a Lab or Medical Assistant preferred.

 

The Blood Center pays a competitive starting wage and full benefits package including paid holidays, health, dental and life insurance on date of hire, paid time off after six months and an employer contributed retirement plan.

 

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to work for a company that cares about its employees please apply for the Lab Assistant position online at www.thebloodcenter.org.

 

EOE/AAE

 

 

POSITION TITLE:                               Technical Laboratory Assistant

DIVISION/DEPT:                                  Reference Laboratory (NO)

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR:                Reference Lab Supervisor

DATE NEEDED:                                    Immediately

 

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

 

Aide in the daily operations for the reference laboratory medical technologists. To ensure the rare red cell inventory is maintained, provide excellent customer service to internal and external clients, and help modify blood components as needed. This position will also be required to aide in bacterial detection testing for the Component QC laboratory. This position will work days Monday-Friday.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education                                            -           High school diploma or equivalent

Experience                                          -           Previous laboratory medical assistant is preferred

Specific Skills                                      -           Word processing knowledge

-           Ability to recognize and resolve and identify erroneous test results