St. Tammany Parish Hospital
Receives and prepares specimens according to standard protocol and procedures. Performs a variety of moderate and high complexity clinical laboratory procedures according to section requirements and protocols. Performs quality control procedures required for test performance. Calibrates, maintains and monitors laboratory equipment. Works under general supervision, exercising independent judgment and decision making. Maintains confidentiality of patient related information. Complies with organization's C.A.R.E.S. standards.
Minimum Qualifications: National Board Certification as Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT). Current or Temporary Louisiana License as Clinical Laboratory Scientist-Generalist (CLS-G) or Clinical Laboratory Scientist-Technician (CLS-T).
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) handling/feeling, talking, hearing, seeing
Frequently (34%-66%) - reaching
Occasionally (1%-33%) - lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, balancing, stooping, crouching
Seeking Med Techs and/or MLTs interested in providing coverage for the LAB on a PRN basis. Experience requirements along with shift requirements are listed below.
Tier I: Med Techs and/or MLTs hired into Tier I will possess the skills needed to provide supplemental staffing to the Core Lab, or Micro, or the Blood Bank.
Med Tech RATE:
New Grads or MTs with < 3 years of acute hospital experience = $27.00/hour + Shift Diffs*
Med Techs with > or = 3 years of acute hospital experience = $29.00/hour + Shift Diffs*
New Grads or MLTs with < 3 years of acute hospital experience = $19.50/hour + Shift Diffs*
MLTs with > or = 3 years of acute hospital experience = $21.00/hour + Shift Diffs*
Must be available to work a minimum of 4 shifts a month. Must also meet weekend and holiday rotation requirements.
Tier II: Med Techs or MLTs hired into Tier II will possess the skills needed to provide supplemental staffing to the Core Lab and Blood Bank. Must have a minimum of 3 years of applicable acute hospital experience.
Med Tech RATE: $29.00/hour + $5 Tier Diff + Shift Diffs*
MLT RATE: $21.00/hour +$5 Tier Diff + Shift Diffs*
SHIFT REQUIREMENTS: Must be available to work a minimum of 6 shifts a month; with 3 (50%) of those shifts being Evening or Night shifts. Must also meet weekend and holiday rotation requirements.
*SHIFT DIFFS: Med Techs = $4.00 evenings/$6.00 nights/$5.00 weekends.
*SHIFT DIFFS: Medical Lab Techs = $3.50 evenings/$5.00 nights/$5.00 weekends.