Sutter Health Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) - Clinical Lab (Per Diem, Days) in Crescent City, California

Resting on the scenic Northern California Coast, Sutter Coast Hospital first opened its doors in 1931 and has continued to evolve to meet the changing needs of the residents of Crescent City, California and Brookings-Harbor, Oregon and the surrounding areas. As a part of Sutter Health - one of the nation’s leading community-based, health care networks - we are a 59-bed, not-for-profit hospital, serving a population of approximately 43,000. Our services include a 24-hour emergency department, intensive care/critical care units, surgery, obstetrics, diagnostic imaging, laboratory, rehabilitation, skilled nursing, psychiatric care, senior care, and home health services.

Moderate in climate and nestled along a gorgeous ocean coastline with a surrounding mountain landscape, Crescent City is beautiful, peaceful, affordable, and perfect for those with a propensity for outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, surfing, and camping. With lush groves of redwood trees and wildlife in abundance, it’s a hidden gem and the ideal place to write the next chapter of your life, both professional and personal.

Through innovative care, collaborative partnerships, and a powerful people-first philosophy, come experience what we have to offer and discover your potential at Sutter Coast Hospital.

Accurately performs moderately complex laboratory testing including Chemistry, Coagulation, Hematology, and Microbiology using a variety of examination and analytical methods on materials derived from the human body for purpose of providing information for the diagnosis, prevention, or treatment in the assessment of the health of patients of all ages/developmental stages from newborns to geriatrics. Reports results which are substantiated by proper use of appropriate quality control systems. Actively contributes to Performance Improvement activities and participates in proficiency testing.

Education

Minimum of a high school education is required for this role.

AA/AS is desired

Certification/Registration/Licensure

MLT

Experience/Knowledge/Skills

Education and training to meet California requirements for Medical Laboratory Technician. Computer skills, typing, customer service skills, telephone skills, and oral communication skills.

Special Requirements

Associate degree. Excellent communication skills and phone manners. Computer literacy and ability to type 40 wpm, organizational skills with ability to pay attention to details, ability to work with the general public with both healthy and debilitated conditions in a congenial manner. The MLT has daily contact with patients, nursing staff, and other hospital personnel and doctors. Needs to work well under the supervision of a CLS. This position must maintain open and positive communications with fellow employees, nursing, doctors, and supervisor. Be highly motivated. Cognitive Position Requirements: ability to comprehend and follow instructions; ability to perform simple and repetitive tasks; ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to a given work load; ability to perform complex and varied tasks; the ability to get along with co-workers, peers & patients; the ability to recognize potential hazards and follow appropriate precautions

Organization: *Sutter Coast Hospital, Crescent City, CA

Title: Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) - Clinical Lab (Per Diem, Days)

Location: California-North Coast-Crescent City

Requisition ID: SCH-1715609

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.