Providence Health & Services CLS Generalist in Missoula, Montana
Providence is calling a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) Generalist (Clinical Laboratory Services, Night Shift, 0.9 FTE) to St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
This position will work 12 hour shifts three days a week which will rotate over a 5 week period with one long 8 day off stretch shift. Generally hours will be around 18:15 to 06:15.
In this position you will:
Be responsible for the pre-analytic, analytic and post-analytic testing of blood and body fluids.
Be responsible for all steps of tissue preparation and performance of chemical and immunologic staining procedures on tissues.
Have interaction with outpatients, employees and other individuals that utilize the laboratory.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s Degree or Associates Degree
Montana Clinical Lab Scientist (CLS) or Montana Clinical Lab Technician (CLT)
Must possess knowledge of all areas of the laboratory to include training in Chemistry, Hematology, Immunology (to include Blood Bank and Serology), Microbiology (to include Virology, Mycology and Parasitology), Coagulation and Phlebotomy
Must have an understanding of the physical risks associated with work in with blood and body fluids and understand and use Standard Precautions as defined by the Infection Control Department
Have skills needed in the area of communications, leadership, finance, personnel management, and applicable regulations (state and federal)
Must be able to follow written and oral instructions, interpret results and make decisions in both routine and exceptional situations
About the department you will serve.
Providence St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana has more than 250 licensed beds and serves patients from 17 counties. We have been recognized as a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital and among many other awards, have earned the Premier Award for Quality award repeatedly. Missoula is halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. It is a university city of 65,000, surrounded by big sky, scenic mountains, forests and renowned rivers.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Lab (Medical Technologist, Medical Lab Technologist)
Req ID: 199706