Description: Could you be our next Lab Assistant at Lankenau Hospital? Why work as a Lab Assistant with Main Line Health?
Make an Impact! As a Lab Assistant, you will process specimens for laboratory testing and prepare tissues for processing, staining and storage. You will receive collected specimens, track specimens and/or send out specimens for processing. You will work under the general supervision of the laboratory supervisor, by supporting the Clinical Laboratory Scientists in the performance of duties associated with the areas of the laboratory and all tasks involved in the processing and handling of specimens in the Clinical and Anatomic areas of the laboratory.
Be on the Cutting Edge! Work with a top team of medical professionals and train under a Laboratory Supervisor. You will process and handle specimens for testing in the clinical and anatomic areas of the laboratory. The work you do makes a tremendous impact on our patients and the community!
Develop and Grow your Career! Invest in furthering your education through seeking certifications or advanced degrees by taking advantage of our Tuition Reimbursement! This position is eligible for up to $6,000 per year based upon your Full or Part Time status.
Join the Team! Like our patients, the Main Line Health Family encompasses a wide range of backgrounds and abilities. Just as each of our patients requires a personalized care plan, each of our employees, physicians, and volunteers, bring distinctive talents to Main Line Health. Regardless of our unique design, we all share a purpose: providing superior service and care.
Position-Specific Benefits include: You are eligible for up to 160 hours of paid time off per year based on your Full or Part Time status. We also offer a number of employee discounts to various activities, services, and vendors… And employee parking is always free!
Position: Laboratory Assistant Shift: M-F 8:00am-4:30pm Weekends based on department need. Holiday rotation as needed
Experience: Working knowledge of medical information systems preferred.
Moderate knowledge of medical terminology.
Excellent verbal, written, computer and clerical skills.
Education: High school diploma or equivalent required. Licensures/Certifications: Certification as a Medical Assistant or related field preferred.