Samaritan Health Services Medical Laboratory Technician in Newport, Oregon

  • JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE

  • Provides safe, effective, quality medical laboratory services to infant, pediatric, adult and geriatric patients in accordance with professional standards. Performs analyses that require a complex network of steps and variables. Confirms and verifies results through an in-depth knowledge of techniques, principles and instruments. Correlates and interprets data based on knowledge of physiological conditions affecting test results. Establishes and monitors quality assurance programs.

  • EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS

  • Candidates must be actively following or have completed a Medical Laboratory Technician approved route to meet eligibility criteria for certification. ASCP, AMT or equivalent certified Medical Laboratory Technician required within six (6) months of hire.

  • PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • In an 8 hour workday this job requires: Rarely = 1 - 10% of the time, less than ½ hour / day Occasionally= 11 - 33% of the time, ½ to 2.5 hours / day Frequently= 34 - 66% of the time, 2.5 to 5.5 hours / day) Continually= 67 - 100% of the time, 5.5 to 8 hours / day

In a 10 hour workday this job requires:

Rarely= 1 - 10% of the time, less than 1 hour / day Occasionally= 11 - 33% of the time, 1 to 3 ¼ hours / day Frequently= 34 - 66% of the time, 3 ¼ to 6.5 hours / day Continually= 67 - 100% of the time, 6.5 to 10 hours / day

In a 12 hour workday this job requires:

Rarely= 1 - 10% of the time, less than 1¼ hour / day Occasionally= 11 - 33% of the time, 1¼ to 4 hours / day Frequently= 34 - 66% of the time, 4 to 8 hours / day Continually= 67 - 100% of the time, 8 to 12 hours / day

The physical demands for this position are as follows:

  • Sit - Frequently

  • Stand - Occasionally

  • Walk - Level Surface - Occasionally

  • Climb - Stairs - Rarely

  • LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 20-40 Lbs - Rarely

  • LIFT (Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 - 20 Lbs - Rarely

  • LIFT (Waist to Eye: up to 54") 0 - 20 Lbs - Rarely

  • CARRY 1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds - Rarely

  • CARRY 2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds - Frequently

  • BEND FORWARD at waist - Rarely

  • KNEEL (on knees) - Rarely

  • ROTATE TRUNK Sitting - Frequently

  • ROTATE TRUNK Standing - Occasionally

  • REACH - Upward - Occasionally

  • FINGER DEXTERITY - Frequently

  • REACH - Forward - Frequently

  • MANUAL DEXTERITY Hands/wrists - Frequently

  • PINCH Fingers - Frequently

  • GRASP Hand/Fist - Frequently

  • PUSH (0-20 pounds force) - Occasionally

  • PULL (0-20 pounds force) - Occasionally

Weekend Required: Occasional

Salary Range: $21.98 - $32.27

Overtime Rule: 40

Posted: 10/05/2017

Req #: 38782