Location: Oakdale, CA
Performs various duties associated with the clinical laboratory functions, which are of a technical and clerical nature. These tasks encompass but are not limited to such acts as operation of automated laboratory equipment, collection and processing of specimens, telephone communication, filing, use of hospital/laboratory systems. Demonstrates a willingness and ability to perform all assigned tasks.
AA degree desired with science background or a graduate from Medical Assistant School or certification as a lab assistant preferred.
High school graduate or equivalent required.
One (1) year training in a clinical laboratory preferred
Basic computer skills preferred
Accuracy in working with numbers
Must demonstrate the ability to handle people in diverse situations
Able to perform basic mathematical calculations
Phlebotomy certification (CPT1) required
Current AHA BLS
Lifts, positions, pushes up to 50 pounds
Considerable sitting, reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching
Touch, auditory and visual perception and acuity
Adequate vocal pitch and volume of voice
Manual dexterity and mobility
Ability to move quickly
Ability to adjust vision sufficiently to perform duties
Subject to varying and unpredictable situations
Subject to irregular hours
Increased stress due to multiple calls and inquiries