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Laboratory Assistant Senior - Patient Service Center (Full-time) - North Hawaii

Pathology Watch

Pathology Watch

Waimea, HI, USA
Posted on Friday, May 24, 2024

Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities and Position Qualifications:

Quality is in our DNA -- is it in yours?

You are a superhero when leading others in a Lab Assistant Role. You’ve got problem-solving instincts, a passion for patient care, and the drive to keep things running smoothly. You’re also looking for great benefits, the support of an all-star team, and an opportunity to grow your career.

Join our front line of #HealthcareHeroes! Our mission is to advance the health and well-being of our communities as a leader in clinical laboratory solutions.

This opportunity is:

Location: Kamuela, HI

Status: Full-time

Days/Hours: TBD

Base pay rate: $23.22 to $25.54 hourly

In this job, you will:

  • The Laboratory Assistant Senior performs tasks to support the laboratory technical staff in specimen procurement, specimen processing, and some basic lab testing.
  • Trains new personnel, prepares work schedules, oversees daily workflow, and ensures the site adheres to company policies and practices.
  • Perform a vital part of patient care by ensuring laboratory specimens are adequately processed, prepared, routed, and stored.
  • Recognize when corrective action is needed and implement effective solutions.
  • Work in a laboratory environment with biological hazards and PPE requirements.
  • Champion safety, compliance, and quality control

All you need is:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • A minimum of two years of phlebotomy experience is required
  • Leadership skills required
  • Computer skills and medical terminology required
  • Customer service experience required
  • For hospital settings, additional requirements may apply and change without notice, including, but not limited to, criminal background checks, health clearance, and hospital compliance training.
  • Successfully pass Company pre-employment drug test and periodic and random thereafter.

Bonus points if you’ve got:

  • 1 - 2 years of related experience in clinical laboratory, data entry, or production

We’ll give you:

  • Appreciation for your work
  • A feeling of satisfaction that you’ve helped people
  • Opportunity to grow in your profession
  • Free lab services for you and your dependents
  • Work-life balance, including Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Competitive benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Help saving for retirement with a 401(k) plus a company match
  • A sense of belonging – we’re a community!

We also want you to know:

This role will provide routine access to protected health information (PHI). Employees will be trained on reasonable safeguards and are expected to maintain strict confidentiality and abide by all applicable privacy and security standards. Employees are expected only to access PHI when required to fulfill job duties.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Work Shift:

Job Category:

Laboratory Operations

Company:

Clinical Laboratories of Hawaii, LLP

In 2008, Clinical Labs of Hawaii became a member of Sonic Healthcare Ltd. Sonic is headquartered in Sydney, Australia. Since its establishment in 1987, Sonic Healthcare has grown to become the world’s third-largest pathology/laboratory medicine company, with operations in eight countries. Sonic’s success Regular Full-Time

Sonic Healthcare USA is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity and is committed to an inclusive workplace for all employees. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, genetics, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.