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Providence Medical Technologist II - Clinical Laboratory Services in Centralia, Washington


Providence is calling a Medical Technologist II (1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week Evening Shift) to Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, WA. Apply Today!

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We are seeking a medical technologist to perform the essential laboratory testing that is critical to the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of disease.

In this position you will:

  • Performs and evaluates laboratory testing and analysis.

  • Evaluates and responds appropriately to any sample integrity issues;

  • Monitors instrument performance

  • Performs analysis in a timely manner, per the priority of the order

  • Assesses results properly, based on gender/age of patient

  • Reports results interpretations to clients, following SOP’s for test result documentation.

  • Maintains currency with all competency and assigned SOP review for the section(s) assigned.

  • Is able to assist in daily result reviews as requested by laboratory management, in the section(s) assigned

  • Is able to engage productively in evaluation of quality improvement opportunities

  • Is able to perform routine data analysis, as requested.

  • Coordinates and performs data entry and related LIS operations.

  • Overseeing patient order/cancellation;

  • Troubleshooting LIS related functions.

  • Performs instrument maintenance according to protocol

  • Identifies and troubleshoots any instrument problems

  • Performs Quality Control procedures and related tasks

  • Documents according to SOP

  • Identifies and responds to any QC that is not as expected.

  • Complies with facility and unit specific infection control, risk management and OSHA guidelines and procedures.

  • Is familiar with use of PPE and uses properly, per SOP

  • Completes all required yearly HealthStream education in a timely manner (including, but not limited to: fire and electrical safety, compliance, workplace violence, SDS, security)


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in related life science.

  • Successful completion of an accredited School of Medical Laboratory Science.

  • 1 year in a clinical Lab setting

  • Proficiency in at least 3 of the listed sections in Position Summary.

  • Possesses strong technical aptitude.

  • American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) – Medical Laboratory Technologist (MLT) or National Certification Agency (NCA)-Clinical Laboratory or equivalent at hire.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

Our Mission

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.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Evening

Job Category: Medical Lab Technologist

Location: Washington-Centralia

Req ID: 294318