Medical Laboratory Technician (Mankato, MN)
Open Door Health Center in Mankato, MN is seeking a qualified candidate for a full-time Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) position for Monday-Friday, 8 am to 5:30 pm. The MLT is responsible for performing routine collections and CLIA waved tests in the medical laboratory in order to provide accurate and timely data for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease. The MLT performs administrative tasks, follows quality control measurements, and maintenance procedures. He/she is responsible to follow best practice for ensuring the clinical laboratory is a sterile, safe, and well-supplied environment. The MLT works in a team environment under the general supervision of the Medical Services Manager and with the medical staff in a cooperative manner to ensure an effective and efficient work environment. Must demonstrate excellent customer service in working with patients when obtaining medical history and vital signs, explaining and assisting in procedures, running laboratory tests and following up on laboratory results, and referral calls. The candidate should be passionate about serving underserved patients, with an interest in contributing to our continued growth and outreach efforts.
The candidate must have an AAS or BA Degree in Laboratory Science or a Certification from an accredited MLT program. This position requires excellent verbal and written communication skills, effective organizational ability, attention to detail, and experience with Microsoft Office applications and electronic medical records. The MLT must have the ability to work well under pressure and adapts quickly to changes in the work environment. Bilingual skills are a plus.