Confidential Fontana, CA, USA
Nov 05, 2017Full time
Overview Welcome to St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital At. Dignity Health, we believe in the healing power of kindness. Since 1974, we have been leading with our hearts as we serve the people of Camarillo, California. St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital is an 82-bed acute care facility with an additional 99-bed extended care unit. We offer a full range of services, including an advanced Wound Health and Oxygen Therapy, comprehensive Cancer and Oncology Services, Nationally-recognized Cardiovascular Services, a Surgical Weight Loss, and a Regional Spine Center. Our passion for inspiring a stronger, healthier world begins with the way we treat our employees. We believe that giving something forward to our patients, and to each other, can make such a difference. We have been awarded the \"Ventura County Family-Friendly Employer\" and experience very low turnover rates. We are located near the foothills of Camarillo, affording residents easy access to everything the Strawberry Coast has to offer, from limitless outdoor recreation to wine country to all the culture and entertainment Los Angeles has to offer just a short drive south. We invite you to join us in delivering humankindness to a wonderful community, and together we can change lives. In addition to competitive salaries, Dignity Health offers a comprehensive package of benefits including free medical for you and your dependants, 403(b) plan with employer matching, as well as a separate employer-paid pension plan and tuition reimbursement. Responsibilities In In keeping with the Dignity Health core values, the Laboratory Assistant performs routine automated testing in multiple areas of the clinical laboratory in a timely manner under direct supervision of licensed personnel. Laboratory Assistant will also perform routine maintenance and repair on instruments utilized as directed and have all quality control for testing performed reviewed by licensed personnel Qualifications Minimum Requirements: One (1) year experience as a laboratory assistant in an acute care facility is required CPR and Phlebotomy certification or Medical Laboratory Technician Certification required Requires A.A. Degree or equivalent experience may be substituted for A.A. Degree (2 years experience is equivalent to 1 year of education Must possess excellent communication skills, the ability to be an effective team member, to work with a variety of publics across all departments and have basic knowledge of testing procedures. Preferred Qualifications: Preference is to have A.A. with course work in sciences This position is represented by SEIU, Local UHW and is covered by the terms and conditions of the applicable collective bargaining agreement.