GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES: Under the supervision of the CLIA lab director and/or Clinical Director, provides laboratory services, includes functioning in the laboratory in accordance with clinic, CLIA/government and outside reference laboratory standards and requirements. Performs Customer Service (clerical/phones/tasks) Lab duties.  The Lab Technician is responsible for drawing and collecting quality blood and other lab specimens from patients and preparing and processing specimens for medical testing. The technician must create an atmosphere of trust and confidence while drawing blood in a skillful, safe and accurate manner. Technicians must also clean and sterilize equipment, following strict safety precautions.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Reports to the Director of Clinical Operations.

EDUCATION:  High School diploma or equivalent. Special training required; have documentation of training appropriate for the testing preformed prior to analyzing patient specimens.  Associate’s Degree in clinical laboratory, preferred. Strong background in biology or chemistry preferred.

EXPERIENCE: Previous experience in phlebotomy preferred. One year experience preferred in a Moderate Complex Lab or higher. Training on specific testing will be provided.

Knowledge and Abilities:

  1. Knowledge of current medical office practices and protocols.  
  2. Knowledge of infection control, safety, and confidentiality practices. 
  3. Strong communication and customer service skills. 
  4. Strong attention to detail and accuracy, with concise and appropriate documentation. 
  5. Good organizational skills with the ability to prioritize tasks and complete assignments in timely manner. 
  6. Skill in maintaining a safe work environment with attention to infection control, safety and confidentiality policies. 
  7. Skill in performing clinical procedures including but not limited to Vital Signs, ECG’s and PFT’s.  
  8. Strong phone and computer skills. 
  9. Ability to maintain strict confidentiality and report any illegal or unethical act involving another employee or anyone acting on behalf of the organization. 
  10. Ability to work collaboratively with all members of the health care team and promote a positive work environment. 
  11. Ability to respond to ever changing environment reacts calmly and competently in emergency situations. 
  12. Ability to maintain effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public. 
  13. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in person, in writing, and by phone. 
  14. Ability to comply with established policies and procedures. 
  15. Ability to recognize deviations from normal with respect to vital signs and patient overall presentation and reports appropriately. 

Pay Range: $16.00-20.26

Please send letter of interest and resume to:

Carolyn Varin, Director of Clinical Operations
Mid-State Health Center
101 Boulder Point Drive, Suite 1
Plymouth, NH  03264

It  is the policy  of   Mid-State Health Center  not  to discriminate  against  any  applicant  for  employment, or  any employee  because of  age, color,  sex,  disability, national  origin, race,  religion,  or  veteran  status.