Technical Assistant, Blood Bank
Company: Interpath Laboratory
Posted on: July 14, 2021
Interpath Laboratory is accepting
candidates for a highly detail-oriented and critically thinking
Technical Assistant to work in the immunohematology (blood bank)
This position has an attractive Monday through Friday 6:00 AM -
3:30 PM schedule. There may be an occasional weekend where you'll
provide coverage for another team member.
This position is based at Interpath's primary reference lab in
Pendleton, OR. You'll work alongside a large team of professionals
committed to serving patients by providing timely and accurate
results to healthcare providers.
Interpath will provide on the job training to individuals who have
earned their Bachelors Degree in a Science discipline. This is a
great opportunity to get your foot in the lab and then continue
your remote education toward earning a Med Tech certification which
has high income potential.
- Operates an
Orthovision instrument to test blood.
- Ensures accurate
and timely testing of collected specimens.
- Assists MT’s and
MLT’s in performing the full range of laboratory tests provided by
Interpath Laboratory— Blood Banking, Chemistry, Hematology,
Immunology, Microbiology, Urinalysis and Coagulation. This position
will primarily focus on the blood bank department.
- Assists in
operating complex automated laboratory equipment, electronic
equipment, computer software, and precision instruments. Provide
trouble-shooting on such instruments as far as
- Participates in
some aspects of proficiency testing.
- Understands and
adheres to HIPAA policies, procedures and regulations to assure
administrative duties including excellent customer service to all
patients, clients and employees. Answers phones in a timely manner
following company standards on proper phone etiquette.
participates in departmental quality assurance
- Follows all
established improved quality (I.Q.) protocols.
established safety protocols.
- Performs other
work related duties as the needs of the team evolve.
- Accepts results as
training and complexity allows.
Bachelors of Science degree or a Clinical Laboratory Assistant
We are a
devoted team of professionals that pride ourselves on building a
vibrant work culture where curiosity, persistence, and positive
attitudes are at the core. From a comprehensive benefits package to
an ever evolving learning and development program which fosters
career growth - we truly value our employees and are very proud of
the work family that we have built since 1967.
Laboratory, Inc. is a family owned & operated, clinical and
anatomic pathology laboratory with over 90 locations in Oregon,
Washington and Idaho. We are the Northwest’s leading, innovative
laboratory dedicated to providing, rapid, reliable, and economical
laboratory testing services. With over 50 years of growth and
prosperity, we are the region’s largest independent laboratory. We
emphasize the vital importance of a vibrant work culture and
environment where building relationships, teamwork, and positive
attitudes are highly valued!
- Regularly exposed
to infection by handling potentially infectious
- Typically Stands
for extended period of times
- Lift up to 25
- Mobility to climb
stairs on a regular basis.
appropriate protective gear: Lab coat, gloves, goggles, and face
- Must pass a color
vision acuity assessment
performs tasks that involve exposure to blood, body fluids and/or
tissues. All employees performing these duties are offered the
opportunity to receive the Hepatitis-B vaccination
Laboratory is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal
employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for
employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type
without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin,
disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other
characteristic protected by federal, state or local
Keywords: Interpath Laboratory, Yakima , Technical Assistant, Blood Bank, Other , Hermiston, Washington
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