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Providence Health & Services Medical Laboratory Scientist - 0.875 FTE, Night Shift *$20,000 Sign-on Bonus* in Chewelah, Washington


$20,000 Sign-On Bonus

Providence is calling a Medical Laboratory Scientist (Clinical Laboratory Services, Night Shift, 0.875 FTE, 35 hours per week) to Providence St. Joseph's Hospital in Chewelah, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

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In this position you will:

  • Actively support and incorporate the mission and core values into daily activities. Treat all others with respect and demonstrates excellence, justice and compassion in daily work and relationships with others.

  • Maintain confidentiality of all information related to patients, medical staff, employees, and as appropriate, other information.

  • Demonstrate service excellence and positive interpersonal relations in dealing with others, including patients/families/members, employees, managers, medical staff, volunteers and community members, so that productivity and positive relations are maximized.

  • Consistently demonstrate and incorporate principles of safety and infection control into daily activities as outlined in Safety manual and department safety policies/procedures. Consistently use personal protective equipment as required and takes appropriate precautions whenever there is a potential for contact with blood, body fluids, chemicals and/or other hazardous materials. Maintain knowledge of work-appropriate aspects of environment of care programs, comply with policies and reports unsafe conditions. Successfully complete mandatory education within the required time frames and participates in fire drills and emergency exercises.

  • Continuing Education - Maintain and keep current skills and knowledge for the job through continued education programs and participation on the local laboratory competency program.

  • Quality Control - Analyze and evaluate quality control checks to assure accurate patient results.

  • Teaching - Demonstrate procedures, instrumentation and techniques to train staff.

  • Quality Assurance and Quality Improvement - Maintain ongoing and overall quality of the total testing process, relative to meeting patient’s and customer’s needs. Adhere to published facility SOPs and protocols.

  • Analysis - Perform a variety of diagnostic testing and follows established guidelines for the prioritization of work. Meet target performance metrics for safety and quality.

  • Reporting - Evaluate testing results for accuracy and appropriate intervention, perform computer data entry and maintains expertise with computer systems.

  • Critical Values - Respond to critical values according to department protocol to assure patient safety and timely clinical procedures.

  • Troubleshooting - Intervene to correct problems encountered when an instrument/test methodology fails.

  • Maintenance - Perform instrument/equipment and reagent/supply maintenance functions.

  • Miscellaneous Duties - Demonstrate willingness to participate in additional job assignments.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Related health science.

  • Medical Technologist with National Certification – or equivalent required. If registry eligible, certification within one year.

  • Certified as an ASCP Board of Certification Medical Technologist/Medical Laboratory Scientist, or equivalent.

  • Recent graduates must obtain ASCP Board Certification Medical Technologist/Medical Laboratory Scientist or equivalent certification within 90 days of hire.

  • MA-Phlebotomist state license, or must qualify, apply for, and obtain the MA-P license within 3 months of hire.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chewelah, Washington, offers full-service acute care, skilled health care professionals and the latest in medical technology to the residents of Stevens County.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, 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: Part-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Medical Lab Technologist

Location: Washington-Chewelah

Req ID: 305784