Kadlec Medical Technologist / Medical Laboratory Scientist - Free Standing Emergency in Kennewick, Washington


Kadlec has anexciting opportunity for a Medical Technologist (MT) / Medical Laboratory Scientist(MLS) to join our growing Free Standing Emergency Department team located in Kennewick, Washington!

Shift Details: Per Diem. Variable shifts.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degreein chemical, physical, biological or clinical laboratory science from anaccredited educational institution or equivalent education credits that meetMedical Technology certification required.

  • Three years general medical laboratory experience or equivalent blend of education and training required.

  • Phlebotomy experience required.

  • Currentcertification as a Medical Technologist (MT), Medical Laboratory Scientist(MLS), or Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) registered with NCA, ASCLS, AAB,NAACLS, ASCP or HHS or certification eligible required. Must meet CLIA Regulations.

  • WAState MA-Certified or MA-Phlebotomist Licensure must be obtained within 90 daysfrom date of hire into the position.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Additional experience in a medical laboratory preferred.

  • Bi-lingual or multi-lingual skills preferred.

Duties include, butare not limited to, the following:

As a Medical Technologist (MT) / Medical

Laboratory Scientist (MLS) you perform a variety of medical laboratory tests to provide data for use

in diagnosis and treatment of diseases follows established standards and

practices and performs related duties as assigned.

  • Analyzes patientspecimens by performing routine and special diagnostic medical laboratory testsand verifies results following department protocols.

  • Performs andreports quality control on all instrumentation before reporting test resultsfollowing established quality control policies and procedures.

  • Performspreventative maintenance on a variety of instruments and equipment anddocuments appropriately.

  • Verifies all normaland abnormal results, correlates abnormal test results with other patient data,seeks pathologist or supervisor consultation if necessary, and notifiesappropriate medical staff of test results.

  • Identifies patientblood specimens and performs manual test for blood banking procedures followingdepartment protocol.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —


Our Mission

Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.

About Us

Located in sunny Tri-Cities, Washington, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare to the region by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec is proud to be part of Planetree (Planetree.org) and continues to be recognized nationally as a “Best in Class Employer.” Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: http://www.kadlec.org/careers/about-kadlec

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Medical Technologist

Location: Washington-Kennewick

Req ID: 214741