Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 169036-1A
Date Posted: Oct 21, 2021
Category: Clinical Professional
Welcome to Winchester Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Winchester Hospital was the first hospital in Massachusetts to earn Magnet recognition, the American Nurses Association’s highest honor for nursing excellence, three times. It has since received the recognition a fourth time. As the northwest suburban Boston area’s leading provider of comprehensive health care services, the 229-bed facility provides care in general, bariatric and vascular surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, oncology, gastroenterology, rehabilitation, radiation oncology, pain management, obstetrics/gynecology and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.
About the Job
About the Job
This posting is for a position in the Microbiology Laboratory located at Winchester Hospital’s Core Laboratory in Woburn, MA. Parking will be onsite, and there is little to no travel between satellite locations. With all of our upbeat and highly skilled members of our team, along with state of the art laboratory instrumentation, we provide laboratory services for several institutions within the Beth Israel Lahey Health System; as well as a vast network of outpatient physician offices. The duties of the job primarily include but are not limited to: Specimen processing/Planting, Gram Stains, Rapid Serology testing, and propagated culture reading. It is preferred that the candidate is flexible with their schedule, has a sense of urgency and time management skills, has a general understanding of Biology/Microbiology, proficient with microscopy, general understanding of Windows OS and other Windows based software, Word processing, checks work email, and has familiarity of troubleshooting clinical laboratory hardware/software, and other equipment.
Required: Bachelor’s degree in a science field required or grandfathered qualifications.
Grandfathered Qualifications: 2-year science degree and evidence of working experience in a clinical setting prior to 1980 OR MLT Certification (HEW or military) acquired prior to 1980
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, CERTIFICATIONS
Required: Medical Technologist registry eligible
Preferred: Medical Technologist registered (ASCP or applicable)
24 hours weekly, evening shift
Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve. Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health. Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.