Sep 14, 2021

Medical Technologist I

  • Providence Health & Services
  • Olympia, WA, USA

Job Description


Providence is calling a Medical Technologist I Temporary (1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week Night) to work in Microbiology Department at St Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

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The position is responsible for professional Medical Technologist bench duties within the laboratory, for the assigned section(s). The position performs routine and complex tests in any of these potential sections (as assigned): hematology/coag/UA, chemistry, microbiology, and immunohematology. The position has responsibility for planning, performing and evaluating laboratory testing analysis; and establishing and/or maintaining communications with physicians, patients, other hospital personnel, professional associations, and other organizations.

In this position you will:

  • Performs and evaluates laboratory testing and analysis.
  • Coordinates and performs data entry and related LIS operations.
  • Performs instrument maintenance according to protocol
  • Performs Quality Control procedures and related tasks.
  • Complies with facility and unit specific infection control, risk management and OSHA guidelines and procedures.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Science, Medical Technology or related field.
  • Achieved MLT status through an accredited MLT school, and subsequent completion of requirements to sit for MLS exam.
  • American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) – Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) or National Certification Agency (NCA)-Clinical Laboratory within 6 month of hire.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Previous experience in Clinical Laboratory setting.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

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: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Medical Lab Technologist

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 296084