Medical and Clinical Laboratory Assistant/Technician Job In Dallas, Texas
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Looking for your next opportunity? If so, choose Parkland and discover what a meaningful job feels like. Whether you work directly with patients or use your talent to support our care, you’ll be part of a team that’s providing valuable health services to Dallas County residents. And here, you’ll have the opportunity to put all your skills to work, and the support to grow and advance in your job and your field. Step into a career that will make a substantial difference for our patients—and for you. We blend cultures, talents, and experience into an exemplary health and hospital system. Parkland has earned distinction as one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S News and World Report every year since 1994.Provides processing of specimens, data entry and troubleshooting of equipment to ensure integrity of specimens and to expedite completion of tests ordered.
-Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
-Must have two years of Parkland laboratory support experience.
Equivalent Education and/or Experience
-May have an equivalent combination of education and experience to substitute for the experience requirements.
Skills or Special Abilities:
-Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of a personal computer and be able to learn and efficiently use required software.
-Must be proficient at operating a ten-key calculator.
-Must be able to enter 12 digit numbers into computer without excessive errors.
-Must score 85% on required vocabulary test.
-Must be able to communicate effectively with patients, visitors and hospital staff.
-Must be able to follow written and oral instructions.
-Must have clear speech, normal hearing, and good visual acuity.
-Must be able to coordinate numerous telephone calls effectively.
-Must be able to handle detailed work and maintain a pleasant demeanor while under pressure.
-Must be able to use sound judgement when making decisions and solving problems. Must be able to exhibit good organizational skills and prioritizing abilities.
-Must be able to maintain accurate records/logs.
Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.
There's plenty to enjoy about Parkland's location in Dallas. Whatever your interests, you'll find Dallas will fit your life well. A cosmopolitan city, there’s a diversity of cultural, sporting, shopping and recreational opportunities here. And with more restaurants per capita than New York City, the dining options are both plentiful and delicious. Dallas is a great place to make a life where work and play, productivity and leisure are in perfect balance.
At Parkland, our professionals are fulfilling our commitment to the Dallas community. Continually pushing forward with the latest technology, tools and treatments, the staff at Parkland provides noteworthy care.
- We're a premier training center for the nation’s top physicians, serving as the primary teaching and research hospital for the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas.
- Our trauma and burn centers are recognized internationally—our regional burn center pioneered skin graft techniques, infection control and nutritional support for burn patients.
- Parkland delivers more babies each year than any other hospital in the country and our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit cares for more critically ill infants than any other hospital nationwide.