St. Joseph Health Medical Technologist - Full Time/Days in Lubbock, Texas

Job Summary:Under the direction of the Section Supervisor, the Medical Technologist employs professional knowledge and judgement to perform technical, physical, clerical and quality assurance functions in the department.Essential Functions:1.Performs various chemical, microscopic, morphologic and other tests as assigned, independently,and in accordance with established procedures and policies.2.Evaluates the validity of results, accurately records and reports results.3.Performs quality control, standardization curves, calibration, and equipment maintenanceprocedures as directed; recognizes and reports problems and documents corrective action.4.Responsible for the completion of all procedures scheduled during the work shift, and formaintaining a clean, neat and organized work area.5.Performs various technical and clerical tasks related to receiving, processing, and instrumentinterfaces related to departmental operating functions.6.Effectively uses all computer equipment, programs, and instrument interfaces related todepartmental operating functions.7.Maintains required records and prepares various reports, as requested. Minimum Position Qualifications:Education:Bachleors degree or equivalent to meet CLIA requirements.Bachelors degree in Medical Technology or Clinical Lab Science or equivalent science.Preferred Position Qualifications:Certification by the Board of Registry of the American Society for Clinical Pathology.Minimum of one [1] year work experience in a clinical laboratory, preferably in a hospital setting.

Covenant Health is celebrating nearly 100 years of serving Lubbock and our South Plains region. As the oldest and largest health system in Lubbock and the region, we currently employ over 5,200 people with a medical staff of over 600 physicians.For nearly 100 years, Covenant has been driven by a mission of providing a Christian ministry of healing and caring for the whole person - mind, body and spirit. Our vision and differentiator is we are the only faith-based, integrated health network in the West Texas/eastern New Mexico region dedicated to a Christian ministry of healing.As an expression of our mission, we believe we hold an important Covenant with our patients and try and treat every interaction as Sacred Encounters.Our ministry includes six hospitals with over 1,100 licensed beds: Covenant Medical Center - CMC Covenant Children’s Covenant Specialty Covenant Plainview - PLV Covenant Levelland - LVL Trustpoint (joint venture: Rehab Hospital of Lubbock) Covenant Medical Group (CMG) Covenant Health Partners Hospice of LubbockCovenant Health's total service area includes 25 counties that covers most of West Texas and eastern New Mexico. The service area covers approximately 750,000 people and approximately 35,000 square miles.