Kaiser Permanente Laboratory Assistant (0.75 FTE, Travel Group) in TACOMA/OLYMPIA, Washington

Title: Laboratory Assistant (0.75 FTE, Travel Group) Location: WA - Tacoma/Olympia-Tacoma-Tacoma Specialty Medical Center Job Number: 173201

The Lab Assistant performs the pre-analytic phases of laboratory testing procedures and may also perform the analytic and post analytic phases of waived testing procedures. Duties include face-to-face and telephone customer service; computer data entry and retrieval, workplace cleanliness and maintenance. S/he is responsible for documentation of all activities, monitoring supplies, and compliance with all regulatory and accreditation requirements related to safety and lab testing. Responsible for following Kaiser Permanente Laboratory policies and procedures.

This position is a travel position that covers primarily the Olympia, Tacoma, Puyallup, Kent and Federal Way clinics .

Qualifications: Education Minimum Education Requirements High School Diploma/GED Preferred Education Some college phlebotomy and clinical laboratory training.

Knowledge/Skills Minimum Knowledge/Skills Requirements Basic computer skills; good written and verbal communication skills, customer service and problem-solving skills Preferred Knowledge/Skills Unspecified

Experience Minimum Experience Requirements None Required Preferred Experience Recent completion of a phlebotomy program or recent phlebotomy and clinical laboratory experience.

License/Certifications Minimum License/Certifications Requirements At time of hire Eligible for Washington State Department of Health issued credential: MA- Phlebotomist certification. Must apply within 7 days of hire and receive the credential within 60 days of hire. Preferred License/Certifications At time of hire Washington State Department of Health issued credential. MA- Phlebotomist certification prior to being hired.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.

Job: Laboratory Bargaining Unit: UFCW ProTech FTE: 0.75 Schedule: Part-time Shift: Day Job Days of shift: M-F Plus Weekends Hours of shift: Various Travel: Yes, 75 % of the Time Job level: Individual Contributor Job type: Standard Employee status: Regular J2W code: ALL1ED

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.