Job Description

SMALL TOWN ,BIG, BEAUTIFUL OUTDOORS

Make yourself at home in our town, located at the edge of the Olympic National Forest in Clallam County, Washington. With a population of under 4,500 residents in the city, Forks is home to many FCH team members and patients. 

Accessible by car or bus, Forks is a scenic four-hour drive from Seattle or a five-hour drive from Portland. In town, you’ll find find a diverse population of residents working together to support one another and the local schools, small businesses, and organizations that make up our community. Just beyond the city limits, you can venture into the wilderness and explore the lush expanse of rainforest surrounding Forks or the protected Olympic Peninsula beaches.

ADVENTURE AWAITS YOU ON THE OLYMPIC PENINSULA

The area surrounding Forks is truly an outdoor paradise, ideal for a number of recreation pursuits that many of your future coworkers and neighbors enjoy. Forks Community Hospital offers flexible scheduling and grants time off requests whenever possible so our employees can get out for fishing, camping, hiking, kayaking, mountain biking and even surfing.

ABOUT THE JOB

The MT/MLT performs testing in Chemistry, Urinalysis, Serology, Hematology, Blood Bank and Bacteriology. Position will focus on Bacteriology. The MT/ MLT also collects blood specimens from patients and assists patients in collection of such specimens as urine, blood, feces, or tissue. Responsibilities include receiving specimens from outside clients, accessioning/ ordering tests in the Laboratory Information Systems (LIS) and processing specimens with referral to the Reference Laboratories.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required education/ training: Minimum of an Associates Degree and Graduate of a one-year Laboratory Training Program.

Preferred Experience: One year as an MT or MLT

Preferred Certification: Certified by one of the US National Laboratory Certifying Groups.

SALARY: $23.00 - $ 35.00 per hour, depending on education, certification and experience 

SHIFT: Full-time with rotating shifts and limited on-call rotation