Wellspan Vacancies – Medical Laboratory Scientist II – Point of Care – Days (Certified)

WellSpan Health


Part Time Days

Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Laboratory Team Leader or Manager, performs a variety of technical and general duties at an advanced skill level. Functions in one or more laboratory division. Functions independently with minimal supervision.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs routine and/or specialized testing and procedures with supervision as appropriate.
  • Performs a variety of duties at progressively greater skill levels under varying degrees of supervision, records results. May operate a variety of laboratory instruments.
  • Performs quality control and instrument check procedures and maintains related records.
  • Oversees the work of other personnel by training, allocating and monitoring work. Performs work of a similar nature.
  • Performs surveys and does comparative analyses of work units; may participate in research activities and investigates new products, equipment, techniques, methodologies, and introduces, demonstrates, effects, and recommends as is appropriate.
  • Inoculates, cultivates, classifies, and identifies microorganisms found in bodily fluids, exudates, skin scrapings, autopsy and surgical specimens in order to provide data on cause, treatment, and prevention of infectious diseases.
  • May group or type blood of donors and recipients. May determine compatibility of donor blood products with intended recipient.
  • May perform chemical and/or immunological tests to identify and/or quantitate substances found in blood and other body fluids.
  • Counts, describes morphology of, and performs specialized studies on blood and other body fluid cells. Performs coagulation testing.
  • May consult with medical staff and other health care providers on matters relating to laboratory services.
  • Trains other employees in day-to-day procedures.
  • Participates in department specific and/or system-wide projects of varying scope and duration.
  • Assists in implementing policies and procedures for department operation.
  • Enters or retrieves data from established computer files.


  • Minimum Experience:
    • 2 – 3 years
  • Minimum Education:
    • Bachelor’s Degree
    • As part of CAP requirements, copy of college diploma and transcript required upon hire.
  • Minimum Field Of Expertise:
    • Medical technology or a related science
  • Preferred Experience:
    • 3 – 5 years
  • Required Certification:
    • Experienced certified generalist e.g., MLS (ASCP), or categorical certification (e.g., H(ASCP), M(ASCP), etc.) or AMT
  • Physical Demands:
    • Mostly sedentary work
    • Occasional prolonged standing/walking
    • Occasionally lifts supplies/equipment
    • Manual dexterity and mobility
    • Occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching
  • Skills:
    • Good communication and computer skills
    • Req Protective Equipment-
      • Eye Protection
      • Face Protection
      • Lab Coat or Apron
      • Mask
      • Non-Sterile Medical Gloves
      • Sterile Medical Gloves

Job Details:

Company: WellSpan Health

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: WellSpan Health

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