This position works as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist when needed. The primary responsibility is for complete operation of at least one of the clinical sections in the Laboratory. This includes Policy & Procedures, Quality Control, Supplies, Maintenance, and accrediting inspections. These positions in the Laboratory report either to the Technical Supervisor or to the Administrative Director.
Essential Values-Based Leadership and Management Competencies: Demonstrates competencies in line with the four core values that are the foundation of all activities performed by management employees in order to achieve the Mission of the St. Joseph Health System (see attached behavioral definitions of competencies):
Dignity: Demonstrates competence in communication and interpersonalrelations as guided in our Standards of Behavior. Models and upholds our core values.
Excellence: Demonstrates competence in continuous improvement, continuous learning, accountability, and teamwork, motivating and developing others, problem-solving and decision making, displaying financial understanding, managing daily operations, and demonstrating business/job specific knowledge.
Service: Demonstrates competence in customer/patient focus, adaptability, and shaping change.
Justice: Demonstrates competence in community orientation, stewardship, and strategic planning and action.
Education High school diploma or equivalent and/or required work experience
Experience Five years experience as a Medical Technologist in a hospital Clinical Laboratory
Training I year internship – prerequisite to the State Examination
License / Certification Current California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License
Department Orientation Program within 30 days of hire – D00045
Unit Specific competency within 90 days of hire – U00004
Knowledge/skills/abilities Excellent oral and written communication skills
Additional Salary Information: Sign On Bonus Eligible
Established in 1956, St. Joseph Health, St. Mary, is a 206-bed acute care facility celebrating more than 55 years of healing in the High Desert. St. Mary is home to the High Desert's only comprehensive cardiovascular surgery program. St. Mary is also home to a da Vinci Surgery System, making the Medical Center the first provider of robotic surgery in the High Desert. St. Mary Medical Center's dedi...cation to serving the Victor Valley has remained intrinsic to its core values of Hospitality, Dignity, Justice, Service, and Excellence. The Medical Center is fully accredited by the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP).