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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Medical Laboratory Technician - Plainview in Plainview, Texas

Covenant Health is seeking a Full-time, Day Shift Medical Laboratory Technician with Laboratory Services Department at Covenant Plainview.

Job Summary:

Under direction of the Section Supervisor, the Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) employs professional knowledge and judgment to perform technical, physical, clerical and quality assurance functions in the department.

Essential Functions:

  • Performs various chemical, microscopic, morphologic and other tests as assigned, independently, and in accordance with established procedures and policies.

  • Evaluates the validity of results obtained, accurately records and reports results.

  • Responsible for the completion of all procedures scheduled during the work shift, and for maintaining a clean, neat and organized work area.

  • Performs various technical and clerical tasks related to receiving, processing, and instrument interfaces related to departmental operating functions.

  • Effectively uses all computer equipment, programs, and instrument interfaces related to departmental operating functions.

Minimum Position Requeirements


Associate's Degree Basic Science. Or equivalent educ/experience.

Preferred Position Qualifications:


  • 6 months Work experience in a clinical laboratory, in a hospital setting.

Licenses and Certifications:

  • Certification by the Board of Registry of the American Society for Clinical Pathology.

Covenant Health is celebrating over 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 over 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 Lubbock

Covenant 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.

Covenant provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Covenant complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Positions specified as “on call, per diem” refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as “as needed basis” to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Covenant Health

Category: Medical Lab Technologist

Req ID: R347828