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Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) – Part-Time

Posted on: January 5, 2023
Medical Laboratory Scientist

Website Avera St Benedict Health Center

Avera St Benedict Health Center
Parkston, SD
Part Time
Day Shift
6:30am-3:30pm and 8:30am-5:00pm; 48hrs/2wks
Join the team at Avera!
Award Winning Health Care:  Avera has been named among the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems, Forbes list of America’s Best-in-State Employers and Level 10 Most Wired Health Care Organization by CHIME.

Culture:  Be part of a multidisciplinary team built on teamwork, with compassion and the goal of Moving Health Forward for you and our patients. Work where you matter.

You Belong at Avera:  Competitive pay, front-loaded PTO and options for free health insurance, sign-on bonuses, various shifts to fit your lifestyle and opportunities for career growth.


Exciting opportunity to join the Avera Laboratory as a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) in one of the top labs in the nation!


Position Highlights:

This position is eligible for Avera’s Student Loan Repayment Program, which helps you pay off your loans and save money. Each month an extra payment of $167 (up to $10,000) from Avera will help pay down your principal balance faster.
Do you like working with people? Direct patient contact in the hospital and clinic with adults, pediatrics, and geriatrics.
Job Summary

The Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) is responsible for the day-to-day operations of laboratory instrumentation or disciplines including supply inventory, quality control, calibration and reagent preparation.
Accurately perform complex clinical laboratory testing following established procedure.
Communicate data and pertinent technical information to appropriate departments, healthcare providers and individuals in timely fashion.
Provide instructions on proper pre-analytical specimen collection, specimen handing, and storage guidelines for various body fluids.
Education and/or Experience

Associate’s degree in Medical Laboratory Technology from an accredited two year college program or technical school; or Bachelor’s degree in Medical Laboratory Science and completion of NAACLS accredited Medical Laboratory Scientist program; or a Bachelors degree in a related science and one to two years of experience/training acceptable to the ASCP or AMT for the Medical Laboratory Scientist required.
Six months to one year of related experience or training preferred.
Certification, Licensure, Registration

Certification as Medical Laboratory Technician from the ASCP, AMT, or equivalent required within 12 months of hire.

Work Schedule

6:30am-3:30pm and 8:30am-5:00pm; 48 hours per pay period

The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience. 

$21.00 – $30.25 Per Hour

To apply for this job please visit pm.healthcaresource.com.