Senior Laboratory Technologist - Microbiology job

company building MaineGeneral Health location Augusta, ME







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Job Summary:MaineGeneral Health. We’re With You. Be With Us

MaineGeneral Health is a comprehensive non-profit system with the mission of enhancing, every day, the health of our patients, our families and our communities.

If you are looking for the opportunity to support your friends, family, and your community through your work at MaineGeneral Health...Come be with us.

Job Description:

The Role:

MaineGeneral Health is currently seeking a Medical Laboratory Technician/Technologist to join our team of professionals. We are a CAP accredited, 24/7 lab that is responsible for over 1 million tests annually for the central Maine Community. Built around a people first model – we are committed to our employees’ well-being, growth, work-life balance. MGH offers established career ladders and ongoing commitment to our employees.

The Opportunity:

Heroes work here! MaineGeneral Health is offering an exciting opportunity to work in our state of the art laboratory as a Senior Laboratory Tech.

MGH is a teaching lab. We have three amazing campuses in the Augusta and Waterville areas.

The Work:

  • Serves as a consultant to laboratory staff and other clinical staff as needed.

  • Performs precise diagnostic/analytic testing and collection of specimens. Interprets, documents and reports test results.

  • Performs and evaluates quality control testing and executes instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.

  • Verifies analytic accuracy, precision, sensitivity for test methods.

  • Provides excellent communication and interpersonal skills with all laboratory personnel, internal and external customers.

  • Utilizes problem solving and critical thinking to ensure quality management standards are met.

You Have:

  • Certification by American Society of Clinical Pathologists -; Medical Laboratory Technician: MLT (ASCP)

  • OR Medical Laboratory Scientist: MLS (ASCP) or MT (ASCP) required.

  • OR Certification by American Medical Technologists -; Medical Laboratory Technician: MLT (AMT)

  • OR Medical Technologist: MT (AMT) required.

Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40

Scheduled Work Shift:

Job Exempt: No


Supporting all aspects of our employees’ wellness – physical, emotional and financial – is a critical component of being a great place to work. With the wide range of benefits and programs available, employees have the resources they need to be well at every stage of life and plan for the future.

Physical Wellness:

  • We offer quality health, dental, and vision benefits and wellness programs and resources to provide employees access to resources for a healthy lifestyle and help manage health care costs.

  • Employees have access to industry-leading leave for new parents.

  • A generous earned time plan is offered to all employees - We believe employees need and deserve time away from work to observe holiday, be with family, go on vacation, or simply take care of themselves.

Emotional Wellness:

When life gets challenging, employees have access to our Employee Assistance Program for employees and anyone in their household.

Financial Wellness:

  • An employee discount program is available to all employees for services provided by MaineGeneral Medical Center.

  • Tuition Reimbursement is available to all employees to further develop skills and career.

  • We offer eligible employees up to 2% of eligible pay in 403(b) company-matching contributions plus another 2% in the 401(a) retirement income plan.

  • Three insurance plans are available to protect your family from the sudden loss of income in the event of your death, terminal illness or serious injury from accident.

  • We offer both short-term and long-term disability insurance to replace a portion of your income if you become disabled and cannot work for a period of time.

Career Mobility:

Helping our employees develop their skills and grow their careers is critical to how we retain our talent and sustain our business. We do this by offering our teammates a variety of leadership-supported programs and learning and development resources for every stage of their professional development. We know that our employees are our most valuable resource – they’re how we grow our business and care for our community.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability Assistive technologies are available. Application assistance for those requesting reasonable accommodation to the career site is available by contacting HR at (207) 861-3440 .

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability: In furtherance of MaineGeneral's policy regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, MaineGeneral has developed a written Affirmative Action Program which sets forth the policies, practices and procedures that MaineGeneral is committed to in order to ensure that its policy of nondiscrimination and affirmative action is accomplished.

The Affirmative Action Plan for Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities is available for inspection by any employee or candidate for employment upon request, during normal business hours, in the Human Resources Department. Assistive technologies are available. Application assistance for those requesting reasonable accommodation to the career site is available by contacting HR at (207) 861-3440 . EEO is Law (

 This position is open. This job was posted on Fri Sep 15 2023 and expires on Sun Oct 15 2023.
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MaineGeneral Health
General Hospitals& Outpatient Care Centers
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MaineGeneral Health is a non-profit Health Care Services & hospital organization. It was established in 1997 and has its headquarters in Augusta, ME, the USA with a mission of enhancing, every day, the health of the people of the r Kennebec Valley. At present, it has about 5000 employees. The company offers a variety of health care facilities for individuals of all ages, in a range of care. MaineGeneral Health has a focus on clinical excellence, patient and family experience, and financial strength. The organization offers careers like; Medical Assistant /COVID Tester, Laboratory technician, Lead analyst, admission Rep., and Office assistant, etc. Job benefits which it offers include; training to employees in; Family medicine, Cardiology, Emergency medicine, Hospitalist services, Orthopedics, Surgery and Sports medicine, Health Insurance, paid holidays, Employee Discount, and retirement plan.

$100M to $500M
35 Medical Center Pkwy., Augusta, ME, 04330, and others
General Hospitals, Outpatient Care Centers
Chuck Hays
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