We Are Hiring:
Title: Lead - Medical Technologist
Location: St Vincent's East – Trussville,
Department: General Lab Anc 001
Shift: 2:00pm-12:00am; Monday – Sunday;
are offering a $5,000 SIGN ON Bonus for New
Ascension St. Vincent’s East is licensed for 362 beds and is
located just 15 minutes from downtown. It sits between Irondale and
Trussville, AL and is the second largest Ascension hospital in the
Birmingham area. Situated on a hill overlooking the beautiful
community of Trussville, AL, this hospital has a suburb feel which
appeals to those outlying communities that prefer not to drive
St. Vincent’s East provides all the service lines that our downtown
hospital provides except for Birth Suites and NICU which is
exclusive to our downtown location. It is the home for our
only Behavioral Health service line and offers a level III
Great location with a suburb feel for those not wanting to drive
Part of the largest faith based, not for profit hospitals in
Free and easy parking.
Longstanding presence in the community.
Excellent staff that provides care for those in their
What You Will Do:
As a Lead Medical Lab
Technologist with St. Vincent's Health System, you will have the
opportunity to lead the daily activities of the assigned laboratory
What You Will Need:
Oversees the direction and operation of the
Assigns and schedules work for assigned shifts.
Prepares daily and weekly time and attendance reports. Problem
solves and provides technical assistance to staff.
Performs various clinical laboratory tests,
analyzes and interprets test results, and ensures accuracy of
Conducts and attends regular department
Assists with data collection or special projects
for difficult cases.
Demonstrates in depth knowledge of the policies
and procedures for patient preparation, sample requirements,
specimen collection, and pre-analytical factors that affect sample
Oversees the documentation and submission of all
required laboratory, departmental and staff
Licensure / Certification /
- One or more of the following:
- Medical Technologist (ASCP) credentialed from the American
Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP-BOC)
obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
- Medical Lab Scientist (ASCP) credentialed from the American
Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification
(ASCP-BOC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
- Medical Tech credentialed from the American Board of
Bioanalysis (AAB) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer
- Medical Tech credentialed from the American Medical
Technologists (AMT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer
- Bachelor’s degree in medical technology, medical laboratory
scientist, human sciences or education qualifications as
stated per CLIA requirements.
- 2 years of experience required.
degree in Medical Technology with 2 years experience
Why Join Our Team:
Ascension St. Vincent's has been serving Birmingham and
surrounding communities for more than 120 years. We employ over
4,800 associates across five hospitals in addition to outpatient
health centers, physician offices, rehabilitation centers and more.
Ascension St. Vincent’s is committed to providing compassionate,
personalized care for all, including our associates. We offer a
place of respect and inclusion, as well as a rich learning
environment with countless opportunities for career growth and
professional development. If you are looking to make an immediate
impact in your community, we invite you to explore a career with
Ascension St. Vincent's today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 160,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team
Ascension St. Vincent Health System is an Equal Employment
Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and
Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard
to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual
orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status,
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