Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) - Full Time

Posted: 09/11/2022

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 Laboratoryone 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.
  • Gain valuable experience with multiple areas of expertise: Phlebotomy, Microbiology, Blood Bank, Hematology, Chemistry, and Serology
  • Do you like working with people?  The position has direct patient contact in the hospital and clinic with adults, pediatrics and geriatrics.
  • Compensation: Immediately Avera starts you with great wages, excellent benefits including health, dental, paid time off, and generous retirement.
  • Job Satisfaction: Positively impact patients you serve each day.
Job Summary
  • Responsible for expeditious and accurate performance of routine clinical laboratory tests and basic clinical laboratory functions.
Education and/or Experience
  • Associate's degree in MLT or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school required.
Certification, Licensure, Registration
  • Certification as Medical Laboratory Technician from the ASCP or AMT required within 12 months of hire.
Work Schedule
  • Varied Shifts, 72 hours every 2 weeks:
    • Every third weekend
    • Every third holiday
    • No call time
The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience. 
  • $21.00 - $30.25