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Laboratory Assistant / Laboratory (Per Diem)

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St. Vincent's Medical Center


Bridgeport, CT

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Job Schedule: Per Diem
Standard Hours: 1
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details: rotating shifts, weekends and holidays

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St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport has more than 3,200 employees. It includes a 473-bed community teaching hospital, a 76-bed inpatient psychiatric facility in Westport, a large multispecialty provider group, and special needs services for adults and children. St. Vincent’s is the first hospital in Fairfield County to be integrated into the Hartford HealthCare network, and is the system’s second-largest hospital.


Job Summary:

Assists Medical Technologists in various tasks to ensure proper operation of the Chemistry Laboratory. In keeping with regulatory requirements, responsibility includes both automated and manual testing. Additional duties can include: Restock of reagents/supplies, performing instrument maintenance, Distribution of slides to pathologists, and assisting the specimen processing department. Assist the Chemistry department with all ancillary tasks such as cleaning molds, changing processors/strainers, melting blocks, and filing blocks and slides. Must have ability to work independently and organize multiple tasks, concentrate and pay attention to detail in a busy, fast paced environment.


  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • BS in Biology, Chemistry or related field preferred.
  • Must have word processing skills and excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to read, speak and write the English language

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