Lab Assistant – Global Logistics

Mayo Clinic

Job title:

Lab Assistant – Global Logistics


Mayo Clinic

Job description

Why Mayo ClinicMayo Clinic is top-ranked in more specialties than any other care provider according to U.S. News & World Report. As we work together to put the needs of the patient first, we are also dedicated to our employees, investing in competitive compensation and – to take care of you and your family, now and in the future. And with continuing education and advancement opportunities at every turn, you can build a long, successful career with Mayo Clinic. You’ll thrive in an environment that supports innovation, is committed to ending racism and supporting diversity, equity and inclusion, and provides the resources you need to succeed.ResponsibilitiesThe laboratory assistant is responsible for biological (e.g. blood, urine) specimen receipt, identification verification, processing and storage. The laboratory assistant is also responsible for performing a variety of clerical, processing, and other laboratory duties that include maintaining supply inventory, filing, stocking, receiving shipments, and cleaning. The laboratory assistant works with various computer information systems on a daily basis.The Global Logistics Team is looking for laboratory assistants. As a laboratory assistant you will be a member of a diverse, agile team responsible for biological specimen receipt, identification verification, processing and storage. In addition, you will perform a variety of clerical, processing, and other laboratory duties that include maintaining supply inventory, filing, stocking, receiving shipments, and cleaning. You will actively partner with team members by fostering an inclusive work environment and respecting others with different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. In addition to gaining clinical laboratory experience, you will have many opportunities for career advancement within Global Logistics. Don’t miss out!Visit the to watch a brief video of Danielle discussing her role as a Lab Assistant at Mayo Clinic.This position is located at the Superior Drive Support Center where immediate parking is available.Individuals hired to this position are required to complete 2 years in this position before becoming eligible to apply for other positions within Mayo Clinic.**This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship; Also, Mayo Clinic DOES NOT participate in the F-1 STEM OPT extension program.QualificationsA high school diploma or equivalent is required.*The employee must have a DOT Certification or be willing to obtain one before employment.Additional Qualifications / Application Requirements

  • All applicants must attach a cover letter and resume to their application to be considered for this position.
  • Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology/Mayo Collaborative Services (DLMP/MCS) employees that have been in their current lab/position for less than 2 years must attach an early release approval from their supervisor.
  • Internal applicants must attach their 3 most recent performance appraisals.
  • Needs to be able to back up a box truck to a loading dock.
  • Knowledge of laboratory functions and medical terminology preferred.
  • Science background preferred.
  • 1-2 years medical experience preferred.
  • Ability to stay organized, prioritize, and shift gears in a busy environment.
  • Conscientious of details and strict safety requirements for handling chemicals, reagents, and infectious agents.
  • Ability to work independently and as a contributing team member.
  • Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing.
  • Experienced with computers, keyboarding, and telephone operations.
  • Flexibility

International/foreign trained applicants, it is the responsibility of the applicant to provide Mayo Clinic the following transcript information in your application:

  • MUST have a DETAILED equivalency evaluation. The applicant is responsible for the cost associated with obtaining the equivalency evaluation.
  • MUST show US equivalent degree
  • Evaluation MUST be completed from an organization listed as a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES)

OR the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. (AICE)License/CertificationsThis position requires you to have a valid Minnesota driver’s license with an excellent driving record.Exemption StatusNonexemptCompensation DetailRequired education, experience, tenure, and internal equity will be considered when job offers are extended. The pay range for Laboratory Assistant is $17.63 – $23.67 per hour.Benefits EligibleYesScheduleFull TimeHours/Pay Period80Schedule DetailsSchedule will be a rotation of 3 weeks of Monday – Friday and 2 weeks of Tuesday – Saturday. Rotating shifts will be: 5:30am – 2:00pm 8:00am – 4:30pm 9:00am – 5:30pmWeekend ScheduleSaturday rotation will be 3 weeks off and 2 weeks on.International AssignmentNoSite DescriptionJust as our reputation has spread beyond our Minnesota roots, so have our locations. Today, our employees are located at our three major campuses in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, Jacksonville, Florida, Rochester, Minnesota, and at Mayo Clinic Health System campuses throughout Midwestern communities, and at our international locations. Each Mayo Clinic location is a special place where our employees thrive in both their work and personal lives.Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity EmployerAs an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.RecruiterJenny Stephens

Expected salary

$17.63 – 23.67 per hour


Rochester, MN

Job date

Wed, 19 Jun 2024 07:31:15 GMT

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