St. Luke's Health System

Medical Lab Scientist 2

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Clinical Technologist / Technicians
Work Unit
Laboratory Elmore Hospital
Position Type
Work Schedule
Requisition ID
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US-ID-Mountain Home
Work Location : Name
895 N 6th E St, Mountain Home, Elmore Medical Center


St. Luke’s Health System in Mountain Home, Idaho is seeking a Medical Lab Scientist 2 to join our Mountain Home Laboratory team.


Unit/Position Summary

The Medical Lab Scientist 2 is responsible for performing routine tests in clinical laboratories for use in treatment and diagnosis of diseases. Handles moderately complex issues and problems and possesses solid working knowledge of subject matter. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. A general degree of creativity and latitude is required. May act as a mentor/trainer to junior members of team. This is a full-time day shift position. 


  • Tests specimens in an accurate, organized and prioritized manner following laboratory procedures and policies to ensure quality and time guidelines in accordance with all regulatory agency requirements.
  • Collects a variety of specimens as required by specific section needs, with skill and sensitivity to needs of the patient.
  • Ensures specimens are properly identified, collected, labeled and stored.
  • Performs instrument maintenance according to section procedures.
  • May provide mentorship & training to others.
  • Maintains inventory of supplies.
  • Maintains a safe and clean working environment.
  • Follows department policy maintaining all necessary records and documentation.
  • Ensures input is accurate and complete.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Education: Bachelorof Science degree.
  • Experience: 2years’ experience.
  • Certification: Must haveone of the following:
    • Blood Banking (ASCP_BB)
    • Chemistry (ASCP_C)
    • Cytogenetics (CYGT)
    • Hematology (ASCP_H)
    • Microbiology (ASCP_M)
    • Molecular Biology (ASCP_MB)
    • Medical Lab Scientist(ASCP_MLS)
    • Medical Technologist (ASCP_MT or AMT_MT)

Why St. Luke's

A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke’s Health System. We are the state’s largest employer with more than 15,000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. We’re proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue this same tradition of excellence.




About City

With a close-knit, rural community of 15,000, Mountain Home lies on the eastern edge of a broad high-desert valley surrounded by vast acreages of public land. Lying a few miles east are the Boise National Forest, and the Danskin and Bennett Mountain Ranges, with peaks rising to over 8,000 feet. Located just 40 minutes southeast of Idaho’s capital city of Boise and home to Mountain Home Air Force Base, residents benefit from a cost of living roughly fifteen percent less than the national average. The city enjoys clean air, low crime rate and an abundance of recreational opportunities.   


Learn more about what Mountain Home has to offer you: 

City of Mountain Home | Bruneau Dunes State Park | Fishing at C.J. Strike Reservoir | Anderson Ranch Reservoir | Desert Canyon Golf Course | Mountain Home Historical Museum | Sled the Trinities | Mtn Home Country Music Festival | Downtown Revitalization Plan 



*St. Luke’s is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.


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