Ascension Health Med Lab Asst II in Jacksonville, Florida

Job ID: 249542

Med Lab Asst II

Jacksonville, Florida


Additional Job Information

Title: Asst II - Med Lab

City, State: Jacksonville,FL

Location: SVM-St Vincent's Riverside

Department: Lab Support Services 003

Additional Job Details: Part-Time,Night, 48 hours,Bi-weekly

About Us

St. Vincent’s HealthCare, part of Ascension, is a faith-based, not-for-profit health system that has served the people of Jacksonville, Florida and the surrounding communities since 1873. From its humble beginning to its current status as a regional healthcare system, St. Vincent’s HealthCare is widely recognized for delivering personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Med Lab Asst II performs technical and clerical functions in one or more sections of the laboratory.


  • Assists with receiving, identifying, accessioning, processing and transporting specimens.

  • Maintains equipment and adequate stock of supplies.

  • Maintains work area in a safe, aseptic and organized manner.

  • Performs clerical duties which may include but are not limited to answering phones, data entry, and filing.

  • Assists in the operations of the assigned department and performs department specific specialized duties. Histology: Responsible for sending out testing, disposal of wastes, set up of tissue specimens including the preparation of cassettes for grossing, slides for cutting, operation of tissue processors, proper safety practices and additional tasks as directed. Specimen Processing: Outreach order entry, client electronic orders, toxicology set up, microbiology special ordering and additional tasks as directed.

  • Demonstrates high degree of skill, responsibility and problem solving in assigned department.

  • Laboratory Intern: Successfully completes all assigned education, activities, and clinical experiences set forth by the curriculum of the St. Vincent's Medical Center School of Medical Laboratory Science.

  • Provides customer service for internal and external client requests including reporting of lab results. Demonstrates appropriate interpersonal and communication skills.



  • HS or Equivalent

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

Work Experience:

  • Previous laboratory experience required.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking the "Apply Now" button. To apply later, return to the Employment page at

In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment Kiosks in the following locations:

St. Vincent's Medical Center Riverside, adjacent to Human Resources Employment and Employee Relations, Suite 1102 located at 1 Shircliff Way, Jacksonville, FL 32204 or at St. Vincent's Medical Center Southside in Human Resources, Suite 220 located in the Roger Main Building, 2nd floor, 4203 Belfort Road, Jacksonville, FL 32216

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Vincent's Healthcare (SVHC) will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9). This law applies to individuals hired, including PRN, part-time and temporary employees and students.

Additionally, St Vincent's Healthcare is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is a web based program administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS Verification Division, and the Social Security Administration that supplements the current I-9 eligibility verification process. The program determines whether the information provided by the new hire matches government records and whether the new hire is authorized to work in the United States.