Medical Lab Tech Apprenticeship Fall 2023 - Colorado Springs
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Internal Number: 55113
Welcome to Centura Health:Welcome to Centura Health - the largest health ecosystem in Colorado and Kansas. Welcome to living your mission among thousands of people on fire to live theirs too. Welcome to options and possibility where you can chart the direction and flow of your career. Welcome to the freedom to believe in what you believe, and welcome to a family guided by shared values and a commitment to extending the healing ministry of Christ. Welcome to extremely important industry challenges and opportunities to solve complex problems. Welcome to highly intelligent teams and overflowing community. And welcome to wholeness of mind, body and spirit. Welcome to Centura Health.Flourishing Begins Here:You have a purpose, unique talents and NOW is the time to embrace it, live it and put it to work. At Centura Health, we value incredible people with incredible skills - but your commitment to a greater cause is something we value even more. This is the heartbeat of our organization and your time will be spent in a supportive, team environment with resources to help you flourish and leaders who care about your success. A laboratory professional responsible for performance of all levels of general testing within the analytical laboratory. Provides a high level of technical knowledge and application of that knowledge to department testing and clinical relevance. Consistently functions in a self-directed manner and exhibits complex problem solving skills. This program is designed to prepare qualified technicians to perform a variety of complex laboratory tests which play an important role in the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of many diseases and in the promotion of health. Through this apprenticeship, you'll be able to display entry-level skills in clinical laboratory areas such as: Blood Bank, Chemistry, Hematology, Immunology, Microbiology, Urinalysis, and general Lab Operations. Once you complete the program, you will be prepared to take the National Medical Laboratory Technician Certification wiht the skills to help you begin your career or further it. What You Bring/Job Requirements:The Medical Lab Tech Apprenticeship Program is open for application! Prior to submitting application, please visit our webpage [https://www.centura.org/careers/apprenticeships](https://www.centura.org/careers/training-programs) for more information and FAQ's. If you are not eligible for these programs, we encourage you to apply to our other exciting opportunities at [www.centura.org/careers](http://www.centura.org/careers) Location options for apprenticeship programs include:Penrose HospitalSt. Francis Medical Center Medical Lab Tech Apprentice Requirements:High School Diploma or GED requiredEnrolled in Arapahoe Community College Medical Lab Technician Program, requiredCompletion of pre-requisite course work as provided by Arapahoe Community College Medical Lab Technician Program, requiredMLA (ASCP) or Phlebotomy certification, such as PBT(ASCP) or equivalent certification preferred Pay Structure: The pay for this position is $18.00/hour with an incremental increase to $20.00 halfway through the program and a final pay of $23.94 upon certification. Program Start: The Medical Lab Tech Apprenticeship begins Fall 2023, in line with the start of the academic calendar. Apprentices are being identified this early, to ensure adequate time to complete all pre-requiste courses.Your Connected Community:When people and places align, incredible things happen. Just like the 21,000+ amazing associates who work here, every community within Centura Health's connected ecosystem has its own unique history, story and personality.Caring for Your Whole Well Being:At Centura, we offer incredible benefits that impact mind, body, and spirit to eligible associates. Our total rewards are designed with your well-being in mind and include three Health Insurance Plan Options, Dental, Vision, 401K with matching, medical FSA, Daycare FSA with company matching, and so much more! You can find a comprehensive list of our benefits [HERE.](https://centura.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=447276&hashed=-1090637925)
As the largest health care system in Colorado and western Kansas, working at Centura Health is more than a job. You and your colleagues will be connected in service and spirit, delivering on a promise to provide high-quality health care that is accessible, enabling and dedicated to healing the whole person. •With 17 hospitals and 250+ provider locations spanning Colorado and western Kansas, Centura Health is the largest health care system in the area. We are powered by incredible 6,000+ physicians and 21,000 best hearts & minds in health care on a mission to build flourishing communities & whole person care.