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Sanford Health Virology Tech - Infectious Disease - Sioux Falls in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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Facility: Sanford Center Building
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Address: 2301 East 60th St N, Sioux Falls, SD 57104, USA
Shift: Evening
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00
Starting Rate: $20.50

Department Details

Full-time position working the evening shift 2:00pm-10:30pm Monday-Friday. Primary responsibility will be set up/processing tasks in the Microbiology section of the Infectious Disease Lab.

Job Summary

Required to perform clinical laboratory testing to keep the department functioning smoothly. Perform duties to included, but not limited to: report generating. Will run complex instrumentation requiring advanced specialized training. Utilizes knowledge of scientific process for molecular extraction and amplification of nucleic acids. Comprehends numeric concepts and perform numeric calculations. Work with self-discipline, good judgment, and considerable independence while following established standards of practice. Overall will demonstrate technical competency and will consult with leadership when necessary. Recognize responsibilities of other laboratory and health care personnel and interact with respect for their jobs and patient care. Provide leadership in the education and training of new employees, students, other health care professionals, and the public.

Required to performs clinical laboratory testing, including manual and automated methods, in accordance with laboratory policies and procedures. Responsible for pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical phases of testing. Ensures all medical laboratory safety standards and quality requirements are met. Serves as a laboratory resource to other health care personnel. Must utilize critical and independent judgment in decision-making and problem-solving. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Scheduled work hours will vary based on the needs of the department or at the discretion of the supervisor. Employees are required to take call hours based on the needs/requirements of the department.


Bachelor's degree in Microbiology or related scientific field required.


Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Allied Health
Req Number: R-66746
Featured: No