Summerville, South Carolina


SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Are you passionate about delivering superior, patient-centered care? At HCA Healthcare, we are committed to caring for patients with purpose and integrity. We care like family! Jump-start your career as a Medical Laboratory Technician today with Summerville Medical Center at our newest location Brighton Park ER.

We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Summerville Medical Center, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:

    • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
    • Paid Personal Leave
    • 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)
    • Identity Theft Protection discounts
    • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
    • Adoption Assistance
    • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues?  Join the Summerville Medical Center family! We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Medical Laboratory Technician to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!

The Medical Laboratory Technician performs tests and procedures in one or more areas of the clinical laboratory. The Medical Laboratory Technician is accountable for accurate results, the proper use of quality control materials and evaluation of those results.

  • You will demonstrate skill and knowledge in principles and routine procedures, interpret and respond appropriately according to policies and practices.
  • You will consult Laboratory Supervisor / Technical Manager or more experienced technologist when necessary to make final decisions on any issue pertaining to the laboratory.
  • You will organize, plan, and schedule workload to achieve efficiency and report results on a timely basis according to patient needs.
  • You will practice prescribed methods of collection, specimen and patient identification when receiving or collecting specimens.
  • You will performs daily maintenance procedures on equipment as required, assist in troubleshooting of equipment as necessary to insure proper operations for high quality test performance. Restock work area with supplies and reagents. Follow lab policy for receiving and dating supplies. Maintain awareness of supply stock and informs appropriate personnel of supply shortages before they are depleted.
  • You will adjust when necessary to increase workloads and stressful situations as they occur, maintaining professional demeanor and cooperative partnership with others.
  • You will perform and record results of quality control, documents corrective actions when results are not within defined limits. Perform CAP proficiency specimens as required. Participate in data collection for performance improvement indicators.
  • You will maintain a neat, well-kept work area; practice infection control, (i.e., hand washing and wearing personal protective equipment, for the protection of patient and self). 


Position Requirements:
  • Licensure/Certification/Registration:  Must be currently registered as a Medical Laboratory Technician by ASCP   
  • Education:  Requires Associates degree plus completion of a NAACLS approved MLT program
  • Experience: Prefer hospital laboratory experience
  • Shift: This is a day shift position 7 am to 7 pm that will rotate every other weekend.
Summerville Medical Center is a 120+ bed hospital with a 24-hour emergency room and comprehensive medical services. The facility enjoys an enviable reputation for its cardiac services, pediatrics and women’s service, including “home-like” birthing suites. Surgical services offered include orthopedic, reflux, robotic and weight loss surgeries. Summerville Medical Center is a five-star recipient for cardiovascular, neurosciences, critical care and patient safety outcomes according to a study released by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. This achievement is part of new findings and data featured in the Healthgrades 2019 report to the Nation.

In September we broke ground on a $10.4 million freestanding ED in Berkeley County, in an amazing suburban location just west of Charleston.

• 12 beds
• 10,800 square foot
• Adult & Pediatric Care
• Lab, Radiology, and telemedicine services for stroke and behavioral health
• Great location, just East of Lane Ave. & Normandy Blvd.
• Campus of Summerville Medical Center

The city of Summerville is where charm and southern hospitality blend gracefully with a modern and progressive atmosphere. Summerville, SC is rich in history with a focus on economic development that preserves the past while building for the future. Summerville is recognized as a nurturing community, where children can grow and develop. Minutes from historical Charleston and the beaches, our world-class sports venues and superior schools make Summerville truly a special place to work, live and play.

HCA Healthcare, the parent company of Summerville Medical Center, has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Medical Laboratory Technician opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.



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