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Full-Time MLT/ MT

Southwest Healthcare Services has an opportunity for a dependable Medical Lab Technologist to join our laboratory team. We are looking for a full-time tech to work flexible day shifts in our Critical Access Hospital, and Rural Health Clinic with rotating call on evenings and weekends.

Qualified candidates will receive a sign-on bonus, relocation assistance, competitive wage and benefit package, as well as opportunities for up to $15,000 in student loan repayment assistance.

Southwest Healthcare Services fosters an environment that promotes professional growth, enabling our employees to excel in their careers through continuing education opportunities while acquiring a broad experience in caring for patients of all ages.

Job Description:

Responsible for pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical phases of testing.  Works independently to obtain accurate, timely patient results.  This position also requires effective communication and teamwork.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Phlebotomy and specimen collection                    
  • Ability to use laboratory computer systems
  • Quality control and documentation                                                                                       
  • Maintenance and calibrations of all analyzers
  • Accurate, timely patient results 
  • Proficiency testing
  • DOT/non-DOT drug collections and breath alcohol testing
  • Participates in quality improvement and departmental goal projects
  • Participates in accrediting agency surveys                                                                  


  • Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology, Microbiology, Chemistry, Biology or nationally recognized certification for Medical Technology (ASCP, HEW, ABOR or other accredited agency).
  • Must also currently hold or be eligible for North Dakota licensure as MT or MLT.
  • Must obtain and maintain current DOT and non-DOT drug collection and breath alcohol testing certifications.

New graduates welcome!