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Tufts Medicine Clinical Lab Assistant in Lowell, Massachusetts

This is a fantastic opportunity for Clinical Lab Assistant to be part of a Magnet recognized community hospital, where our mission is to put patients first in everything we do. At Lowell General Hospital we have an ambitious vision to Be One of the Best Community Hospitals in America and Clinical Lab Assistants play a key part in accomplishing this pursuit.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Accurately identifies patients and specimens per policy.

  • Assesses specimen appropriateness and maintains specimen integrity throughout the collection and processing.

  • Ensures appropriate centrifugation, preparation, and aliquoting of specimens, as needed per ordered tests.

  • Assists with inventory management of reagents and supplies as directed, including promptly notifying supervisor of low inventory and documenting open dates on supplies as required by policy.

  • Maintains an organized work environment to enable another to take over job duties.

  • Demonstrates proficient use of the Laboratory Information System.

  • Performs routine maintenance on specific equipment as directed in accordance with policy and procedure.

  • Participates in training of new staff members.

  • Performs basic laboratory testing and/or planting of cultures while applying age-specific concepts to assess patient data for all patient populations served.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

  • Prefer Medical Technology/MLS students

    What We Offer:

  • Competitive salaries & benefits

  • 403(b) retirement plan with company match

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Free on-campus parking

    About Lowell General Hospital: Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second largest community hospital in Massachusetts. We have the latest state-of-the-art technology and a full range of medical and surgical services for patients, from newborns to seniors. Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.