Providence Health & Services Laboratory Assistant II in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Laboratory Assistant II (Anatomic Pathology, Variable Shift, 1.0 FTE, Full-Time) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska.

In this position, you will:

  • Under supervision provide efficient, accurate, and courteous service for PAMC physicians and employees.

  • Assist the laboratory department and various sections in ensuring order accuracy and specimen integrity, along with receipt of specimens.

  • Accurately enter data into hospital and laboratory computer systems related to patient billing and charting.

  • Measure, aliquot, and prepare specimens for testing.

  • Perform laboratory assistant duties in one or more of the following areas: sendouts, microbiology, and/or pathology.

  • Maintain a clean, professional personal appearance.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 2 years of laboratory experience

  • Computer and customer service skills

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Additional education in science, medical coursework, or laboratory training

  • Phlebotomy experience

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Lab (Medical Technologist, Medical Lab Technologist)

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 187356