Job Description

Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital


Ontonagon, MI


Shifts: Varied


For a 2nd year in a row, Aspirus has been recognized as one of the top 15 Top Health Systems in the United States by IBM Watson in their annual study identifying the top-performing health systems in the country based on overall organizational performance.


Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital is currently seeking a Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical Lab Technician (MLT)  to support our laboratory.  While specific tasks may vary general responsibilities include:

*          Conducts laboratory testing on patient specimens including: chemical and hematological testing of blood or body fluids, and microbiological cultures of various body sites.

LOCATION:  Ontonagon, MI " Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital


Candidates should possess following skills:


*          Meticulous attention to detail

*          Critical thinking skills

*          Able to make decisions dependent on an in-depth knowledge of laboratory techniques, principles, instruments and their inter-relationship



Candidates should possess one or more of the following:

*          Associate's or Bachelor's degree in a chemical, physical or biological science or Medical Laboratory Technology, with at least 60 semester hours of courses including at least 25 semester hours of coursework related to Clinical Laboratory Sciences, such as courses in chemical or biological science, mathematics and/or computer science (no more than 6 semester hours of math or computer science may be used toward the 25 hour requirement).

*          Previous experience in a clinical laboratory preferred.

*          Understanding and tactful with patients, visitors and co-workers.

*          Has the ability to handle pressure and stress with composure and emotional stability.

*          Personally committed to strive for excellence in quality of laboratory service provided.


Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital, a licensed 25-bed Critical Access Hospital is dedicated to serving the residents of Ontonagon county and the surrounding area. You will find a wide range of services, some of which you might not normally expect to find in a small rural setting including a 46-bed skilled nursing unit and rehabilitation and fitness center.  Our average admissions are 700 per year with 3,000 annual ER visits. We also have in/outpatient therapies at our Fitness Center.

Ontonagon is located in Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula, on the south shore of Lake Superior and close to the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park and Ottawa National Forest.  Purchase a beautiful home on the sandy shores of Lake Superior at an extremely affordable price. Step out your front door and have immediate access to activities that include superb lake fishing, trout streams, boating, camping, hiking, hunting, ATV trails, downhill & cross-country skiing and snowmobiling.

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