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Job Title: Phlebotomy Technician

Job Summary: We are seeking a skilled Phlebotomy Technician to join our medical team. The successful candidate will be responsible for drawing blood from patients, preparing specimens for laboratory testing, and maintaining accurate records of patient information. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.


  • Draw blood from patients using venipuncture or capillary puncture techniques
  • Prepare specimens for laboratory testing and ensure proper labeling and storage
  • Verify patient information and maintain accurate records of blood draws and specimen collections
  • Follow established safety protocols and infection control procedures
  • Assist with patient care and provide excellent customer service
  • Perform basic laboratory tests and maintain laboratory equipment
  • Participate in continuing education and training to stay current with industry standards and best practices


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Completion of an accredited phlebotomy training program
  • Certification as a Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to handle confidential information with discretion
  • Flexibility to work varying shifts and weekends as needed

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination
  • Visual acuity and color perception

Salary and Benefits: Salary for this position will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, paid time off, and retirement savings options.

Equal Opportunity Employer: We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Phlebotomy Technician

What is the best way to find and hire a Phlebotomy Technician near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Phlebotomy Technician applicants. Employers posting their Phlebotomy Technician job on Indeed get about 13 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Phlebotomy Technician applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Phlebotomy Technician are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 9 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 17 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Phlebotomy Technician positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Phlebotomy Technician role?
SMS has 95% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Phlebotomy Technician job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Phlebotomy Technicians are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 158% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Phlebotomy Technician applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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