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Brockton Hospital Phlebotomist in Brockton, Massachusetts

Signature Healthcare is Southeastern Massachusetts’ premier local provider of quality, personalized medical services. We are comprised of the award-winning not-for-profit Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital; Signature Medical Group (SMG), a multi-specialty physician group of more than 150 physicians practicing in 18 ambulatory locations. We believe our distinctive Signature Healthcare team approach is the way healthcare should be: medical professionals across many locations communicating and collaborating, taking advantage of technologies and resources to make a difference in the lives and health of our patients.

Position Summary:

The primary objective is to obtain an appropriate, sufficient patient specimen that is labeled per laboratory policy in a professional manner with the least amount of discomfort to the patient.

Location: 110 Liberty Street, Brockton, MA

Department: Laboratory

This is a full-time 40-hour/ week position


  • Perform venipunctures and capillary punctures on patients and identify and label specimens

  • Instruct patients on urine collection and timed testing (glucose / lactose tolerances / sperm counts)

  • Notification of inability to obtain specimen to receptionist and or doctor and the documentation of such.

  • Processing of specimen: logging, numbering, centrifugation and computer entry

  • Prompt notification of “STAT” test request and or timed test completion to testing staff and or laboratory assistant.

  • Adherence to laboratory policies (fire/safety/ OSHA/CLIA)

  • Inventory: maintain on going inventory of venipuncture and reference supplies

  • Maintain work area: clean, disinfect and dispose of biohazard waste per laboratory policy

  • Weighing and documentation of OBGYN patients

  • Draw “STAT” specimens in Doctors areas

  • Routine pick-up of specimens from Doctors areas (as time / staffing permits)

  • Maintain Patient confidentially

  • Dress according to laboratory dress code

  • Perform limited specimen testing (urine dips / occult cards) per managers permission

  • Communicate in a manner that promotes professionalism with patients, co-workers and staff

  • Assist in training new employees.

  • Must be able to work independently without immediate supervision

  • Must be able to Open and Close the Lab

  • Must be able to draw all patients including infants and children

  • Monitor and maintain supply levels for the site

  • Perform related work as required


  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent

  • Experience (Type & Length): Phlebotomy certification recommended but not required. Experience necessary.

  • Certification/Licensure:

  • Software/Hardware:

  • Other: Good communication skills.