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Baystate Health Medical Laboratory Scientist I - Blood Bank in Springfield, Massachusetts

When you become a part of the Baystate team, you join one of New England's leading and largest not-for-profit healthcare systems - serving more than 800,000 people throughout western Massachusetts.

Baystate Reference Laboratories (BRL) is Baystate Health's clinical diagnostic laboratory service, providing state-of-the-art, convenient pathology testing and management services to physicians, hospitals, and other health care services throughout the region. Our lab is accredited by the Commission on Laboratory Accreditation of the College of the American Pathologists (CAP).

Our facilities at Baystate Medical Center include a large open laboratory with modern instrumentation, supporting state-of-the-art techniques in all of our specialties.

We have separate laboratories for transfusion medicine, immunology, molecular pathology, and genetics. Our AABB accredited Blood Bank is equipped with new, fully automated solid phase technology.

Our dedicated team sub-specializes in a wide range of disciplines. We have a breadth and depth of experience rarely seen at other hospital laboratories. And because Baystate Health is a teaching hospital, we have an extensive library of test results, which allows us to reach a diagnosis quickly and accurately.

Professional development and growth. Our Medical Lab Scientists career ladder provides opportunity to advance your profession and livelihood. Continuing education incentives and tuition reimbursements are available and encouraged to use.

Competitive Benefits: Earn generous compensation including, weekend, evening and nighttime differentials, substantial benefits that comprise high-quality, low-cost medical/dental, plenty of paid time off, continuing education incentives and an impressive retirement plan.


  • Opportunity to work in a dynamic, fast paced work environment and participate in the testing of patient blood specimens and preparation of blood components for transfusion.

  • The Medical Laboratory Scientist will possess and utilize significant technical knowledge and skill regarding principles and techniques of laboratory medicine as well as instrumentation.

  • Performs a wide variety of assays/procedures within the blood bank with documented expertise.

  • Specialized training in transfusion medicine will be provided due to the highly complex testing performed.

You Belong At Baystate

At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It makes us not just an organization, but also a community where you belong. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.



Associates of Science: Clinical Laboratory Science (Required), Bachelor of Science


Medical Technologist - American Society for Clinical Pathology

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.