Milk Lab Technician (Part-Time) - Clinical Nutrition Srvcs

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Part Time
FTE: 0.5
Shift: Day
Hours: variable


Responsible for providing nutritional services through properly preparing and distributing infant formulas, human milk and liquid feeding products to patient bedside, interpretation and transfer of information from the electronic medical record, maintaining accurate records of milk lab functions, and inventory procurement and control.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required. 
  • Passing grade of 80% or above on a basic mathematics competency test.
  • Obtainment of certification based on national guidelines for human milk and formula preparation in healthcare facilities required after hire. 


  •  Pharmacy or nourishment tech experience preferred.

If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Teamster Equivalent (PT/PRN)