Employee Benefits

We are pleased to offer our employees competitive salaries and packages that provide a full range of benefits. As part of the Queen’s Health Systems family of companies, full-time employees of Diagnostic Laboratory Services, Inc (DLS) have access to exceptional benefits for themselves and their families.

DLS Total Rewards Program Includes:

  • Health insurance including Medical, Prescription Drug, Vision and Dental coverage
  • Life insurance and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Plan
  • Temporary Disability Insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Dependent life insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Paid time off and extended sick leave
  • Retirement savings plan including 401(k) with generous company match
  • Company Retirement Contribution
  • Access to retirement planner for one-on-one planning and advice
  • Subsidized parking and bus passes
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • Subsidy for relocation costs from the mainland, as applicable
  • Service award program and employee recognition
  • Employee discount programs

Employee Development at DLS

We help our employees continue to grow and develop in their careers by providing a comprehensive training program with a variety of continuing education opportunities. It starts with our new hire orientation program and continues on with new learning opportunities for team members of all levels throughout their careers with DLS. This includes training in phlebotomy, lab procedures, computer, safety, and compliance via classroom and online instruction.

Individualized Training

Our dedicated training department offers in-house training including DLS-created exercises and videos of clinical conferences. Many employees also have the opportunity to attend the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) Hawaii conference and other local and national professional development classes.

Hawai‘i License Information

The State of Hawai‘i requires licensure for Medical Technologists and Medical Lab Technicians.

For more information, contact:
State of Hawaii Department of Health
State Laboratories Division
2725 Waimano Home Road
Pearl City, Hawaii 96782
Phone: (808) 453-6653


Culture of Learning and Innovation Set This MT Up for Success

An Accidental Career Becomes a Lifelong Passion for This MLT

"I'm proud to call Hawai'i my home and DLS my family."

DLS Helped This Career MT Find a Home in Medical Technology

Joyce Iwata

Joyce Iwata, MT (ASCP)
Senior Medical Technologist
Core Laboratory - Hematology

Joyce Iwata knew she wanted a career in medical technology from early on, and sought DLS right out of college. After more than two decades in the field, and a variety of roles within the company, she’s been able to grow her skills and confidence—and master new technologies thanks to DLS’ commitment to innovation.

Angela Hose

Angela Hose, MLT
Supervisor, Training,
Development & Outreach

When Angela Hose took a Microbiology class in college, she discovered a deep passion for the science of microorganisms. She had found her calling and set a course for her dream job. Now, 20 years later after serving as a Technical Laboratory Assistant (TLA) and Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT), she's inspiring students as an MLT Trainer, where she enjoys a mentorship role and countless opportunities to grow and learn.

James Magata

James Magata, MLT (ASCP)
Medical Laboratory Technician III
Core Laboratory - Chemistry

James Magata never thought he would end up in the field of medical technology, but after joining the DLS team, he can’t imagine working anywhere else. Now as a MLT II, he’s enjoying a challenging and rewarding career in a dynamic field that keeps him on his toes. With a network of talented staff to learn from and a management philosophy of constant support, DLS is helping James achieve his professional goals and face each day with a strong sense of purpose.

Tori Enomoto

Tori Enomoto
Coordinator, Medical Technologist

Tori Enomoto took a lab assistant position with DLS right after college, thinking it might be a temporary step. Thanks to her hard work, support from DLS and several windows of opportunity, she was able to parlay her support position into a leadership role as an MT Coordinator for the Microbiology Lab in just a few years. Today, she enjoys an exciting job where she gets to apply critical thinking, work with state-of-the art technology and guide others in expanding their knowledge.

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