Clinical Laboratory Scientist - Molecular Experience needed

Established but growing reference/clinical research organization seeks CA licensed Clinical Laboratory Scientists with molecular experience! Multiple Day shift openings!

  • La Jolla, CA
  • $40 - $55
  • Hourly
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Hunter Prater
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A bit about us:

Our client is a growing cancer research company with multiple needs in the San Diego/La Jolla market.

Why join us?

  • Competitive salary
  • Fortune 500-level medical/dental/vision
  • 401K + match
  • Health Savings Account, Medical FSA and Dependent Care FSA
  • Life Insurance plans
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Student Loan Debt Programs, Employee Assistance Programs, and Wellness Programs & Discounts
  • Generous PTO + Paid Holidays
  • Human focused company culture
And more!



Job Details

Schedule: Tuesday - Saturday, 11:00am - 7:00pm

Position Summary:
The Clinical Laboratory Technologist works under general supervision and is responsible for complex laboratory procedures and handling all types of specimens submitted to the department for processing tasks assigned.
  • California State: CGMBS or CLS license Required

Responsibilities:
  • Performs clinical laboratory tests proficiently in the department under general supervision, and exercises independent judgment in the specialty assigned
  • Follows the laboratory’s SOP’s for specimen handling and test analyses
  • Determines the acceptability of specimens for testing, prepares clinical specimens for testing and identifies specimen related problems according to established SOP guidelines.
  • Maintains accurate and complete records of all testing performed on-site
  • Reviews, releases test results and follows department’s procedure in reporting STATS or critical results to the interpreting physician per department SOP
  • Performs and documents Quality Control on reagents, equipment, and assays.
  • Recognizes and acts on QC failures by consultation or follow-up with the department Supervisor or Lead technologist
  • Documents all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the laboratory’s established performance specifications
  • Prepares stock solutions, reagents and cocktails used in the laboratory as per established SOP’s. Tests and evaluates them based on standard criteria and documents all observed results
  • Helps maintain acceptable productivity, TAT and workflow

Education:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Clinical Laboratory Science from an accredited college or university preferred OR Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in one of the chemical, physical, or biological sciences with the addition of at least one year of laboratory required.

Qualification Requirements:
  • Nationally: ASCP MB certification preferred.
  • California State: CGMBS or CLS license Required
  • Molecular and Oncology Lab experience

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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Location
La Jolla, CA
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$40 - $55