CLINICAL LAB SCIENTIST - CLS in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 11/3/2018

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    9888 Genesee Avenue
    San Diego, CA
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Job Description

Responsible to the Laboratory Leadership for ensuring his/her area of responsibility meets licensure/inspection requirements at all times, that all quality control is performed, documented according to policy and procedure, and that staff is properly trained. Duties include specimen collection, specimen processing, specimen testing (without supervision), assorted clerical duties, including order processing, answering telephones, and reporting results. Clinical Lab Scientists oversee non licensed personnel in the lab.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills: Baccalaureate Degree or degree acceptable for California Laboratory Licensure

Required Certification/Registration:
CDPH Licensure:
MTA (Clinical Laboratory Scientist) Licensed to perform work in all areas of the Clinical Lab;

Limited licenses used in the clinical lab may be hired to work only in their specialty areas:
MTC (Chemist),
Blood Bank:
MTD (Immunohematologist),
MTE (Clinical Microbiologist),
PHM (Public Health Microbiologist)
MTQ (Hematology)
Molecular Genetics
MTP (Clinical Genetic Molecular Biologist),

Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification: One year equivalent full time in a clinical laboratory.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.