Clinical Lab Scientist II - HLA Lab - FT - Day
Employment Type: Full-Time
Share Requisition # HRC0505552A
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Summary of Essential Job Duties:
The HLA Clinical Laboratory Scientist II is a professional member of the laboratory staff who works with minimal supervision from supervisory personnel. As much as Fifty-five to eighty percent of the time is spent performing routine and technically complex laboratory tests and analyses requiring well-developed cognitive, manipulative, and problem-solving skills. Additional activities include operating and repairing test equipment, monitoring, and evaluating the quality of testing, and verifying and reporting test results. Additional duties include general support functions necessary for the routine operation of Laboratory activities. The CLS II's activities include operating and maintaining test equipment, monitoring, and evaluating the quality of testing, and verifying and reporting test results.
* Baccalaureate Degree in a biological science, chemistry, medical technology, or related science.
* Valid California Clinical Laboratory Scientist license or limited license appropriate for the area of responsibility.
* ASCP or AAB Board of Registry certification or equivalent preferred.
* Minimum one (1) year relevant clinical experience.
* 4 years of satisfactory experience in HLA testing in an ABHI approved HLA laboratory or CHT License and 5 years of Experience in HLA testing preferred.
* Working Title: Clinical Lab Scientist II - HLA Lab - FT - Day
* Department: HLA Lab
* Business Entity: Service Lines & Ops
* City: Los Angeles
* Job Category: Pathology/Lab
* Job Specialty: Laboratory
* Position Type: Full-time
* Shift Length: 8 hour shift
* Shift Type: Day
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