Clinical Laboratory Scientist II - Core Laboratory - Per DiemRequisition # 19002923 Apply Now
Would you like to be part of an organization that is committed to delivering the highest quality of medical care to our patients?
Do you have a passion for using your lab skills in a state-of-the-art clinical environment?
Cedars-Sinai's Core Laboratory offers the most appropriate and current diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in an honest, encouraging, supportive and compassionate manner.
We are currently hiring a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) to expertly turn around test results while maintaining quality. While the patient experience is our ultimate goal, you will play an active role in patient care by quickly and thoroughly providing results for our providers. Responsibilities include performing routine and technically complex laboratory tests and analyses requiring well developed cognitive and problem-solving skills. The CLS's activities include operating and maintaining test equipment, monitoring and evaluating quality of testing, and verifying and reporting test results. These moderate and high complexity tests will require you to bring your well-developed cognitive, manipulative, and problem-solving abilities to the lab every single day.
Additional responsibilities include operating test equipment, monitoring the quality of testing, performing and documenting QC, verifying and reporting test results, recognizing and responding to problems, and general support functions for routine operation of the Laboratory that includes PC skills, the use of MS Office products. Includes performing STAT and routine laboratory tests and may include some technically complex assays.
Flexible, independent worker, able to handle multiple tasks at one time required. Recent experience in a large hospital setting, including instrument troubleshooting skills, preferred. Strong interpersonal skills for interacting with peers, patients, physicians and other customers of the medical center. Full command (verbal and written) of the English language.
Baccalaureate Degree in a biological science, chemistry, medical technology or related science.
California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License required, MT(ASCP) preferred.
- Working Title: Clinical Laboratory Scientist II - Core Laboratory - Per Diem
- Department: Core Laboratory
- Business Entity: Clinical & Support Services
- City: Los Angeles
- Job Category: Pathology / Lab
- Job Specialty: Laboratory
- Position Type: Per Diem
- Shift Length: 8 hour shift
- Shift Type: Night
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