Clinical Laboratory Scientist II - Point of Care Testing - Full Time - DaysRequisition # 20000557 Apply Now
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Cedars-Sinai Point Of Care Testing Laboratory has an exciting and challenging opportunity for a Clinical Laboratory Scientist who will contribute to our mission of providing world class care. We offers the most appropriate and current diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in an honest, encouraging, supportive and compassionate manner.
The Clinical Laboratory Scientist II functions with general directions from senior technical personnel. Responsibilities include performing routine and technically complex laboratory tests and analyses requiring well developed cognitive, manipulative and problem-solving skills. The CLS II’s activities include operating and maintaining 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 the laboratory. Performs all job duties with sensitivity and attention to the developmental issues of the patient population(s) being served.
- Baccalaureate Degree, chemistry or medical technology, or equivalent education.
- California Clinical Laboratory Scientist Generalist License (License Prefix - MTA) required, MT(ASCP) / MLS(ASCP) preferred.
- 1 - 2 year of experience as a CLS with at least one year of experience in the related field.
- 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.
- Working Title: Clinical Laboratory Scientist II - Point of Care Testing - Full Time - Days
- Department: Lab/POCT
- Business Entity: Clinical & Support Services
- 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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