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Cedars-Sinai CLS I - Point of Care Testing - FT - Evenings in Los Angeles, California

Do you have a passion for the highest clinical quality and

patient happiness? Would you like to use your clinical competencies with an

organization known nationally for excellence in cancer treatment, research and

education? We would be happy to hear from you! Please consider the following

exciting opportunity with one of the most outstanding and dynamic places to

work in the medical field as your next career move.

Align yourself with an organization that has a reputation

for excellence! Cedars-Sinai was awarded the National Research Corporation’s

Consumer Choice Award 19 years in a row for providing the highest-quality

medical care in Los Angeles. We were also awarded the Advisory Board Company’s

Workplace of the Year. This recognizes hospitals and health systems nationwide

that have outstanding levels of employee engagement. Join us! Discover why U.S.

News & World Report has named us one of America’s Best Hospitals.

Tell me about the role:

The clinical lab scientist is an entry level position that functions under the direction of the technical manager. Responsibilities include performing routine laboratory tests and may include some technically complex assays. Activities include operating and maintaining test equipment, performing and documenting QC, recognizing and responding to problems and verifying and reporting test results. Duties included general support functions necessary for the routine operation of the laboratory.

Summary Of Essential Job Duties:

Performs routine and technically complex laboratory tests.

•Operates, calibrates, and maintains lab equipment and instrumentation used in routine and complex clinical testing.

•Provides for the appropriate educational experience of clinical laboratory students assigned to the division.

•Special projects or assignments.

•Reviews and ensures reliability of results personally performed and checks other analysts’ work based on quality control

and assurance mechanisms, specimen integrity, known clinical history or delta checks, and takes corrective action as

necessary.

•Uses established quality assurance protocols to ensure proper functioning of instruments, reagents and analytical

procedures including assaying appropriate standards and controls, performing instrument function verifications and

recording control data.

•Reviews new and existing policies and procedures according to established protocols.

•Performs phlebotomy procedures including venipuncture and capillary puncture; uses proper technique in accordance with

SOPs.

•Follows Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP).

Education:

Baccalaureate Degree in biological science, chemistry, medical technology or related science.

License and Certifications:

Valid California Clinical Laboratory Scientist license or limited license appropriate for the area of responsibility.

Experience:

No experience required.

Why Work Here?

Beyond an outstanding benefit package with health and dental

insurance, vacation, and a 403(b) we take pride in hiring the best employees.

Our accomplished staff reflects the culturally and ethnically diverse community

we serve. They are proof of our commitment to creating a dynamic, inclusive

environment that fuels innovation.

Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not

unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national

origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected

medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic

information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity,

gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status

or any other basis protected by federal or state law. If you need a reasonable

accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by

email at Applicant_Accommodation@cshs.org and let us know the nature of your request

and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on

a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for

reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified

applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair

Chance Initiative for Hiring.

At Cedars-Sinai, we are dedicated to the safety, health and

well-being of our patients and employees. This includes protecting our patients

from communicable diseases, such as influenza (flu). For this reason, we

require that all new employees receive a flu vaccine based on the seasonal

availability of flu vaccine (typically during September through March each

year) as a condition of employment, and annually thereafter as a condition of

continued employment.

Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.

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