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#102634 (CLS) Clinical Lab Scientist Specialist

Initial Review Date: Tue 9/1/2020

This posting shall remain open until filled.

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/07/2019 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 11/19/2019. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

Under general supervision, performs independently a wide variety of technical procedures including waived, moderate, and high complexity testing, and evaluates quality control procedures for Flow Cytometry. Performs preventative maintenance, calibration, troubleshooting, and validates new methods/instruments. Provides laboratory services in a timely manner and consistently delivers excellent customer service. Serves as a technical resource for customers and other staff members. Performs other related tasks as assigned and reviewed daily by supervisory personnel or designee.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS).

  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience as CLS Specialist.

  • Experience in a lab environment which may have possible exposure to biological, chemical, and radioactive hazards.

  • Must possess excellent communication skills with ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing.

  • Possess the personal characteristics of professionalism, credibility, commitment to high standards, innovation, discriminating judgment and accountability.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • A Bachelor's Degree.
  • Histocompatibility/HLA work experience.
  • PCR, NGS, Luminex or flow cytometry experience.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UC San Diego Health Sys
Payroll Title:
CLIN LAB SCI SPEC
Department:
Flow/Immunology Lab
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
La Jolla
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
HX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Variable, Variable, Variable

 

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