This position is a limited position with the possibility of extension/career conversion.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 05/28/21. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Position will remain open until filled.
Involves testing on clinical specimens for information about the health of a patient, for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. Disciplines include chemistry, blood banking, hematology, microbiology, immunology, cytology, histology, pathology and cytogenetics. May include highly technical sub- specialty areas such as enzyme assay, steroid assay, radioimmunoassay, toxicology, electrophoresis, rheumatology, tissue typing, and virology.
Supervises employees in highly technical sub-specialty area. Directly oversees all the technical operations of the laboratory, enforcing standard operating procedures and research methods. Responsible for laboratory meeting quality assurance standards.
Bachelor's Degree in business, healthcare administration or related area; and/or equivalent combination of experience/training.
California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License.
A minimum of five (5+) or more years of relevant experience.
Demonstrated ability to apply principles in a clinical laboratory setting.
Experience and proven success in maintaining current knowledge of laboratory concepts, new methodologies and advances in the field of specimen processing, automation, and procedures.
- Licensure in specialty area.
- Preferred to have experience with ASHI and CAP inspections.
- Three to five (3 - 5) years experience in an ASHI accredited laboratory.
- 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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