UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 12/05/2018 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 12/17/2018. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Under direct and constant supervision performs specimen processing, accessioning, phlebotomy, heel and finger sticks, customer service, clerical duties, effective communication with laboratory customers, problem resolution, record keeping, supply inventory and maintenance, as well as cleaning and maintaining a safe work environment.
Additional duties will include operation of instruments, preventative maintenance as appropriate to each section/dept assigned. Performs all duties in a manner consistent with current laboratory safety standards. (See general non-technical section for details). For technical duties related to a specific section, see that section of this JDC. Must have current Phlebotomy Certification issued by the state of California Laboratory Field Services.
Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT).
Previous one to two (1 - 2) years directly related lab experience, preferably in a large, complex healthcare system.
Demonstrated knowledge scientific terminology.
Must have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the position.
Proven skills in basic collection and specimen preparation, storage and disposal of specimen.
Demonstrated knowledge of laboratory regulations, laws, and ethical requirements.
Strong knowledge of Hospital Isolation, Infection Control protocols, patient comfort/safety.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- May be required to travel to other UCSD sites.
- 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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