This is a UC San Diego Internal Recruitment open to UCSD and UCSD Health System Staff Only
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 04/05/21 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 04/07/21. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
The Sr. Clinical Laboratory Scientist Specialist performs waived, moderate, and high complexity testing; evaluates test results; performs and evaluates quality control procedures; performs preventive maintenance, calibration, and troubleshooting. Provides laboratory services in a timely manner and consistently delivers excellent customer service. Serves as a technical resource for customers and other staff. Adheres to all safety policies. Performs other related CLS functions as required .Additional responsibilities may include identification of staff training needs, evaluating the competency of testing personnel, including direct oversight of the CLS student program rotations; the investigation/development of new/modified test procedures and technical review and monitoring of existing procedures; and coordination of quality control, quality assurance, and proficiency testing activities. Act as technical consultant and resource for laboratory staff and clinicians.
Nine (9) years of related experience, education/training, OR a Bachelor's degree in related area plus Five years of related experience/training
Must have current Clinical Laboratory Scientist(CLS), or appropriate sub-specialtylicense issued by the State of California, Department of Public Health.
Seven (7) years of applicable clinical laboratory experience.
Completion of ASCP Specialist in Chemistry (SC).
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.
May have possible exposure to biological, chemical, and radioactive hazards.
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