Aerotek Clinical Laboratory Scientist in Campbell, California
Job Description We have an opening for a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) available in our state-of-the art facility located in the Bay Area. Learn about the exciting changes we are making to further enhance our California operation, including the expansion of our clinical laboratory, installation of new hi-tech analyzers and the transformation of our Microbiology department to meet the needs of a broader, more demanding client base.
Schedule: Monday- Friday with rotating weekends Day Shift: 9:00am-5:30pm, Graveyard: 11:30pm-7:00am
The Clinical Laboratory Scientists are responsible for all patient testing, related quality procedures including, but not limited to specimen processing, test performance and reporting test results. Tests should only be performed as authorized by the Laboratory Director and that are within the individual's skill level as determined by education, training or experience. Our Clinical Laboratory Scientists get rotated on different benches, which offers broad exposure.
Duties may include but are not necessarily limited to the following:
Independently performs moderate and highly complex clinical tests and accurately enters results. Prepares and tests new reagents or controls and evaluates their usefulness; monitors and maintains supply. Performs test calibrations and runs Quality Control material. Evaluates the acceptability of routine analysis prior to releasing patient reports. Accurately performs and records proficiency testing. Initiates troubleshooting steps to evaluate testing failures and notifies Supervisor as needed. Instructs new employees on proper procedures and provides on-going technical guidance to laboratory assistants. Maintains professional growth through continuing education. Responsible for performing preventative maintenance and/or calibration of laboratory equipment. Demonstrates high level of integrity and honesty in maintaining HIPAA regulations. Follow all laboratory policies and procedures including, but not limited to, general processes, safety and quality. Required Qualifications:
Bachelor of Science Degree in a Life Science (Biology, Chemistry, etc.) or in Medical Technology from an Accredited College or University California State MTA generalist License. 6 months of experience as a clinical laboratory scientist. Working Environment:
Medium work of lifting up to 50 pounds and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds. Responsible for lifting, carrying, pushing, and pulling objects.
CLS, Clinical Laboratory Scientist, MTA
Top Skills Details:
CLS, prefers candidates who have healthcare experience.
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.