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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 scientific related field; and/or equivalent combination of experience/training.
Licensure in respective clinical area: General Clinical Lab: Clinical Laboratory Scientist License (CLS) issued by CDPH Genomics: Clinical Cytogeneticist Scientist (CCS) issued by CDPH Pathology: Pathologists' Assistants, PA(ASCP) Histotechnology: Certified Histotechnologist,HTL(ASCP).
A minimum of five (5+) or more years of relevant experience.
Laboratory management experience and extensive knowledge of the clinical laboratory, especially in the area(s) to which is assigned.
Experience and proven success in maintaining current knowledge of laboratory concepts, new methodologies, and advances in the field of specimen processing, automation, and procedures.
Automated Chemistry Experience.
Experience with Cobas analyzers and DI Instrument Manager Middleware.
Iris Urinalysis analyzer experience.
Change Project Management experience.
Must pass a background check.
Must pass physical, drug screen and TB test.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
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