General - Clinical Laboratory Scientist Aviir
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED The testing personnel are responsible for specimen collection/phlebotomy, processing, test performance and for reporting test results. In this position, CLS would be working directly under the laboratory Operations Director.
Independently performs consistently moderate and somewhat complex clinical tests. Exhibits skills and proficiency in applying technical principles and techniques of medical technology.
Performs test calibrations and runs Quality Control material at appropriate intervals.
Determines the acceptability of specimens for testing according to established criteria in testing procedures.
Evaluates the acceptability of routine analysis prior to releasing patient reports. Takes appropriate action in response to critical values or unusual or unexpected results, and documents action taken.
Determines calculated results utilizing testing data by means of manual or computerized procedures.
Accurately enters results of testing. Checks the computer review reports to monitor accurate reporting of laboratory results.
Responsible for performing preventative maintenance and/or calibration of laboratory equipment and properly documenting actions taken.
Evaluates the results of instrument performance checks. Performs linearity, accuracy and precision checks as required.
Performs Q/C and calibrations with the appropriate frequency and evaluates results, to decide whether tests should be reported.
Accurately performs and records proficiency testing.
Recognizes problems, and initiates troubleshooting steps to evaluate testing failures and other problems, if necessary.
Follows established company and department policies and procedures. Follows the guidelines for safety, environmental, and infection control.
Demonstrates a high level of integrity and honesty in maintaining confidentiality.
A Bachelors of Science degree in medical technology or biological sciences from an accredited college or university.
A current California state Clinical Laboratory Scientist license to perform laboratory testing.
3 to 5 year?s direct experience in a laboratory setting.
Demonstrated proficiency in computer skills such as word processing, statistical analysis, and laboratory information system.
Evaluates the acceptability of routine analysis prior to releasing patient reports. Takes appropriate action in response to critical values or unusual or unexpected results, and documents action taken
Must be available to work Monday through Friday generally day shift, with occasional evening and weekend hours required as necessary. Schedule subject to change based upon the growth and demands of the department
Excellent communication skills and ability to work very effectively in a team
||2463 Faber Place |
Palo Alto, CA 94303
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED