Roseville, California

Position Overview:

POSITION SUMMARY:

Performs all aspects of laboratory testing in one or more sections of laboratory.
Principal Accountabilities
  • Ensures the accuracy and timeliness of test results and/or blood products by performing quality control testing, instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.
  • Performs analytic procedures, including testing of specimens and/or blood products, reviewing results and interpreting results.
  • Performs post-analytic procedures, including result release/reporting, result correction/amendment, responding to inquiries, and specimen storage and retrieval.
  • Performs pre-analytic procedures, including test order entry, specimen collection, specimen processing and/or blood product handling.


Qualifications:

MINIMUM POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Education/ Knowledge, including Licensure/ Certification/ Registration:
  • Baccalaureate degree in Biology or a related science required.
  • California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License required.
  • Knowledge of theory and test application of clinical chemistry, hematology/microscopy and coagulation are required.
  • Knowledge of tranfusion service and flow cytometry theory and test applications may be required if working in those areas.
Experience:
  • Current experience as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist in one or more sections of the laboratory is highly desirable.
  • Experience providing laboratory testing for similar patient populations (examples include pediatric, neonatal, oncology, perinatal and cardiac) is highly desirable.
  • Experience working in a laboratory with a computerized laboratory information system is highly desirable.
Skills:
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, multi-tasking and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to work in a complex, fast-paced environment and take appropriate actions in challenging situations.


Organization: Sutter Roseville Medical Center
Employee Status: Regular
Employee Referral Bonus: No
Benefits: Yes
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Union: No
Job Shift: Evening
Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days
Weekend Requirements: Every Other Weekend
Schedule: Part Time
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 48

Sutter Health Affiliates are equal opportunity employers EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans

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Roseville, California

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