Clinical Laboratory Scientist

As the Clinical Laboratory Scientist, you will perform a wide variety of technical procedures in the Emergency Department, Anesthesiology and Core Laboratory. Your responsibilities will include specimen processing; method development, modification and parallel testing; testing in chemistry, hematology, coagulation, immunoassay, and blood gases; preparation of abstracts/manuscripts; maintaining and repairing laboratory instruments; performing quality control and calibration; sample processing; reagent preparation; and data entry.Qualifications
*Current and valid California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License
*Must be able to work weekends and holidays
*Recent demonstrated technical competence in high volume chemistry/hematology required
*Must have working knowledge of lab safety, basic lab skills (pipetting, dilutions, specimen integrity, etc) and test methodologies used in chemistry, hematology, urinalysis, infectious disease testing
*Skill in practical application of fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions used in making reagents and in performing calculations
*Able to perform repetitive tasks (i.e. pipetting, computer data entry)
*Two years of recent experience performing testing in a high volume laboratory, preferred
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.