Scientist Clinical Lab I - WD req74060

Scientist Clinical Lab I - WD - Sacramento, CA - Monday through Friday (Rotational Saturday)

Medical/Dental/Vision for Full-Time employees
Paid Time Off
Work-Life Balance!
Annual Bonus Opportunity
401K matching + employee stock purchase plan
Tuition Reimbursement for undergraduate and graduate programs.
Opportunities for career advancement
Training provided.
As the world's leading clinicallaboratory, Quest Diagnostics played a central role in the national response toCOVID-19. Our nearly 50,000 employees banded together to support each other andthe thousands of patients we serve every day. We prioritized the health andsafety of our frontline workers, enabled timely and effective decision-makingand collaborated with each other across functions.
Job Duties:

1. Prepares and tests new reagents or controls and evaluates their usefulnessbased on standard criteria.

2. Determines the acceptability of specimens for testing according toestablished criteria in testing procedures.

3. Accurately enters results of testing. Checks the computer review reports tomonitor accurate reporting of laboratory results.

4. Evaluates the acceptability of routine analysis prior to releasing patientreports. Takes appropriate action in response to critical values or unusual orunexpected results, and documents action taken.

5. Responsible for performing preventative maintenance and/or calibration oflaboratory equipment and properly documenting actions taken based on approvedschedule.

Job Requirements:

1. A Bachelors of Science degree in medical technology or biological sciencesfrom an accredited college or university.

2. A current California state Clinical Laboratory Scientist license to performlaboratory testing.

3. Zero to three year's direct experience in a laboratory setting.

[All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonablyaccommodate individuals with disabilities. All duties and requirements areessential job functions.]
Ref # req74060