SBC Clin Lab Sci I

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Stanford Blood Center Histocompatibility lab is seeking a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (technologist) to perform highly complex human histocompatibility testing for organ transplantation, including molecular typing, HLA antibody identification, and crossmatch testing including both machine and manual assays. Test specimens, analyze, interpret, and report results. Clinical test results are used directly to inform patient care decisions, with errors potentially leading to adverse events. Experience in HLA is a plus, but we will train. After completion of training, regular work hours are Monday-Friday, 10:30 PM to 7:00 AM.

Core Duties include:
  • Perform specialized manual and automated testing on clinical/donor samples.
  • Analyze data from high-complexity testing.
  • Use complex Laboratory Information System to record test results and to facilitate interpretation, data mining and reporting.
  • Generate documents and reports of testing results.
  • Recognize and resolve inconsistent results; follow up with repeated or additional testing.
  • Determine suitability of specimens based on established criteria for use.
  • Review Standard operating procedures for potential process improvements.
  • Perform complex preventive maintenance, calibration, and troubleshooting of instruments and equipment.
* - Other duties may also be assigned.

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