Job Description

Payroll Title:
PHLEBOTOMIST CERT 1 PD
Department:
Clinical Lab
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
La Jolla
Appointment Type:
Per Diem
Appointment Percent:
20%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
6
Work Schedule:
Variable, Variable, Variable

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#111314 Certified Phlebotomy Tech I, PD

Filing Deadline: Fri 10/22/2021

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: https://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/news/2021/10/flu-vaccination-requirement-for-uc-students,-faculty-and-staff-issued-for-2021-2022.html

Please note that this position is a part-time appointment

DESCRIPTION

Under direct and constant supervision performs specimen processing, accessioning, phlebotomy, heel and finger sticks, customer service, clerical duties, effective communication with laboratory customers, problem resolution, record keeping, supply inventory and maintenance, as well as cleaning and maintaining a safe work environment.

Additional duties will include operation of instruments, preventative maintenance as appropriate to each section/dept assigned. Performs all duties in a manner consistent with current laboratory safety standards. (See general non-technical section for details). For technical duties related to a specific section, see that section of this JDC.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • CA certified CPT.

  • Proven knowledge of Hospital Isolation, Infection Control protocols, patient comfort/safety, medical terminology.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of laboratory regulations, laws, and ethical requirements.

  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT).

  • Possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the position.

  • Demonstrated skills/knowledge in basic collection and specimen preparation, storage and disposal of the specimen.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Two (2) years of hospital experience.
  • BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
  • One to two (1 - 2) years experience with hospital automation.
  • Proven experience with specimen processing.
  • Demonstrated experience working in hi volume lab.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations, based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

Applications/Resumes are accepted for current job openings only. For full consideration on any job, applications must be received prior to the initial closing date. If a job has an extended deadline, applications/resumes will be considered during the extension period; however, a job may be filled before the extended date is reached.

UC San Diego Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit smokefree.ucsd.edu for more information.

Application Instructions

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