(CLS) Sr. Clinical Laboratory Scientist Specialist - 124287
#124287 (CLS) Sr. Clinical Laboratory Scientist SpecialistExtended Review Date: Wed 9/27/2023
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Performs waived, moderate and high complexity testing. Performs Test Validations and development. Performs and evaluates test results and quality control procedures. Performs instrument preventative maintenance, calibration and troubleshooting. May be cross trained in more than one area of the laboratory. Actively participates in evaluation and monitoring of quality control programs. Evaluates and implements new methods and develops procedures. Instructs other staff, and students in the CLS training program. Adheres to all applicable regulatory and accreditation quality standards.
Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS). (Must have current Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) or appropriate sub-specialty license issued by the State of California, Department of Public Health or CGMBS (Clinical Genetics Molecular Biology Scientist License).
Must have at least three (3) years experience of applicable clinical laboratory experience.
Excellent communication skills. Ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing and be able to articulate complex ideas for all levels of audiences.
- A Bachelor's Degree.
- Five (5) years of molecular lab setting.
- Familiar with CAP checklists and requirements
- Experience with CAP preparations and inspections
- Experience with QC and Statistical Analysis
- Experience with Validation of New Laboratory Methods
- Must be able to work all shifts, week-ends, holidays, overtime and at various locations as necessary in accordance with operational needs.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Pay Transparency Act
Annual Full Pay Range: $118,076 - $155,598 (will be prorated if the appointment percentage is less than 100%)
Hourly Equivalent: $56.55 - $74.52
Factors in determining the appropriate compensation for a role include experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. The Hiring Pay Scale referenced in the job posting is the budgeted salary or hourly range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position. The Annual Full Pay Range may be broader than what the University anticipates to pay for this position, based on internal equity, budget, and collective bargaining agreements (when applicable).
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
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