This position performs moderate and high complexity testing in the areas of chemistry, hematology, blood bank, and microbiology in a clinical laboratory within the hospital.
Education: Bachelors degree from a college or university, or related work experience required to meet CA State Licensing requirements.
Experience: At least one (1) year's experience in a licensed acute care hospital. Microbilogy experience preferred.
Knowledge and Skills: The scientist may or may not perform all the essential job functions, depending upon the level of experience. Employee must demonstrate age specific competencies for the specific work area in which the employee works and cares for patients.
License and Certifications: Valid State of California license as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist or valid State license as a Clinical Microbiology Scientist (MTE) (for Microbiology position only)
Equipment: Proficient in the use of computerized systems and automated instrumentation.
Physical Requirments: Must be able to perform the essential physical duties of the job as noted on the job description.