Clinical Lab Scientist
Company: Loma Linda University Health
Location: Grand Terrace
Posted on: November 23, 2022
Clinical Lab (Full-time, Night Shift) - ***This position may
qualify for a sign-on bonus!!***
Our mission is to continue the teaching and healing ministry of
Jesus Christ. Our core values are compassion, excellence, humility,
integrity, justice, teamwork and wholeness.
The Clinical Lab Scientist performs and interprets moderate and
high complexity tests and reports results following standard
operating procedures for patient specimens, proficiency samples,
and quality control. Monitors pending lists. Meets or exceeds
turn-around time goals for test production and result reporting.
Performs instrument and equipment calibration, preventative
maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair. Serves as a technical
resource including problem solving, troubleshooting, interpreting
and consulting, and verifying specimen quality and test results.
Serves as a preceptor and mentor to students, residents, and staff.
These services may be provided for both the LLUMC and LLUCH
hospitals. Performs other duties as needed.
Bachelor's Degree required. Minimum of three years of experience in
high complexity, computerized clinical laboratory preferred.
California Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) required. California
limited license evaluated case by case based upon departmental job
requirements. CLS (National Certification Agency (NCA)) or Medical
Technologist (MT)(American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP))
Possesses excellent dexterity and analytic skills. Ability to plan
and organize technical work, manage workload, operate technical
instruments and equipment, input data and type. Able to relate and
communicate positively, effectively, and professionally with
others; be assertive and consistent in following and/or enforcing
policies; work calmly and respond courteously when under pressure;
lead, supervise, teach, and collaborate; accept direction.
Possesses clear speaking abilities in English. Ability to use
available resource material independently to resolve and document
challenges constructively. Possesses excellent and effective verbal
and written communication skills in English matching the style to
the message and the audience. Maintains excellent interpersonal
relationships with all customers (e.g., staff, patients, vendors).
Provides staff and management with timely information, constructive
and actionable feedback. Fosters cooperation and collaboration,
actively solicits opinions from others, builds respect and trust.
Explains and teaches. Responds to guidance constructively. Detail
oriented. Able to reason and solve problems effectively, analyze
and interpret data. Able to organize work, to service multiple
requests and tasks at one time, while maintaining quality and a
professional manner. Self motivated and works well with minimal
direction. Articulates logical and well-founded arguments that
support conclusions. Able to distinguish colors and smells as
necessary for patient care; hear sufficiently for general
conversation in person and on the telephone; identify and
distinguish various sounds associated with the work place/patient
care; see adequately to read computer screens, medical records, and
written documents necessary to position; discern temperature
variances through touch.
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