Cedars-Sinai Clinical Laboratory Scientist I - Core Laboratory - Full Time - Nights in Los Angeles, California

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine participates in the care of virtually every Cedars-Sinai Medical Center patient, using the most sophisticated methods for making accurate diagnoses in all areas of anatomic and clinical pathology. In addition, the department provides expert consultation services to the outside community. Our expert pathologists and clinical scientists are committed to improving precision medicine approaches, advancing basic science and translational research, and providing excellent training and education.

Summary of Essential Job Duties:

The Clinical Laboratory Scientist I is responsible for operating test equipment, monitoring the quality of testing, verifying and reporting test results, and general support functions for routine operation of the Laboratory that includes PC skills, the use of MS Office products.

Educational Requirements:

Baccalaureate Degree

License/Certification/Registration Requirements:

California Clinical Laboratory Scientist Generalist License (license prefix - MTA) required, MT(ASCP) /MLS(ASCP) preferred.

Experience :

Up to one years of experience. Flexible, independent worker, able to handle multiple tasks at one time required. Recent experience in a large hospital setting, including instrument troubleshooting skills, preferred.

Physical Demands:

Ability to lift up to 25 lbs. for up to 10 ft., and ability to respond to auditory alarms. Visual acuity up to 6 ft. including color differentiation; depth perception and peripheral vision. Frequent walking and/or standing. Manual dexterity including grasping and fine manipulation.

Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.