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Cedars-Sinai Senior Medical Laboratory Assistant - FT - Day in Los Angeles, California

Do you have a passion for the highest clinical quality and patient happiness? Would you like to use your clinical competencies with an organization known nationally for excellence in cancer treatment, research, and education? We would be happy to hear from you! Please consider the following exciting opportunity with one of the most outstanding and dynamic places to work in the medical field as your next career move.

Summary of Essential Job Duties:

The Senior Medical Laboratory Assistant functions with minimal supervision by senior technical/clinical personnel. Responsibilities include receiving, processing, and distributing laboratory specimens or blood from voluntary blood donors, communicating information about tests and test results, and overseeing the orientation and training of new employees. The MLA, Sr. serves as a problem-solving resource and acts as a Lead MLA in the absence of a supervisor. Performs all job duties with sensitivity and attention to the patient populations(s) being served.

Education Requirements:

  • High School diploma or its equivalent.

License/Certification Requirements:

  • Any lab certification or license such as Phlebotomy is preferred.

Experience Requirements:

  • Two (2) yeas of clinical laboratory experience, including familiarity with laboratory information systems.

  • Appropriate interpersonal skills for interacting with peers, patients, physicians, and other customers of the Medical Center.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in the English language.

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.