In this role, you will independently perform a range of standard and technically demanding procedures in one or more of the Clinical Laboratory disciplines. You will communicate technical and general information to Principal Investigator, director, and medical staff. You will participate in administrative activities and provide expertise and services to lab personnel and serve as a resource for others on SARS-CoV-2.
The Clinical Specialist will report directly to the Principal Investigator and Clinical Laboratory Manager.
*Limited position, may become career
Valid California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License
ASCP Board or Registry Certification as Medical Technologist strongly preferred
Bachelors Degree in Biology or related Science preferred
Four years experience with CLS license with at least one year experience in the area of specialty
Specialist License in Molecular Microbiology or Microbiology preferred
General and working knowledge of laboratory medicine and detailed knowledge of virology and molecular microbiology testing preferred
Skilled in reading scientific documents such as CLSI guidelines.
Knowledge of the metric system
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
At UCLA Health, you can help heal humankind, one patient at a time by improving health, alleviating suffering and delivering acts of kindness. As you do, you’ll achieve great things in your life and your career. We’re a world-class health organization with four hospitals consistently recognized among the nation’s very best as well as an internationally-renowned medical school, primary and specialty care clinics and much more. Within our dynamic, innovative and growing organization, you’ll find exceptional opportunities to make the most of your abilities in a supportive, empowering and inclusive environment. If you embrace our values of Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Teamwork, Excellence and Discovery we invite you to see all you can accomplish at UCLA Health.