Clinical Laboratory Scientist (Per Diem)

Sutter Health
Crescent City, California, US
Jun 04, 2021
Sep 03, 2021
Climate Change
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Description About the Job: This position performs all aspects of laboratory testing in one or more sections of laboratory. Performs pre-analytic procedures, including test order entry, specimen collection, specimen processing and/or blood product handling. Performs analytic procedures, including testing of specimens and/or blood products, reviewing results and interpreting results. Performs post-analytic procedures, including result release/reporting, result correction/amendment, responding to inquiries, and specimen storage and retrieval. Ensures the accuracy and timeliness of test results and/or blood products by performing quality control testing, instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.
About Sutter Coast Hospital:

Resting on the scenic Northern California Coast,
Sutter Coast Hospital continues to evolve to meet the changing needs of the
residents of Crescent City, California and Brookings-Harbor, Oregon and the
surrounding areas. As a part of Sutter Health - one of the nation's leading
community-based, health care networks - we are a 49-bed, not-for-profit
hospital, serving a population of approximately 43,000. Our services include a
24-hour emergency department, intensive care/critical care units, surgery,
obstetrics, diagnostic imaging, laboratory, rehabilitation, skilled nursing,
psychiatric care, senior care, and home health services.

About Crescent City:

Moderate in climate and nestled along a gorgeous ocean
coastline with a surrounding mountain landscape, Crescent City is beautiful,
peaceful, affordable, and perfect for those with a propensity for outdoor
activities such as hiking, fishing, surfing, and camping. With lush groves of
redwood trees and wildlife in abundance, it's a hidden gem and the ideal place
to write the next chapter of your life, both professional and personal.

What's it like to
live and work in Crescent City? Check it out!

Qualifications Education/Licensure/Certification/Registration::
  • Baccalaureate degree in Biology or a related science.
  • California Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) License.
Required Experience:
  • Current experience as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist in one or more sections of the laboratory is highly desirable.
  • Experience providing laboratory testing for similar patient populations (examples include pediatric, neonatal, oncology, perinatal and cardiac) are highly desirable.
  • Experience working in a laboratory with a computerized laboratory information system is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge of theory and test application of clinical chemistry, hematology/microscopy and coagulation are required. Knowledge of transfusion service and flow cytometry theory and test applications may be required if working in those areas.
Primary Location : California-North Coast-Crescent City Organization : Sutter Coast Hospital, Crescent City, CA Employee Status : Regular Posting Type: All Applications Accepted Benefits: No Position Status: Non-Exempt Union: No Job Shift: Variable Shift Hours- 8 Hour Shift Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days Weekend Requirements: Rotating Shift Start Time: 1200 Shift End Time: 2000 Schedule: Per Diem Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: Per Diem All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.