Scientist I (Molecular Biology)

Employer
US Tech Solutions
Location
West Sacramento, California, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 02, 2021
Closes
Aug 03, 2021
Ref
2328112742
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Job Description Responsibilities
Performs routine and complex laboratory analyses involving sample receiving, processing, and result reporting
Ensures instruments and equipment in the clinical lab are functioning properly and maintained by performing or arranging scheduled maintenance in a timely manner
Participates in proficiency testing
Utilizes good documentation practices (GDPs) and follows laboratory quality control and quality assurance policies
Supervises laboratory assistants
Complies with Life Technologies Clinical Services Lab safety policies and procedures
Other duties as assigned
Qualifications and Experience *REQUIRED*
A BS/BA degree in Medical Technology or Biological Sciences from an accredited college or university
A current California state Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) license to perform laboratory testing
Preferred
A current American Society Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) Medical Technologist license and/or a current California state Clinical Laboratory Scientist license to perform laboratory testing
Skills
Use of computer systems for data entry, retrieval, and analyses involving word processing programs, spreadsheets containing data analyses, and complex computer driven instrumentation
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to problem solve highly complex analyses
Strong understanding of good laboratory practices and regulatory compliance
Working Conditions
May handle highly infectious agents and hClientardous chemicals.
(small quantities of ethanol and xylene)
Sit or stand for long periods of time while using equipment and specimen handling and/or for computer work. Job #: 20-31890 Location: West Sacramento, CA Onsite Flexibility: All Onsite