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Molecular Clinical Laboratory Scientist I
Ref No.: 20-00518
Category: Biotechnology
Location: Aliso Viejo, California
As a MolecularClinical Laboratory Scientist I you will work under general supervision. You will be responsible for performing highly complex laboratory testing procedures. You will figure out acceptability of specimens for testing, prepare clinical specimens and identify specimen related problems.

In this position, you will need to analyze specimens and review and release test results. You will have the means to prepare stock solutions, reagents and cocktails used in the laboratory. You will then test these based on standard criteria and document all observations.
  • Documents all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the laboratory's established performance specifications
  • Demonstrates initiative in making suggestions to improve efficiency and productivity and provides consistent feedback
  • Maintains laboratory in a clean, functional state, as well as cleaning, performing or scheduling equipment and instrument maintenance/calibration/certification, as required
  • Participates in continuing education

  • ABachelor'sDegreefromanaccreditedcollegeoruniversityin one of the chemical, physical, or biological sciences with the addition of at least one year of laboratory experience/training/training course is required.
  • FollowingCA CLS academic requirementsmust be met;16 semester or equivalent quarter units of chemistry, which must include clinical chemistry OR analytical and18 semester or equivalent quarter units of biology, which must include hematology, immunology, and medical, 3 semester or equivalent quarter units of physics (light and electricity).
  • 1+ years of clinical reference laboratory work with Molecular techniques preferred
  • California State License to performlaboratory testing required