Clinical Lab Scientist II, Microbiology - Per Diem, Evening
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Location: Los Angeles, California
Internal Number: HRC1085291
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 Clinical Laboratory Scientist II (CLS II), per diem, functions with general directions from senior technical personnel. Responsibilities include performing routine and technically complex laboratory tests and analyses requiring well developed cognitive, manipulative, and problem-solving skills. The CLS II’s activities include operating and maintaining test equipment, monitoring, and evaluating the quality of testing, and verifying and reporting test results. Additional duties include general support functions necessary for the routine operation of the laboratory. Performs all job duties with sensitivity and attention to the developmental issues of the patient population(s) being served.
Baccalaureate Degree in a biological science, chemistry, medical technology, or related science.
Valid California Clinical Laboratory Scientist license or limited license appropriate for the area of responsibility.
Minimum one-year relevant clinical experience.
2-5 years clinical Microbiology experience: microscopy, bacterial, fungal, mycobacterial, and viral culture, molecular microbiology, susceptibility is strongly preferred.
Working Title: Clinical Lab Scientist II, Microbiology - Per Diem, Evening Department: Cl Path-Microbiology Business Entity: Clinical & Support Services Job Category: Pathology/Lab Job Specialty: Laboratory Position Type: Per Diem Shift Length: 8 hour shift Shift Type: Evening
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opport...unities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.