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Clinical Laboratory Technologist

Kelly Services
Valencia, CA 91355
Kelly is hiring a **Clinical Laboratory Technologist** for one of our clients in **Valencia, CA.**


**Years of experience/Pay**


0 - 2 Years=Pay $32.20/hr

3 - 4 years= Pay $37.95/hr

5+ years=Pay $40.25/hr


**Shift/Schedule**


Nights (7pm-7am) Wed-Fri and every other Sat


Nights (7pm-7am) Sun-Tues and every other Sat


**Summary:**

Perform clinical laboratory analyses (preanalytical, analytical and/or post analytical) for limited screening and diagnostic molecular virology (Microbiology) testing.


**Job Description**



**_Duties and Responsibilities:_**

Perform clinical testing (in those areas for which current training and/or competency is documented) according to standard operating procedures, related to specimen handling and processing, and test analyses with limited supervision.

Maintain legible work records; maintains records that demonstrate that proficiency testing samples are tested in the same manner as patient specimens.

Adhere to the labs quality control policies and document all quality control activities.

Enter findings into the laboratory information systems.

Follow the laboratorys established policies and procedures whenever test systems are not within the lab established acceptable levels of performance.

Capable of identifying problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results and either must correct the problems or immediately notify the general supervisor, technical supervisor, clinical consultant, or director.

Document all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the labs established performance specifications.

Participate, as requested, in the training of new employees.

Track and, if specifically trained, perform equipment maintenance.

Perform other related non-clinical assays, as needed.

Follow instructions from supervisors.

Perform all job duties in a manner consistent with, laboratory, CLIA and local regulations.

Maintain good communication with leadership, team members and customers.

Follow safety, security, and the environment in all aspect of the daily activities and report any potential safety hazards to supervisors; address them immediately if possible.

Understand ergonomic relationship between people, equipment and working environment.

Other duties as assigned.


**Required Qualifications:**

Education:

BS, MS, or PhD with a degree in chemical, physical or biological science or medical laboratory technology OR

Associate Degree in laboratory science, or medical laboratory technology OR

High School diploma prior to April 25, 1995 AND either:

o Graduate of MLT or CLT program or

o Hold a US military Medical Lab Specialist Certification


**Preferred Qualifications:**

Licensed in California as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS)

Certification by ASCP, ASCPi, AAB, AMT or MHE

Previous experience in microbiology and virology molecular testing methods

Be detail oriented, organized, with excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Good, accurate computer skills.

Able to work effectively and able to deliver on tight datelines


**Working Conditions:**

Clinical Public Health Laboratory environment; exposure to blood borne pathogens; must wear personal protective equipment including lab coat, gloves and completely closed footwear.


**Physical Requirements:**

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use a keyboard, type, and occasionally stand and move to other parts of the lab.

Must have manual dexterity to use lab equipment.

Reach above/below the shoulder, bend at the knees and waist.

Able to lift boxes up to 25 pounds


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2022-01-05 Expires: 2022-02-05

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