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Clinical Laboratory Scientist / CLS

Sinai Labs Los Angeles, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Newly acquired CLIA licensed clinical laboratory that’s been in business for the last 20+ years is looking for a team-oriented, respectful leader as a CLS.

 

Essential Functions:

 

  • Performance of laboratory tests, procedures and analyses according to laboratory standard operating procedures.

  • Performance of standard molecular biology techniques such as RNA isolation, PCR, analysis by capillary electrophoresis, etc.

  • Ability to perform Chemistry, Immunoassays, Serology testing

  • Expected to perform in the near future toxicology, hematology, and genetic testing

  • Performance, review, and documentation of laboratory quality procedures.

  • Preparation and qualification of reagents used for laboratory testing.

  • Review, interpretation, and reporting of the testing results.

  • Identifying and remedying problems that adversely affect test performance.

  • Reporting all test quality and safety concerns to the management.

  • Ensuring one’s own proper training and competency with the appropriate documentation.

  • Review and oversight of non-licensed technicians.

  • Laboratory environmental monitoring and documentation.

  • Perform routine laboratory tasks, such as lab and cold storage organization, clean-up, equipment maintenance and basic calibration, ordering and stocking of supplies, etc.

 

Education, Certification/Licensing, and Experience:

 

  • BA, BS, or MS in Molecular Biology, Genetics, or related life sciences field.

  • Valid California CLS license (generalist or CGMBS) is required.

  • 1-4 years of related hands-on experience with molecular biology laboratory techniques in a regulated laboratory environment is required.

  • Experience in laboratory information management systems is desired.

  • Experience in using laboratory automation and associated programming is desired.

  • Thorough knowledge of GLP, CLIA, and HIPAA regulations governing the handling and testing of patient samples in a clinical lab.

  • Knowledge of safety precautions required for working with bloodborne pathogens.

 

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Detail-oriented and thorough. Excellent organizational skills, including the ability to efficiently evaluate, prioritize, and handle multiple and changing projects and priorities.

  • Dependability, following instructions, responding to management direction, completing tasks on time or notifying appropriate person with an alternate plan.

  • Ability to deal with frequent changes, delays, or unexpected events, maintaining composure while working under pressure.

  • Ability to work with limited supervision as well as in a collaborative team setting.

  • Strong interpersonal skills that foster a positive environment.

  • Technical writing skills to document results, produce reports, and other documents.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in the English language.

  • Ability to interpret and summarize experimental results in a clear, concise, and accurate manner.

  • Solid computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.

  • High-standard GLP conduct in the lab. Working in a biohazard environment, practicing good safety habits.

  • Good judgment at all times when determining what action to take when resolving problems.

Hours

9am to 5pm

 

Company Description
Start-up lab meeting demand for Covid-19 testing in Skilled Nursing Facilities. Committed to providing the highest standards of care to everyone we serve.

Sinai Labs

Why Work Here?

We are a start up looking to set our foundation with solid long term employees.

Start up laboratory primarily testing for COVID-19, with plans to expand into a variety of testing once solidified.

Address

7257 Beverly Blvd 90036
Los Angeles, CA
USA