Clinical Laboratory Scientist II

Department: Clin Path Hematology

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 5,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.

Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary:

Functions as the first line resource for clinical test coverage in multiple sections and STAT/ emergent need situations. Assumes responsibilities that are delegated from laboratory director and supervisor under CLIA for the performance of clinical laboratory tests in base and other laboratory sections, operating and maintaining clinical laboratory instruments, troubleshooting problems and utilization of laboratory information systems for result reporting and care provider notification.

Follows established City of Hope and department policies, procedures, objectives, performance improvement, attendance, safety, environmental, and infection control guidelines, includingadherence to theworkplaceCode of Conduct and Compliance Plan. Practices a high level of integrity and honesty in maintaining confidentiality.

Position Qualifications:

Minimum Education:

Bachelor's Degree (BS, BA with microbiology, medical technology or biochemistry major, preferred).

Minimum Experience:

One year internship through an approved school of medical technology.

Req. Certification/Licensure:

California Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) or MT License is required;

MT (ASCP) or equivalent certification, preferred.

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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