BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a CLS to work for a leading San Diego biotechnology company.
Performs pre-analytical and analytical testing, interprets and reports patient results to ordering physicians.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsible for testing and reporting of laboratory test results for all test methods approved by CAP, NY and CLIA
Provides direct and constant guidance to Clinical Laboratory Technicians as required by applicable state and federal regulations
Responsible for technical studies designed to improve or validate clinical laboratory testing methods
May participate in clinical research as required
Maintains QC records and reports all problems to laboratory management as required
Performs materials preparation and qualification on materials used in laboratory operations
Assists with instrument repair and calibration
May be called upon to assist with advanced trouble shooting issues involving equipment, instruments and assay performance
Assists with training other laboratory personnel as appropriate
Performs preventative maintenance and calibrations on laboratory equipment and instruments
Perform instrument troubleshooting, repairs and quality control procedures
Prepares laboratory reagents and assay materials according to SOPâ€™s and standard laboratory recipes/formulas
Monitors reagent and supply inventory
Writes Laboratory documents such as Standard Operating Procedures and departmental forms
Organizes patient specimen and assay worksheets for testing
Required to follow all safety procedures, policies and precautions
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Position generally requires a Bachelors degree with and 0-6 years related experience. Current California CLS license required. Experience working in a high complexity CLIA/CAP environment preferred. Data entry and Microsoft office skills strongly preferred.