Microbiology Clinical Lab Scientist II
Location:
San Jose , California
Posted:
February 19, 2018
Reference:
08385-18945
About Regional Medical Center of San Jose
Regional Medical Center of San Jose is an acute care hospital with a Level II Trauma Center . The hospital provides a host of technologically-advanced services including Cardiovascular , Neuro , Orthopedic , Bariatric and General Surgery, Interventional Pulmonology and services for Women . Regional holds Joint Commission advanced certification as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a Get with the Guidelines- Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. It is a certified Chest Pain Center , county-designated STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center, designated Lung Cancer Screening Center, a member of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ECMO) and is certified by The Joint Commission in Sepsis care.

The Clinical Laboratory team are dedicated, healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at San Jose Regional Medical Center. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.

Schedule: 1.0 (40 hours) Shift: Days

Internal bidding period: 10/19/17-10/26/17

POSITION SUMMARY:
Under the direction of the Pathologists and Laboratory Managers, the Clinical Lab Scientist I performs, as assigned, all technical, analytical, clerical, and quality assurance tasks and duties associated with laboratory testing.
Qualifications:
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum: 4-year College degree in Biological Sciences (BA or BS)

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:
Minimum: Ability to read, write, and converse in English. Strong organizational skills. Advanced math and chemistry/biology knowledge. Practical and current knowledge in all appropriate laboratory disciplines. Basic Phlebotomy skills. Basic computer skills.
Preferred: Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum: California Dept. of Health Services CLS License

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum: Ability to multi-task and strong attention to detail. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Good judgment, common sense. Ability to assume initiative for prompt and accurate performance of tests with appropriate documentation and notification of abnormal results. Ability to work under routine and stressful conditions in an accurate and timely manner.
Five years Microbiology Experience

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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