At Natividad, our dedication to the people of Monterey County is at the heart of everything we do—from the health care services we provide to the specialized programs we promote. This commitment to our community spans more than 130 years and, more importantly, has touched countless lives. It has also earned us a Joint Commission ranking in the top percentile of hospitals nationwide. If you believe in inspiring healthy lives by focusing on community-based care, consider joining Natividad today.
CLINICAL LABORATORY SCIENTIST - TRAINEE
Natividad is seeking a Clinical Laboratory Scientist - Trainee to perform a variety of medical laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures in the areas of chemistry, hematology, coagulation, urinalysis, microbiology, bacteriology, blood bank and serology, as well as other related work as required. While in trainee status, all laboratory testing and diagnostic procedures performed by the incumbent must be verified by a licensed CLS.
The successful candidate must possess, or must obtain, the required CA CLS license no later than 6 months from date of hire.
When the training period is complete, a successful CLS Trainee will possess the following knowledge: Chemical, bacteriological, serological, hematological and parasitological principles, techniques and terminology; procedure materials, supplies and equipment used in routine and specialized laboratory testing; calibration, operation and maintenance of laboratory testing equipment; quality control techniques and procedures; and basic computer applications related to laboratory work.
Priority Screening Date: Friday, March 20, 2020 at 11:59pm for a guaranteed review. Application materials received after this date will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until position is filled.
Natividad fosters a culture of service excellence and seeks candidates who have demonstrated the ability to provide and continually improve the responsiveness of that service. The Human Resource department takes a leadership role in implementing Natividad's customer service program. Customer service relations at Natividad recognizes, respects, and understands the rich diversity of the health care environment.