The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is seeking to hire a Clinical Laboratory Scientist to join their Stem Cell Laboratory. In this key position, your primary duties include:
•Process/cryopreserve bone marrow and peripheral blood stem cells for infusion •Prepare samples for sterility, viability, and cell count testing •Operate blood separation instruments and hematology analyzer •Perform quality control tasks and computations •Document equipment maintenance and quality control •Maintain, troubleshoot, and perform minor repairs on lab equipment •Prepare written reports and technical summaries •Record/review data for accuracy, completeness, and suitability •Handle clinical trial administrative responsibilities
Qualifications•Current, valid CA CLS license •2 years of recent experience performing testing in a clinical laboratory is highly desirable •Experience in stem cell processing, transfusion medicine, blood separation processes, and quality control/quality assurance, highly preferred •Background in reviewing and developing research laboratory protocols •Knowledge and experience with microbiology procedures is highly preferred •Experience with EPIC is a bonus
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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