Sign on bonus + shift differentials + relocation packages available
30 openings available.
Internal Number: 1001
About the Role
All levels available, all shifts available.
As a CLS, you are responsible for performing high complexity laboratory testing (next generation sequencing) on patient specimens, performing quality control and quality assurance procedures, reporting patient results. You’ll comply with all applicable local, state and federal laboratory requirements and operate under the direction of the Laboratory Director and Laboratory Supervisors. This role requires meticulous and organized records, excellent attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task and be flexible with tasks and schedules.
Accurately perform molecular testing, using a variety of molecular biological techniques including next generation sequencing
Conduct daily quantitation and qualification assessment of molecular data generated during testing
Carry out QC/QA activities as part of the Quality program and commitment to patient safety
Participate in a variety of other essential laboratory activities, including reagent qualification, inventory management, procedure writing, inspection preparation, assay validation and investigation
Perform and document routine preventive maintenance and independently identify and troubleshoot highly complex problems that adversely affect test performance
Identify root cause and document all corrective actions taken when test systems
Assist with training of new laboratory personnel
Participate in introduction of assay improvements, new assay configurations and validation
At times, this position may fill the role of the general supervisor if the general supervisor is off-site
You have at least six years of experience in a CLIA laboratory and have a good understanding of CAP and CLIA regulations. You’re reliable and resilient, and you contribute to team success by sharing your experience in molecular biology and NGS and are a leader among peers. Your colleagues come to you with questions, and you’ve had experience training and/or supervising clinical laboratory staff.
You are excited about bringing quality and strong project management skills to solve complex issues that impact test performance. You are an effective and proactive communicator who maintains open dialogue with colleagues across functions and can articulate complex concepts and issues clearly. An avid learner, you seek opportunities to grow and integrate developmental feedback you receive into your day-to-day. You’re known for your ability to zoom in on detail as well as your ability to zoom out to see the big picture.