Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Microbiology
UCLA Health
Los Angeles, California 90001

Job Description

Responsibilities

As a Clinical Laboratory Scientist of the Microbiology lab, you will assist with a variety of technical procedures within the Bacteriology, Mycobacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology sections of the Brentwood Annex. Primary responsibilities include:

*Perform urine cultures, blood cultures, gram stains, fungal stains, BD Max PCR
*Troubleshoot laboratory instruments
*Reagent preparation 

Qualifications

*A current, California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License (CLS) or a Clinical Microbiology Scientist (CMS)
*Must have a minimum of at least two years of current technical and practical experience in Bacteriology, mycology, mycobacteriology, and /or parasitology
*Strong educational background and advanced training in Microbiology
*Demonstrated working knowledge of current instrumentations:  BD Bactec FX and bioMerieux Vitek 2 and MS systems, Centrifuges, Water Baths, Analytical Balance, Fume hood, Biological Safety Cabinet, Incubator
*Skilled in using a computer

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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Employment/Position Type:

Full Time
Date Posted : 10/30/2021