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Clinical Laboratory Scientists Needed in Newport Beach!

Performs a range of standard and/or technically demanding procedures in one or more of the Clinical Laboratory disciplines exercising initiative and independent judgment. Communicates technical or general information to their manager, director, & medical staff. May provide instruction in the basic theory, technical skills and application of laboratory test procedures. May provide functional supervision to
support personnel.
Performance of analytical procedures:
o Performs a range of standard procedures in one or more of the clinical laboratory disciplines.
o Recognizes critical or significant findings.
o Operates instruments and other equipment following established procedures.
o Performs calibration, standardization and maintenance of laboratory instruments and equipment.
o Performs simple trouble-shooting activities according to established guidelines.
o Disseminates laboratory test information in a timely manner.
o Utilizes the laboratory information system or other established systems to verify and document results.
Performance of quality management & performance improvement:
o Demonstrates behaviors that support performance improvement activities.
o Demonstrates knowledge of the principles and practices of quality management and performance
improvement.
o Monitors accuracy and precision of laboratory tests personally performed.
o Adheres to quality control protocols to assure accuracy of results.
Qualified candidates will have an current, active CLS license, as well as two years of pertinent experience. An understanding of Laboratory Information Systems, as well as a familiarity with Microsoft Office needed. ASCP Board of Registry certification as a Medical Technologist strongly desired!
Email your resume to email removed with "attn: Greg" in the subject line, or give us a call directly at 714-573-8830.
Responsibilities include:
o Processes blood, bacteria and other specimens for the recovery of nucleic acids in accordance with laboratory procedures.
o Performs restrictions endonuclease digestions on nucleic acids.
o Amplifies nucleic acid by techniques such as polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and reverse transcriptase PCR.
o Modifies and separates nucleic acids by various techniques including but not limited to electrophoresis, blotting, and hybridization capture.
o Detects mutations and sequence variations by various techniques including but not limited to sequence analysis, conformational analysis, and differential hybridization.
o Applies proper sterile technique to avoid molecular assay ampileon or cross-contamination.
o Ensures the proper handling and storage of all specimens received for testing.
o Maintains complete records for all laboratory test systems in accordance with departmental policies and Clinical Laboratory Improvements Amendments (CLIA) '88.
o Participates in activities with Infectious Disease/Molecular Diagnostics Unit to ensure quality assurance, quality control and safety requirements meet CLIA '88 and participates in proficiency testing.
o Use professional judgment with all testing and analysis procedures.
o Records and reports results in a complete and timely manner.
o Communicates with other public health departments and outside entities concerning laboratory results and related issues.
o Maintains inventory of laboratory reagents and other supplies.
o Assists in the development and implementation of new test systems.
o Performs other duties as assigned.
Qualifications include:
o Bachelor's Degree in chemical, biological, or physical sciences or medical technology from an accredited college or university, supplemented by 1 of professional clinical experience; Medical Technology certification is desirable.
o Working knowledge of the operation and maintenance of pipettes, pH meters, balances, centrifuges and other standard or specialized laboratory equipment preferred.
o Full command, verbal and written, of the English language.
o Current Health Certificate (contract specific).
o Current PPD (contract specific).
o Successful completion of Maxim background screening and hiring process.
o Successful completion of Maxim screening exam(s) with a passing score of 80% or greater.
Maxim employees are our greatest asset. We offer the following
Benefits:
o Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
o 401k Program
o Competitive Pay
o Flexible Scheduling
o Direct Deposit
o Positive Work Environment and Internal Bonuses
o Travel Benefits (as applicable)
o 24 hour on- call service
Since 1988, Maxim Healthcare Services has become one of the largest employers of clinicians in the nation. At Maxim Staffing Solutions, a division of Maxim Healthcare Services, we're known for our quality of patient care, commitment to employee development and emphasis on customer service. Maxim knows that you deserve great benefits, flexible scheduling and rewarding assignments, so our Healthcare Recruiters will match your skills, experience and schedule in order to find you the best assignments in top medical facilities. Maxim Recruiters are always available to provide you with the assistance you need to get your job done, so call us today; Maxim has a solution for you.
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For more information about our job opportunities, please visit our website. http://www.maximstaffing.com

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