Clinical Laboratory Assistant **Temp**

Organization
Myriad Genetics
Job Location
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South San Francisco, CA 94080
Salary
$19 - $19.5 / Hour
Job Description

Preparation of sample aliquots; retrieving samples for testing as directed by work schedule; performing inventories and orders for laboratory and office supplies; performing clerical duties that do not involve interpretation or judgment; receiving and accessioning samples into the CLIMS; and assisting CLS' with various lab duties (temperature monitoring, CLIMS sample batching, preparation of buffers), reporting issues to management.

 

**This is a Temporary position up to 6 months or longer**

** Shift: Tuesday through Saturday, 8:30AM – 5:00PM**

Requirements

Under the supervision of a Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Clinical Laboratory Assistants will be responsible for:

  • Receiving and accessioning samples
  • Preparation of sample aliquots and automated dilutions
  • Retrieving samples for testing
  • Performing inventories and orders for laboratory and office supplies
  • Performing clerical duties
  • Other duties as assigned



    • High School diploma or equivalent
    • One to three months related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience
    • Minimum of 2 years clinical laboratory experience preferred, including but not limited to customer service, specimen processing, and laboratory assisting in a hospital or reference laboratory setting

    Skills

    • Demonstrated proficiency in computer skills, such as word processing, data analysis and laboratory information systems
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Strong understanding of good laboratory practices and regulatory compliance
    • Knowledge of medical terminology preferred

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk; or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop; kneel; or crouch The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.



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