UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 10/11/2018 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 10/22/2018. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Under direct and constant supervision performs specimen processing, accessioning, phlebotomy, heel and finger sticks, customer service, clerical duties, effective communication with laboratory customers, problem resolution, record keeping, supply inventory and maintenance, as well as cleaning and maintaining a safe work environment.
Additional duties will include operation of instruments, preventative maintenance as appropriate to each section/dept assigned. Performs all duties in a manner consistent with current laboratory safety standards. (See general non-technical section for details). For technical duties related to a specific section, see that section of this JDC. Must have current Phlebotomy Certification issued by the state of California Laboratory Field Services.
Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT).
Proven experience working in related lab, preferably in a large, complex healthcare system.
Demonstrated knowledge of Scientific terminology.
Proven skills in basic collection and specimen preparation, storage and disposal of specimen.
Solid knowledge of Hospital Isolation, Infection Control protocols, patient comfort/safety.
Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing.
May be required to travel to other UCSD sites.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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