Full Time; Partial Year Career Full Salary Range: $33.36 - $49.58/hourly. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
UCSC strives to embrace diversity in all its forms; it strives to be an inclusive community that fosters an open, enlightened & productive environment.
Under the supervision of the Student Health Services (SHS) Clinical Lab Supervisor and the SHS Lab Director, this position serves as one of the clinical laboratory technologist specialists at UCSC Student Health Services.
The Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) is responsible for maintaining biological sample testing services at the Student Health Services Laboratory and performs all diagnostic in-house testing in hematology, urinalysis, microbiology, and whole blood glucose determination. This position also performs phlebotomy as needed to obtain samples for testing. The CLS uses the in-house practice management system and the laboratory information system (LIS).
Student Health Services serves graduate and undergraduate students. Services include a Same Day Clinic for acute medical conditions as well as appointments for less acute conditions, chronic conditions and health maintenance. Student Health Services also has psychiatry and allergy and immunization clinics as well as in-house pharmacy, x-ray, and laboratory services.
A partial-year career appointment is established to accommodate foreseeable seasonal fluctuations in staffing, operational, or other needs and contains regularly scheduled furlough periods during which the incumbent remains an employee and retains health benefits, but is not at work. Please note that the Clinical Lab Scientist Specialist furlough period is for 8 weeks in the summer (dates to be determined) and is unpaid time off.
Knowledge of laboratory health education guidelines and community practice.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Ability to use laboratory equipment properly and safely.
Ability to operate safety and office equipment properly.
Ability to work with the Laboratory Information System (LIS), electronic medical records, word processing computer software, and spreadsheets. Conditions of Employment:
Possession of a current State of California Clinical Laboratory Scientist license in good standing, maintaining required continuing education
Selected candidate will be required to pass a pre hire criminal history background check and a pre hire credentialing check
Selected candidate will be required to complete HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accessibility) training within 30 days of hire and will need to possess or obtain a Cardiopulmonary (CPR) certificate within 90 days of hire.
Will be required to comply with current Student Health Center employee health safety requirements for health care workers as defined by state and federal regulatory agencies; Current health safety requirements to be discussed during interview.
Will be required to complete Title IX (Sexual Harassment) training every two years.
Per the Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act (CANRA), this position has been identified as a Mandated Reporter. The selected candidate will be required to report known or suspected child abuse or neglect as defined by CANRA and will be required to sign a Statement Acknowledging Requirement to Report Child Abuse prior to commencing employment. CANRA Penal Codes, and related definitions, requirements, and responsibilities may be obtained here: http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/cgi-bin/displaycode?section=pen&group=11001-12000&file=11164-11174.3
Position is open until filled; Initial Review Date: 08/09/2017
To ensure review of application materials by the hiring unit they must be submitted electronically via the Staff Employment Opportunities web site (http://jobs.ucsc.edu ) on or before the initial review date (IRD). A computer is available at the UCSC Staff Human Resources Office located at Scotts Valley Center (SVC), 100 Enterprise Way, Suite 100, Scotts Valley, CA 95066. To learn more or to request disability accommodation call 831-459-2009. Hearing impaired are encouraged to use the California Relay Service 800-735-2922. The University of California, Santa Cruz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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