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. May assist in collection/processing of Bone Marrow samples. Additional duties will include operation of instruments, preventative maintenance as appropriate to each section/department assigned Performs all duties in a manner consistent with current laboratory safety standards.
Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT).
Knowledge of Hospital Isolation, Infection Control protocols, patient comfort/safety.
Knowledge of scientific terminology.
Previous directly related lab experience, preferably in a large, complex healthcare system.
Proven skills in basic collection and specimen preparation, storage and disposal of specimen. Knowledge of laboratory regulations, laws, and ethical requirements.
Have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the position.
Have excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART w/in 6 months of hire date.
Experience with Oncology patient population.
Must be able to work overtime if required.
May be required to travel to other UCSD sites.
Must be willing to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
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