Clinical Lab Scientist 2 - Nights / Microbiology/Molecular Lab
Allied
Full time
Responsible for performing complex procedures for clinical diagnostic purposes. Serves as a trainer and a role model.
  • Performs Patient and Quality Control (QC) testing, develops skills and maintains competency in routine and assigned laboratory areas.
  • Maintains proper inventories and correctly uses supplies and reagents.
  • Performs advanced equipment troubleshooting and equipment maintenance.
  • Ensures a smooth transition to the next shift.
  • Participates in quality safety and compliance programs.
  • Investigates documents and resolves problems or complaints.
  • Serves as trainer and role model for Clinical Laboratory Scientist 1 staff and health care professional students.
Position Compensation Range: $21.95 - $34.02 Hourly
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Associate Degree in Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in MT/CLS, 0 years; Bachelor’s in Bio/Chem 3 years; MLT-4 years.
  • ASCP or equivalent certification within 18 months of hire.
Join UVA and enjoy:
  • Competitive pay and paid time off
  • Generous wellness (Hoo’s Well) and health, dental and vision benefits
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Short-term and long-term disability plans
  • Superior retirement program
  • 403(b) and 457 Savings Program
  • Relocation assistance for moves over 50 miles
  • Dual career program to assist spouses/partners identify local employment opportunities
  • Continuing-education assistance
  • In-house certification/recertification (ACLS, PALS, TNSS and others)
  • Annual certification pay, up to $300
  • Uteam recognition program
  • Caregiving assistance with back-up care available for infants through the elderly
  • And much more. 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires sitting for prolonged periods; Repetitive motion: typing.  Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull < 20lbs.  May be exposed to fumes, chemicals, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.
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