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Clinical Lab Scientist- NGS
  • Location: San Francisco, CA
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #15757

Lighthouse Lab Services is the leading provider of laboratory personnel. Currently, we are working with a laboratory in South San Francisco that is looking for a Clinical Lab Scientist to join their NGS team for laboratory testing.

***$10,000 Sign on Bonus offered to candidates***

We are seeking a Clinical Laboratory Scientist to join our laboratory in South San Francisco. This position will be working in the GeneSeq department, performing highly complex diagnostic procedures on clinical specimens using molecular biology based technology in the areas of infectious disease testing with the overall goal of providing results that will be used in the critical treatment of our clients. The Clinical Laboratory Scientist will be responsible for molecular biology techniques performed in this lab, including next generation sequencing and Sanger sequencing focused on genotypic testing.

Perform routine/complex technical procedures/functions according to departmental Standard Operating Procedures
Testing areas include: genotyping: next generation sequencing and Sanger sequencing
Utilize a wide array of instrumentation; automated liquid handling systems, MiSeq (sequencing system) and dna analyzers and perform preventative maintenance and calibrations as required
Monitor, operate and troubleshoot instrumentation to ensure proper functionality
Recognize problems and initiate troubleshooting steps to evaluate testing failures and other issues
Perform appropriate QA/QC (Qualification) procedures.
Review/monitor appropriate test performance indicators (initiate troubleshooting/occurrence reports as required)
Prepare, test and evaluate new reagents or controls
Analyze specimen data and report accurate and timely test results in order to deliver quality patient care
Maintain professional competence through continuing education, in-service training programs for licensure and affiliations with professional organizations
Maintain a safe work environment and wear appropriate personal protective equipment
Provide oversight and technical guidance for unlicensed laboratory staff and clinical laboratory scientists in training
Review, draft, and update Standard Operating Procedures and related testing documentation
May assist in the development and validation of new assays and technology transfers from R&D
Accept and perform additional duties as assigned

Any type or amount of experience
CA CLS Generalist License!!

Shifts Available:
Sunday – Thursday (Start between 7 am and 9 am) – 3:30 pm or 5:30 pm
Sunday – Thursday OR Tuesday – Saturday (Start between 6 am and 10 am) – 2:30 pm or 6:30 pm

-Medical, Dental, and Vision
-Paid Holidays

About us:
At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 18 years of proven success placing job seekers in positions ranging from entry-level Medical Technologists to seasoned Laboratory Directors. We recruit nationwide, for permanent and travel positions with clients ranging from small hospitals to large reference laboratories.
It is the policy of Lighthouse Lab Services to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Lighthouse Lab Services is committed to working and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals of all abilities, including persons with disabilities.
If at any time during the application process, you need an accommodation, please contact recruiting@lighthouselabservices.com for assistance.
Lighthouse Lab Services | 844-974-1929 | lighthouselabservices.com
#BW Job ID #15757

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