CLS Laboratory Technologist COVID

This new COVID testing organization is actively interviewing CLS Laboratory Technologists to join it’s SF Bay Area Operations team. This will be an excellent opportunity for someone who wants to make a difference in the community and work on the cutting-edge of the growing testing industry.

Reporting to the Laboratory Operations and Technical Supervisor, the Laboratory CLS will perform a diverse set of clinical tests, conforming to applicable county, state, and federal laboratory standards. This Laboratory Technologist will take a positive role on the team, supporting safety and efficiency as the labs open, helping to validate testing, and working closely with a strong team of MLT and CLS Licensed Clinical Laboratory Technologists.

The CLS COVID Laboratory Technologist will take a large role in getting this wet lab facility off the ground. This person will help train new Technologists and support personnel as they are added to the team, and will help educate new members on this Academic Health organization’s strong quality management methodologies.

In any top tier testing environment safety is a key concern. The CLS Laboratory Technologist will support senior staff in establishing and managing safe working operations in this Biosafety Level 2 (BSL-2) facility. This person will manage all pre-analytic workflow processes to maintain orderly data entry, specimen collection, and processing techniques. You’ll also be expected to perform a wide array of tests, so experience in the following will be very helpful:

  • RTqPCR, DNA/RNA, qPCR 

Situated close to the urban attractions of San Francisco proper and the high-tech atmosphere of Silicon Valley, the SF Bay Area region boasts something for everyone. Live theater, world renowned restaurants, legendary live music, and famous wineries await just a short drive north or south. Enjoy the lights and sounds of a full service city. If the COVID Laboratory Technologist is an adventurous type, you won’t need to look very far for hundreds of miles of hiking & biking trails, beachcombing, and the expanses of the Northern California wilderness. With some of the best schools in the nation and a high quality of life, the SF Bay Area is quickly gaining popularity among young families too.

The COVID Laboratory Technologist CLS at this wet lab facility will play a large role in keeping the testing and operations running smoothly. You’ll work with a tenured team, in a collaborative environment, and you’ll find support in surprising places. One place that isn’t a surprise is the competitive salary and generous benefits package that you’ll receive.