Accelerating the Implementation of Mass Spectrometry in the Clinical Lab


Job Posting

Clinical Laboratory Scientist

Company:University of California-San Diego
Location:San Diego, Ca
Position:Clinical Laboratory Scientist


This is a clinical laboratory scientists position in the toxicology/mass spectrometry laboratory at UCSD. A California CLS license is required. This is an exciting position in a laboratory that has direct impact on patient care.

Under general supervision of a Senior Supervisor CLS, perform independently a wide variety of technical procedures in the toxicology section of the Department Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. Other responsibilities include method development-modification-parallel testing, collaboration on or independent preparation of abstracts or manuscripts, repair of laboratory instruments, sample processing, reagent preparation, data entry and phlebotomy duties.

On a daily basis, assess overall workload for any area that needs help and help coworkers without being reassigned by the supervisor. Work is assigned daily and reviewed by supervisory personnel or designee. All Clinical Laboratory Scientists may process specimens, perform waived and non-waived testing without direct and constant supervision, and report results without supervisor or director review for the tests that are within their scope of licensure and for which they have been trained and deemed competent.


Must have a current Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) or appropriate sub-specialty license issued by the State of California.

Graduation from college with a major in a relevant field.

Previous relevant experience.

Knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of duties assigned to the position.


A Bachelorís Degree.

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