Clinical Laboratory Scientist - Molecular Microbiology

LetsGetChecked

Monrovia, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Life Sciences R&D/Engineering
  • Post Date: 06/10/2024
  • Website: letsgetchecked.com
  • Company Address: New York, NY , 10018

About LetsGetChecked

LetsGetChecked is a virtual care company that offers at-home testing, telehealth services, and pharmacy capabilities.

Job Description

LetsGetChecked is a global healthcare solutions company that provides the tools to manage health from home through health testing, virtual care, genetic sequencing, and medication delivery for a wide range of health and wellness conditions. LetsGetChecked's end-to-end model includes manufacturing, logistics, lab analysis, physician support, and prescription fulfillment. Founded in 2015 and co-headquartered in Dublin and New York, LetsGetChecked empowers people to take control of their health and live longer, happier lives.

LetsGetChecked Labs is the trusted partner in laboratory testing for LetsGetChecked. With a shared vision for the future of healthcare, together, our experts are constantly innovating and refining to help people live longer, happier lives. Our labs take pride in maintaining a scientific rigor, accountability and standards that go above and beyond requirements of regulatory governance.

Due to our continued success and growth, we are expanding our Clinical Laboratory Scientist team for our Lab located in Monrovia, California and we're offering a $10,000 signing bonus.

CLS Molecular Microbiology

Priva Path Labs is the trusted partner in laboratory testing for LetsGetChecked. With a shared vision for the future of healthcare, together, our experts are constantly innovating and refining to help people live longer, happier lives. Our labs take pride in maintaining a scientific rigor, accountability and standards that go above and beyond requirements of regulatory governance.

Responsibilities 

The Testing Personnel are responsible for performing those tests that are authorized by the Laboratory Director and that are within the individual’s skill level. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Following the laboratory’s standard operating procedures (SOPs) for specimen handling and processing, test analyses, reporting, and maintaining records of patient results.
  • Adhering to the laboratory’s Quality Control policies with proper communication and documentation of all Quality Control activities, including corrective actions, protocol deviations, instrument and procedural calibrations, and instrument maintenance.
  • Being able to identify problems that may adversely affect test performance and results by troubleshooting the issue and notifying the appropriate supervisor or technical support.
  • Performing inventory management and reagent qualification.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

What we are looking for…..

  • Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or related life science (i.e. Biology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Microbiology, Chemistry, or Biochemistry)
  • Valid California CLS licensure (generalist or Microbiologist) with at least one year experience in a high-throughput clinical laboratory
  • Experience with molecular biology laboratory techniques (including aseptic technique, DNA isolation, and PCR) is required
  • Experience with automated liquid handling platforms is a plus
  • Experience with Roche cobas molecular automation or Hologic Panther automation is a plus
  • Must exhibit the following personal characteristics:
  • Superb attention to detail
  • Ethical behavior
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Capable of working independently
  • Ability to multitask in a pressured environment
  • Ability to work as a team player

Benefits:
Alongside base salary of $45-$50 per hour, this position is eligible for a $10,000 signing bonus, we offer a range of benefits including:

  • Health, dental & vision insurance
  • 401k Matching contribution
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Annual Compensation Reviews
  • At LetsGetChecked we have a Flexible PTO policy
  • 3 paid volunteer days per year
  • Free monthly LetsGetChecked tests as we are not only focused on the well being of our patients but also the well being of our teams
  • A referral bonus programme to reward you for helping us hire the best talent
  • Internal Opportunities and Careers Clinics to help you progress your career
  • Maternity, Paternity, Parental and Wedding leave
 

Why LetsGetChecked?

Together we have a common goal to help people live longer, happier lives.

We want our employees to be healthy, travel often, and have the financial resources and support they need to live a fulfilling life, both inside and outside of work. We encourage our employees to build their careers at LetsGetChecked. We run regular career training clinics, interview assistance, and encourage employees to apply for internal opportunities. We support Learning & Development through our partner Udemy.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion:

As we continue to grow, LetsGetChecked is fully committed to creating an inclusive environment where diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences are valued, where each and every one of our people feels that they belong and are empowered to do the best work of their career.

To learn more about LetsGetChecked and our mission to help people live longer, healthier lives please visit https://www.letsgetchecked.com/careers/

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