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UCLA Health Hospital Laboratory Technician II, Microbiology Lab (Part-Time) in Los Angeles, California


The Microbiology/Virology Lab is seeking to hire a part-time Hospital Laboratory Technician II to work the weekend shift. In this role, you will perform pre and post-analytical activities including specimen processing duties, accessioning, troubleshoot specimen/test order problems, rotate and discard specimen holds, filing, operate and maintain laboratory equipment, and participate special studies as required by the laboratory and medical staff. Other duties may include assisting with clinical resource leadership/training in specimen processing, monitoring inventories of media and reagents used in diagnostic testing, quality control/quality assurance support, computer operation (report printing) and data entry and retrieval.

Note - this is a limited, part-time position that's anticipated to last for one year.

May convert to career.


*Computer skills (e.g. typing, internet navigation)

*Strong written and verbal communication skills with attention to detail

*Excellent organizational, teamwork and time-management skills

*Ability to work weekends, holidays, and other shifts as needed

*A high school diploma or equivalent (e.g. GED or HiSET)

*Working knowledge of medical terminology is a plus

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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