PONDERA MEDICAL CENTER Clinical Lab Scientist (CLS) in CONRAD, Montana
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIESEducation/Experience: Bachelor's degree in Clinical Laboratory Science or related science.Technical Skills: Routine duties include primarily laboratory-related conditions to include noise from equipment, ringing telephones, interruptions to work from staff and customers. Daily functions may include exposure to infectious body fluids, hazardous chemicals, fumes, needles/syringes, moving mechanical parts. Most functions require us of protective gear, such as gloves, lab coat and face shields.Other qualifications/certificate/license: Montana State license as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS).JOB SUMMARYThe CLS performs laboratory procedures using a variety of automated and non-automated technologies. Evaluates the accuracy and validity of patient test results and reports the information correctly. Performs, monitors, and evaluates quality control for all tests; maintains laboratory equipment through preventative maintenance and troubleshooting according to the established protocols. Complete documentation as required in each department. Organizes, performs and results tests to meet expected turnaround times. Participates in performance improvement projects, procedure writing and revisions, and training of new employees/student or other projects assigned.