Laboratory Jobs in San Diego and information on what makes San Diego a great place to live and work!
As the second largest city in California, San Diego is located in southwestern California. The city is one of the fastest-growing large cities in the United States. San Diego’s equable climate, its extensive sand beaches, and its many cultural attractions make it a popular retirement spot and a year-round vacation and convention center. San Diego Jack Murphy Stadium is the home of the Chargers of the NFL and the Padres of major league baseball. The city is served by San Diego International Airport so travel is never an issue.
San Diego's cultural activities draw millions of tourists each year. Balboa Park is a central attraction and contains the San Diego Zoo, one of the world's most extensive zoos. The San Diego Museum of Art and the Old Globe Theatre, a reproduction of Shakespeare's theater in England, are also major attractions to the area.
This position requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in biological science or the equivalent, one year internship in a hospital clinical laboratory, and current licensure with the Massachusetts as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS). Minimum of one year experience in an acute care hospital preferred.
The Clinical Lab Scientist performs testing in all areas of the laboratory including chemistry, microbiology, hematology and transfusion services. Verifies results for the use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. Demonstrates competency in patient testing for neonate, adult and geriatric patients.