Laboratory Technical Assistant - Clinical Research

City of Hope

Irvine, CA

Job posting number: #7251184 (Ref:10026452)

Posted: June 3, 2024

Salary / Pay Rate: $22.08 - $33.12 / hour

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Laboratory Technical Assistant - Clinical Research

Join the transformative team atCity of Hope, where we're changing lives and making a real difference in the fight against cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening illnesses. City of Hope’s growing national system includes its Los Angeles campus, a network of clinical care locations across Southern California, a new cancer center in Orange County, California, and treatment facilities in Atlanta, Chicago and Phoenix. our dedicated and compassionate employees are driven by a common mission: To deliver the cures of tomorrow to the people who need them today.

As a Laboratory Technical Assistant, you play a vital role in the hospital's Clinical Research team. Your primary responsibilities include receiving, processing, routing, and storing specimens from all areas of the hospital. Additionally, you provide crucial support and assistance in various laboratory tasks within the specimen processing area. By efficiently managing specimens and collaborating with the team, you contribute to the achievement of departmental objectives and ensure smooth operations within the laboratory.CLICK HERE to learn more about the Lennar Foundation Cancer Center!

Hours for this role (subject to change): 12:00pm - 08:30pm, including rotating weekends

As a successful candidate, you will:

  • Receive and accession clinical research specimens.
  • Perform variety of laboratory procedures, including blood cell isolations, sample aliquoting, centrifugation, pipetting, and proper storage.
  • Troubleshoot specimen discrepancies, communicate with providers to clarify unclear test orders
  • Perform inventory, inventory control tasks, clerical duties which include maintaining, scanning and filing documents

Your qualifications should include:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Up to one-year experience in a hospital laboratory setting preferred, working with clinical laboratory specimens and staff

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, please click here.

To learn more about our Comprehensive Benefits, please CLICK HERE.

Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $22.08 - $33.12 / hour

The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate’s experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.

City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.

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Job posting number:#7251184 (Ref:10026452)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:City of Hope
United States
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