Childrens Hospital and Research Center Clinical Lab Assistant III in Oakland, California
*Job Summary: *The laboratory assistant III is responsible for collecting blood and urine specimens from pediatric patients and for the timely initial processing of specimens for laboratory testing and microbiology set-up.
Position Requirements: Minimum Education: High School or equivalent Minimum Experience: 1 year phlebotomy experience. Phlebotomy certificate required. Preferred Education: Basic college courses. Skills & Abilities: Moderate knowledge of medical terminology. Must be able to communicate in a positive and effective manner with all ages of pediatric patients and patient''s parents Must be capable of performing precise repetitive and consistent manipulations with patient samples. Must be able to process data with extreme accuracy and thoroughness. Must be able to lift 25 pounds. Must be able to work weekends.
Physical Requirements: Sit: Up to 8 hours/day Stand/Walk: Up to 6 hours/day Bend/Stoop: Up to 6 hours/day Reach: Up to 6 hours Rep Use of UE/Grasp: Up to 8 hrs Lift/Push/Pull: 25lbs, over 25# with assistance or equipment This job requires the ability to hear alarms clients and/or instruction. The ability to see accurately from 20 inches to 20-ft. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function of this position.