Cytotechnologist

BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Cytotechnologist to work for a leading San Diego biotechnology company.


Cytotechnologist


Job Description
  • Laser Capture Microdissection of patient slides under supervision of a pathologist.
  • Receives and properly identifies samples and associated paperwork. 
  • Performs daily inventory or maintenance activities in the histology department, maintaining a clean and well-organized workspace. 
  • Properly tracks samples and subsequent slides into laboratory information system and processes specimens following standard protocols. 
  • Troubleshoots general problems including missing or conflicting identifier.
  • Clerical and administrative functions within the laboratory operation, including documentation to maintain compliance with state, CLIA, and CAP requirements.
  • Works with client services department to quickly resolve discrepancies. 
  • Works well in a cross-functional team environment with meticulous attention to detail, strong data entry skills, excellent communication skills, and strong organizational skills. 
  • Be a self-starter in resolving discrepancies and proactively improving operational efficiencies. 
  • Focuses on quality of patient testing. 
  • Focuses on maintaining fast turn-around times. 
  • Reports to VP Laboratory Operations
  • Works closely with the Pathologists, Commercial Operations and Customer Service 

Job Qualifications
  • CA licensed Cytotechnologist
  • Experience in tumor identification in patient tissue
  • Highly organized, ability to work independently, follow standard operation procedures

  • Location: San Diego
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job ID: BR84858614