California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking an experienced laboratory professional to join our multidisciplinary team at California State Prison, Sacramento, where your knowledge and skills will contribute greatly to the diagnosis and treatment of the patients in our care.
In this key position, you will:
Perform delicate specimen collection, handling, and testing preparation; maintain accurate lab records
Conduct preventative maintenance and record keeping for lab equipment; maintain inventory and temperature logs; order and monitor supplies
Provide direction and training to Laboratory Assistants
Prepare and file lab reports; participate in quality improvement activities and the development of laboratory procedures
In addition to a valid California State Clinical Laboratory Technologist license or a license of equal or higher level issued by the State Department of Health Services, you must have at least one year of experience in comprehensive clinical laboratory work that involved making laboratory analyses.
In return for your efforts, CCHCS offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
State of California retirement that vests in 5 years (visit CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas)
A variety of medical, dental, and vision insurance options
Effective July 1, 2020, in response to the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Personal Leave Program 2020 (PLP 2020) was implemented. PLP 2020 requires that each full-time employee receive a 9.23 percent reduction in pay in exchange for 16 hours PLP 2020 leave credits monthly through June 2022.
Internal Number: 5610991
About California Correctional Health Care Services
Established to oversee and provide timely access to quality health care in all adult correctional facilities operated by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation in California, California Correctional Health Care Services is seeking dedicated health care professionals to continue this important mission. In return we offer all of the benefits of employment with State of California, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance options; generous paid time off; and retirement options that include a pension and 401(k) and 457 accounts. Plus, with locations throughout the state, you’re sure to find your perfect fit!