Technical Lab Assistant (TLA)

Sharp Healthcare San Diego, CA

This position is located in Kearny Mesa, San Diego County


8-hour night shift; including every other weekend

This is a Per Diem position

Required Skills and Qualifications

* Three or more years recent laboratory experience processing specimens, preparing specimens for analysis, assisting licensed or certified lab staff in performing testing procedures, and processing

* Excellent direct customer service, communication and critical thinking skills

* Computer skills, data entry proficiency

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

* High School diploma or equivalent

* College coursework in Chemistry or Biology


The Technical Lab Assistant (TLA) provides the technical knowledge, expertise and judgment required to support the Sharp HealthCare (SHC) mission and scope of laboratory services. Assists with pre-analytical, analytical and post-analytical test processes, documentation and processing of lab results relative to the diagnosis, assessment, and treatment of disease.

Sharp HealthCare lab disciplines include Chemistry, Hematology, Coagulation, Urinalysis, Microbiology, Pathology and Blood Bank. The laboratory has an extensive Outreach program that is supported by three outpatient service centers. Our leadership team promotes wellness, real time reward & recognition, professional growth, flexible scheduling and work/life balance. We are proud to have a team of very committed and highly performing employees! We have empowered our team to create innovative ways of providing patient-centered care, such as incorporating aromatherapy and hand massage into our practice to create a healing environment for our Phlebotomy patients. These innovative services have received numerous awards from our organization and Planetree. Take your career to the next level with Sharp HealthCare's Clinical Lab Services!

Physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.

Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

Keywords: Technical Lab Assistant, Laboratory, Laboratory Science, Chemistry, Microbiology, Biology

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