Hospital Lab Tech 2

University of California, San Francisco
Parnassus Heights (SF)

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Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Code and Payroll Title
008975 HOSP LAB TCHN 2
Job Summary
To act as a liaison between the Clinical Laboratory and all hospital and non-hospital sites submitting laboratory specimens. Performs all duties of a HLT 1 processor and assists in HLT 3 non- supervisory duties as assigned. Such as assisting with taking inventory of supplies, working on problem specimens, monitoring workflow, training new employees, maintaining communication between outpatient HLT staff and all Clinical laboratory sections, assists in accessioning localization studies, cancels and credits sample as needed, assists in filling out specimen mislabeling form and follows up with nursing unit and problem solving and assisting or covering in answering staff questions. Monitors and troubleshoots equipment issues and opens Service tickets. Oversees un-received specimen DPL pending logs. Reviews Metafile errors. Monitors TUG sample delivery robot and helps troubleshoot with hotline as needed. Oversees (TLA) Total Lab Automation track operation, maintenance and troubleshooting.
Req Number
Job Title
Hospital Lab Tech 2
Employee Class
Shift Length
8 Hours
Days, Weekends, Variable
Additional Shift Details
Days; Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday; Weekends
Bargaining Unit
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees - Patient Care Technical Unit (AFSCME-EX)
Job Category
Allied Health, Clinical Labs
Required Qualifications
    Graduation from college with coursework in biological sciences, or two years of college with some coursework in natural, physical, or social sciences or equivalent combination of education and experienceTwo years of experience working in Clinical laboratory- Central ProcessingValid California Phlebotomy CPT licenseDemonstrated knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the positionDemonstrated ability to communicate effectively with physicians, requesting departments, and other staff including ability to clearly explain complex medical information in both verbal and written formAbility to work well under pressureProficient with PC, Windows, Word, Excel, etcMust have knowledge of a clinical laboratory setting and specimen handlingMust be able to work independently, to resolve problems, and follow on assignments with minimal direction

Preferred Qualifications
    Previous knowledge of and experience in a clinical lab setting, and medical terminologyValid California Phlebotomy CPT license

Position Type
Full Time
Department Name
Clinical Lab - Central Processing
Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
About UCSF
At UCSF Health, our mission of innovative patient care, advanced technology and pioneering research is redefining what’s possible for the patients we serve – a promise we share with the professionals who make up our team.

Consistently ranked among the top 10 hospitals nationwide by U.S. News & World Report – UCSF Health is committed to providing the most rewarding work experience while delivering the best care available anywhere. In an environment that allows for continuous learning and opportunities for professional growth, UCSF Health offers the ideal atmosphere in which to best use your skills and talents.
Pride Values
UCSF is a diverse community made of people with many skills and talents. We seek candidates whose work experience or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to professionalism, respect, integrity, diversity and excellence – also known as our PRIDE values.

In addition to our PRIDE values, UCSF is committed to equity – both in how we deliver care as well as our workforce. We are committed to building a broadly diverse community, nurturing a culture that is welcoming and supportive, and engaging diverse ideas for the provision of culturally competent education, discovery, and patient care. Additional information about UCSF is available at

Join us to find a rewarding career contributing to improving healthcare worldwide.
Parnassus Heights (SF)

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