Clinical Lab Scientist

University of California, San Francisco
Mission Bay (SF)

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Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Code and Payroll Title
Job Summary
To perform procedures related to Cellular Therapy and Blood and Marrow Transplant Laboratory. To perform procedures related to the preparation, concentration, purification and purging of bone marrow or peripheral blood for transplantation. To be able to follow procedures while working independently to produce a sterile and safe product for transplant to intended recipient. To initiate troubleshooting of laboratory equipment and procedures as needed. To follow established quality control procedures and to fully document tasks performed. To assist and ensure smooth operation of the Pediatric Cellular Therapy Laboratory. To help develop, review and implement procedures and to help in laboratory inspection and accreditation efforts.
Req Number
Job Title
Clinical Lab Scientist
Employee Class
Shift Length
8 Hours
Days, Weekends, Variable
Additional Shift Details
Monday-Friday; Weekends; Variable
Bargaining Unit
University Professional and Technical Employees - Health Care Professionals Unit (UPTE-HX)
Job Category
Clinical Labs
Required Qualifications
  • Thorough knowledge in the fields of Cellular Therapy Processing and Storage and in Immunology.
  • This position requires flexibility to orient and work in all UCSF Medical Center locations as needed.
  • College graduate with a BA/BS in a related science.
  • Good Technical and Teaching Skills.
  • Ability to make sound decisions and good judgment.
  • Must have high level of awareness for unusual or abnormal results and good problem solving skills.
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills and relate to supervisors and co-workers.
  • Must have excellent communication skills.
  • Must produce accurate, complete, legible records of work performed.
  • Recent experience in a clinical laboratory setting that handle blood products using aseptic technique, knowledge of cGMP and blood product component processing and isolation.

Preferred Qualifications
    2 years’ experience in Cellular Therapy, Blood and Marrow Processing or Genetics Laboratory.2 years’ experience in Blood Banking, Component Processing or Transfusion service within the past 5 years.

  • Current California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License (Medical Technology) - Generalist

Position Type
Full Time
Department Name
Clinical Lab - Pediatric Immunology
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.
Mission Bay (SF)

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