California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is looking for Lab Assistants to join our collaborative multidisciplinary teams. If you are seeking the stability of employment with the State of California, consider advancing your laboratory career with us.
In this key position, you will:
Collect, process or prepare laboratory specimens, materials, supplies and operate specialized laboratory equipment
Perform related duties consistent with the Phlebotomist scope of practice such as the operation of laboratory centrifuges, incubators, and refrigerators/freezers
Work with laboratory information computer system and/or institution information system
Ensure specimens are correctly labeled to send to the laboratory for testing
Call for specimen pickup and documents on logs
To thrive in this role, you must have either:
Six months of professional laboratory experience, or
Completion of a formalized training program of at least three months' duration, and
Certified Phlebotomy Technician I or II certificate issued by the State of California (includes $125 monthly pay differential)
We offer a competitive benefits package that includes:
Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
State of California retirement that vests in 5 years (visit www.CalPERS.ca.gov for retirement formulas)
A variety of medical, dental, and vision insurance options
Robust 401(k) and 457 savings plans
And much more
We currently have opportunities available throughout California, which means you’re sure to find the perfect fit.
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!