Bring your passion for science and health care to California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS), where these two fields converge. Here, in a multidisciplinary setting, adept laboratory technologists, like you, contribute greatly to the diagnosis and treatment of the diverse patient population in our care.
In this key position, you will:
Conduct and/or oversee complex technical lab tests and analyses
Provide technical direction and training to lower level lab staff
Participate in quality assurance reviews and prepare administrative reports, statements, budget requests, and other documents required by administrative and medical staff
The ideal candidate will possess a valid California State Clinical Laboratory Technologist license or a license of equal or higher level issued by the State Department of Health Services and 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 (11 each year)
A variety of medical, dental, and vision insurance options
State of California retirement that vests in 5 years and 401(k)/457 savings plans
And much more
This rewarding opportunity currently exists at Calipatria State Prison, located just north of the desert community of El Centro. With access to nearby urban centers like Palm Springs and a variety of natural attractions and recreational activities, this is the ideal place to enjoy the work-life balance you’ll find with CCHCS.
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!