Senior Clinical Laboratory Technologist (CVSP)

  • California Correctional Health Care Services
  • 19025 Wiley's Well Road, Blythe, CA, Blythe, California
  • Oct 01, 2020
Full Time Sciences and Laboratory Mid to Senior Level
  • Salary: $59,136 USD
  • Salary Top: $77,772
  • Phone: 2798009163
  • Apply By: Nov 09, 2020

Job Description

Bring your passion for science and health care to California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS), where these two fields converge. Established to oversee and provide timely access to quality health care in the adult correctional facilities under the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, CCHCS is seeking an adept laboratory technologist to join our organization. Here, in a multidisciplinary setting, your skills and knowledge will contribute greatly to the diagnosis and treatment of our diverse patient population.


In this key position, you will

  • Perform delicate specimen collection, handling, and testing preparation
  • Conduct and/or oversee complex technical lab tests and analyses
  • Furnish training, direction, and competency oversight to lower level lab staff
  • Research new laws, rules, and regulations regarding lab operations
  • Review and update current lab policies and procedures, and draft new policies and procedures as needed
  • Serve as lead over the lab’s quality assurance activities


To thrive in this position, you must have:

  • Clinical Laboratory Technologist license issued by the State of California, or a license of equal or higher level issued by the State Department of Health Services
  • Minimum one year experience in comprehensive lab work, which must have included making lab analyses


This opportunity is located at Chuckawalla Valley State Prison (CVSP), in Blythe.  This friendly desert community is an outdoor recreational wonderland with 350 days of sunshine to enjoy golfing, tennis, and hiking.  The communities of La Quinta, Palm Desert, and Palm Springs make an attractive home base for many of CVSP’s clinical staff and their families.


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 for retirement formulas
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance plans
  • Robust 401(k) and 457 retirement plans
  • And much more


Effective July 1, 2020, in response to the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Personal Leave Program 2020 (PLP 2020) was implemented. PLP 2020 requires that each full-time employee receive a 9.23 percent reduction in pay in exchange for 16 hours PLP 2020 leave credits monthly through June 2022.


For more information, contact Tim Koch, Recruiter at or (279) 800-9163. Visit our website to apply online. 



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19025 Wiley's Well Road, Blythe, CA, Blythe, California 92225 United States View Map