TitleClinical Operations Technician (South San Francisco)
LocationSouth San Francisco
Department NameClinical Operations
Description
Primary Purpose:
Responsible for performing tissue evaluation, providing support processing tissue, and packing and shipping tissue in an efficient and accurate manner.  Also provides general laboratory support.
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Performs specular evaluation of donor corneas.
  • Supports tissue processing through circulating and equipment cleaning.
  • Packs tissue shipments for transportation
  • Ensures tissue transportation within SightLife and for surgery is carried out in a timely manner, including personally transporting tissue as needed.
  • Perform processing associated laboratory duties.
  • Performs general laboratory duties as needed, including but not limited to, ordering, stocking supplies, and cleaning.
  • Accurately documents donor and surgery related information into appropriate database(s).
  • Ensures all quality standards are met prior to distribution (Eye Bank Association of America, Food and Drug Administration, and SightLife).
  • Perform other projects and duties as assigned.
 
Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the education, experience, knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
Education and Experience:
  • High School or equivalent.
  • Bachelor’s in related field or 3 years experience in Ophthalmology related position.
 
Required Skills/Knowledge/Abilities:
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills with the ability to interact effectively with all SightLife staff.
  • In all daily activities, strive to support the Mission, Vision, and Values of SightLife.
  • A personal commitment to organ and tissue donation required.
  • Ability to work long hours, nights, and weekends when needed.
  • Qualified applicants must be 21 years of age or older, have a valid driver’s license, and be eligible to meet our company driving standards.