The Genetic Counselor 2 | 3 will provide genetic counseling, will coordinate the assessment and laboratory testing of patients seen in Genomic Medicine clinic as well as have the responsibility to design, administer and evaluate specialized programs and/or or serve as the designated expert/consultant or source of specialized knowledge within the Division of Genomic Medicine.
Masters' Degree in Genetic Counseling and board eligible or board certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling.
Must be licensed as a Genetic Counselor in the State of California or eligible to obtain license upon hire.
Previous experience working as a genetic counselor, preferably in general genetics or biochemical genetics.
Experience designing, administering, and evaluating specialized counseling programs or serving as the designated experts, consultants, or sources of specialized knowledge within the genetic counseling profession.
Knowledge of counseling techniques and genetic test interpretation.
Knowledge of the statistical methods and procedures, including survey techniques for evaluation of the adequacy of research designs and techniques; ability to communicate in written form; ability to record data in a timely and accurate manner.
Knowledge of current development in the field of Genomic Medicine; must be able to remain current as well.
Skills to integrate and interpret clinical and genetic information in order to understand the limitations, interpretation and significance of specialized laboratory and clinical procedures.
Knowledge of research techniques to develop, implement and evaluate genetic/genomic research projects.
Bilingual in Spanish.
**For Genetic Counselor 3**
Board certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC). Must be licensed as a Genetic Counselor in the State of California.
THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
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