Laboratory Corporation of America Clinical Specimen Processor in Burlington, North Carolina

The primary purpose of the Clinical Specimen Processor is to accession and prepare patient specimens for analysis by designated departments. Specimen processing is complex and difficult because of the quantity, diversity, and time requirements of specimens received in the centralized processing area. This position must be able to process all specimens timely and correctly and to identify and resolve specimen acceptability problems.

Prepares laboratory specimens for designated departments/locations prior to laboratory analysis and testing. Unpacks specimens from branches or ports and routes specimens by type to various staging areas. Prepares all specimens received for testing in designated laboratory departments or locations such as staging of specimens, centrifuge, separate serum, and blood smears. Aliquots sample for departments. Prepares excess specimen samples for storage and resolves and document problem specimens.


Please note that this position requires data entry skills at 6,000+ kph.

License/Certification/Education: Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent w/1-2 years of experience.




3:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Tuesday through Friday; 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Saturday

As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.