Laboratory Corporation of America Specimen Accessioner in Itasca, Illinois

LabCorp (NYSE: LH), an S&P 500 company, is a leading global life sciences company that is deeply integrated in guiding patient care, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. With a mission to improve health and improve lives, LabCorp delivers world-class diagnostic solutions, brings innovative medicines to patients faster and uses technology to improve the delivery of care. LabCorp reported net revenues of over $10 billion in 2017.

LabCorp is seeking an experienced Specimen Processor responsible for covering the specimens collection and processing our hospital client. Hours are 11:00 AM-7: 30 PM M-F and rotating Saturdays from 1 PM-5 PM.

As a Specimen Processor, you will receive specimens in from clients, accession them into the computer systems, process, pour off and prepare them for testing. Will perform data entry to document patient demographics, billing information, specimen types, requirements, and all other clinical data. Will also be responsible for packaging and preparing specimens and containers to be sent to other labs. Other duties include providing support to the client, keeping up to date specimen logs, and general inventory.

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 1 to 3 years of a laboratory setting preferred

  • Proven track record in providing exceptional customer service

  • Strong communication skills; both written and verbal

  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment

  • Comfortable working under minimal supervision

  • Reliable transportation and clean driving record if applicable

  • Flexibility to work overtime as needed

  • Able to pass a standardized color blindness test

Shift

2

Schedule

Monday-Friday 6pm - 2:30am; rotating Sat 5pm - 11pm

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.