Laboratory Corporation of America Specimen Accessioner (1st shift) in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
Are you organized, accountable, and have always gone the extra mile to make sure things are done right? Imagine the impact those skills can have in ensuring the accuracy of millions of healthcare tests, every month. If you share our passion for strengthening physician care, please apply for the Specimen Accessioner position!
The Occupational Testing Services division is seeking a Specimen Accessioner join their team!
This position prepares laboratory specimens for designated departments/locations prior to laboratory analysis and testing.
Unpack high volumes of donor urine samples to initiate forensic drug testing.
Prepares all specimens received for testing in designated laboratory departments or locations.
Aliquots sample for departments.
Prepares excess specimen samples for storage and resolves and documents problem specimens.
High School Diploma or equivalent
No relevant experience is required
Previous medical or production experience is preferred
Proficient computer and typing skills
Must pass standardized color vision test
Comfortable handling human biological specimens including blood, urine and tissue samples
Ability to lift up to 30lbs, work in protective equipment and sit/stand for long periods of time
Strong eye hand coordination in order to accurately identify specimens by touch and sight
Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
High level of attention to detail with the ability to problem solve
Strong communication skills; both written and verbal
Ability to work overtime when needed
If you're looking for a career that offers opportunities for growth, continual development, professional challenge and the chance to make a real difference, apply today!
Tuesday - Saturday, 8:00am - 4:30pm
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.