Laboratory Corporation of America Specimen Processing Specialist in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
Performs daily worksheet preparation.
Performs specimen receiving and accessioning.
Includes coordinating, identifying and requesting shared samples.
Includes prioritizing, sorting, scanning, tracking and routing of samples to the appropriate testing laboratories in the Laboratory Information System.
Performs various laboratory maintenance procedures.
Includes daily start up procedures.
Includes daily, weekly and monthly maintenance procedures.
Performs daily and weekly laboratory disinfection.
Performs specimen delivery to required campus locations and labs.
Addressing and responding to specimen inquiries throughout the day.
Monitoring and maintaining consumable inventory.
Performs data entry as needed.
Other duties as assigned.
Adheres to the laboratory's quality control policies and maintains appropriate logs and records as required.
Adheres to the laboratory's safety policies.
Adheres to lab compliance policies.
Maintains 5S responsibilities.
Additional duties as assigned.Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (NYSE:LH), an S&P 500 company is a leading life sciences company, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. With a mission to improve health and improve lives, LabCorp delivers world-class diagnostics solutions, brings innovative medicines to patients faster and uses technology to provide better care. With net revenue in excess of $9 billion in 2016, LabCorp's 50,000 employees serve clients in 60 countries.
- Requires an AAS degree in a life science OR a high school diploma with 1-2 years of clinical lab experience.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, Access, PowerPoint).
Ability to type at a minimum of 5000 key strokes per hour.
Ability to work in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment and maintain quality standards determined by the clinical laboratory.
Attention to detail and critical thinking skills.
Excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to work well with others.
1st shift Tuesday-Saturday 6:00am-2:30pm
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.