Laboratory Corporation of America 2nd Shift Entry Level Forensic Lab Assistant 10% shift differential included in Saint Paul, Minnesota
MedTox Laboratories is a subsidiary of Laboratory Corporation of America (LabCorp). The integration of LabCorp and Covance in 2015 makes LabCorp the largest health care diagnostic company in the world. LabCorp operates in over 60 countries creating great opportunities for career growth and advancement across the world.
If you are motivated by job satisfaction, MedTox Laboratories is the place for you. Every day we make a difference in the way the medical community receives accurate results for our clients and patients. Come join an industry leader to grow your career in the Medical Laboratory Industry as a Forensic Processing Float.
The Forensic Processing Float works in a fast paced production type environment performing a vital component of medical laboratory science. Receive on the job training for the pre-analytical processing of medical samples. The Forensic Processing Float must have complete understanding of the Specimen Accessioner role and all aspects of the processing department. Ability to prioritize duties and work effectively and efficiently with all team members. The Float will be trained in two or more of the following areas: accessioning samples, manual aliquotting, CV2000 aliquotting, SRS/SIS processing, data entry, evidence sample destruction, and filing room.
Process client samples and quality control samples while adhering to the SOP
Maintain work area, equipment, cleans, and perform scheduled and as needed maintenance procedures
Complete all documents accurately and neatly. Monitor chain of custody, and custody and control forms for completeness and acceptability
Scan specimens for destruction, rotate specimens, and transfer specimens into the deep freezer
File, store, and maintain records and data
Input data from images, requisitions, and other sources into the computer from a variety of standard and/or complex coded or non-coded business and statistical source data using an alpha-numeric and ten-key keyboard
Use independent judgment to decide how to process a wide variety of samples in accordance with applicable requirements, standards, and regulations
Required Skills, Experience and Education Qualifications:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Strong problem solving aptitude and good communication skills
Must be able to perform work with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
Work effectively in a fast paced, high volume environment
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks
Must be able to distinguish colors, including shades of colors
Must be able to quickly change tasks as requested by leadership
Able to work independently under general supervision
Must be able to regularly lift, carry, and rotate with up to thirty pounds
Must be able to key 40 wpm
Preferred Skills, Experience and Education Qualifications:
1+ year of experience
Proficient typing skills
Good communication skills
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.