Laboratory Corporation of America Specimen Processing Specialist Float 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 Clinical Specimen Processing Specialist- Float.
The Clinical Specimen Processing Specialist- Float works in fast paced, production type environment performing a vital component of medical laboratory science. The Float will perform all routine specimen processing specialist duties. The Float must have / learn a complete understanding of all aspects of the clinical processing department. Ability to prioritize duties and work effectively and efficiently with all team members. This position will also support team training efforts.
Receive and check in specimens and verify demographics
Enter patient demographic details into database
Prepare laboratory specimens (blood and body fluids) for testing
Accurately label, sort, rack and deliver samples
Storing, retrieving, and disposing of samples
Maintain a clean, well-stocked, organized work area
Follow all Standard Operating Procedures including safety and quality standards
About our Company: MedTox Laboratories, a LabCorp Specialty Testing Group, located in the Roseville/New Brighton area operates a SAMHSA-certified drug testing laboratory and CAP and CLIA-certified clinical laboratory. Our comprehensive laboratory and testing services coupled with our commitment to excellent customer service ensures that our clients' testing programs operate as efficiently and effectively as possible. We are committed to building strong relationships with our clients; being responsive to their questions and adaptable to their needs.
Required Education, Experience, Skills and Qualifications:
High School Diploma or equivalent
One year accessioning / processing experience
Intermediate computer, typing and 10 key skills
6+ months prior work experience
Must be able to perform work with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
Work effectively in fast paced high volume environment
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks
Able to work independently under general supervision
Able to stand for extended periods of time
Preferred Skills, Experience and Education Qualifications
Some post-secondary education; AA degree, medical or science certifications
Experience in health care; specimen processing, phlebotomy or medical assisting
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.