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Laboratory Corporation of America Specimen Processing Specialist - 2nd Shift - Tuscaloosa, AL in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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 Processing Specialist position!

LabCorp is seeking a dedicated and motivated individual to join their Specimen Processing and Accessioning team. The Specimen Processing Specialist will be responsible for collecting, receiving, and processing all specimens so they are ready for analysis within the various laboratories.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Prepare laboratory specimens for analysis and testing

  • Spin samples, pour urine tubes, and create frozen samples

  • Pick up and deliver samples to clients/hospitals

  • Unpack and route specimen to their respective staging areas

  • Accurately identify and label specimens

  • Pack and ship specimen to proper testing facilities

  • Properly prepare and store excess specimen samples

  • Process all necessary paperwork to process and submit specimen

  • Data entry of patient information in an accurate and timely manner

  • Perform audits in order to resolve any outstanding issues

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 1 year of medical/clinical laboratory experience is preferred

  • Comfortable handling biological specimens

  • Ability to accurately identify specimens

  • Experience working in a team environment

  • Strong data entry and organizational skills

  • High level of attention to detail

  • Proficient in MS Office

  • Ability to lift up to 40 lbs.

  • Able to pass a standardized color blind test

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!

Shift

2

Schedule

Monday - Friday, 11:30am-7:30pm

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.

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