Laboratory Corporation of America Specimen Processing Specialist (1st Shift) in Burlington, North Carolina
We seeking a Specimen Processing Specialist to join our Allergy department in Burlington, NC!
This position will have first shift hours from Friday-Monday 7:00AM-5:30PM.
This is a multi-discipline role with 3 primary components: specimen accessioning, sample splitting/sorting and data entry.
Prepares laboratory specimens for designated departments/locations prior to laboratory analysis and testing and routes specimens by type to various staging areas.
Performs all paperwork, technical and non-technical procedures required to process and submit specimens.
Assigns specific computer generated identification numbers, checks for accuracy and records all items processed.
Operates data entry terminals and automated data systems, follows standard sequences/coding when entering data and corrects, edits, and/or verifies data entered into automated systems.
Perform eSIS audits to resolve any outstanding problems.
Other duties as requested by management
High School Diploma or equivalent required
2 or 4 year degree highly preferred
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 30 lbs.
Able to pass a standardized color blind test
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.