Laboratory Corporation of America Specimen Processing Specialist (Microbiology) in Burlington, North Carolina
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.
This is a multi-discipline position with 3 primary components: specimen accessioning, sample splitting/sorting and data entry. As a Specimen Processing Specialist, your responsibilities/job duties include:
Preparing laboratory specimens for designated departments/locations prior to laboratory analysis and testing and routes specimens by type to various staging areas
Performing all paperwork, technical and non-technical procedures required to process and submit specimens
Assigning specific computer generated identification numbers, checks for accuracy and records all items processed
Operating 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
Must be able to perform eSIS audits to resolve any outstanding problems
High School Diploma or equivalent
1-3 years of experience in a clinical laboratory setting is preferred
Ability to reach, bend, and walk frequently
3rd Shift 11:59 pm to 8:29 am Tuesday through Saturday
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.