Laboratory Corporation of America Specimen Accessioner in Houston, Texas

Specimen Accessioner -- 3rd shift - Houston, TX - 77040

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Receive, identify and sort packages based on sample type, testing and client. Recognize and expedite STAT and priority testing. Direct samples to appropriate testing area.

  • Sort, prep and load, and unload samples from propel automated line.

  • Receive, identify and sort packages based on sample type, testing and client. Recognize and expedite STAT and priority testing. Direct samples to appropriate testing area.

  • Works as a member of the team to cover responsibilities.

  • Responsibilities include Sort, Prep, Load, and Unload samples from Propel automated line.

  • Respond and resolve instrument dialog errors and specimen issues.

  • Re-stock supplies and empty waste regularly

  • Manual specimen aliquot, asses/modify workflow to various technical departments

  • Evaluates data

  • Able to work in a fast pace environment, overtime required if needed

  • Candidate with Associate's/Bachelor's in Since degree may be eligible to participate in career a path program to become a Technician/Technologist.

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in clinical processing

  • Knowledge of specimen types tubes and media.

  • Strong memorization skills

  • Able to decipher relevance of information on requisitions

  • Have an understanding of HIPAA regulations and Universal Precautions when dealing with patient sample.

About LabCorp ®

Laboratory Corporation of America® Holdings, an S&P 500 company, is a pioneer in commercializing new diagnostic technologies and the first in its industry to embrace genomic testing. With annual revenues of $5.8 billion in 2013, over 34,000 employees worldwide, and more than 220,000 clients, LabCorp offers more than 4,000 tests ranging from routine blood analyses to reproductive genetics to companion diagnostics. LabCorp furthers its scientific expertise and innovative clinical testing technology through its LabCorp Specialty Testing Group: The Center for Molecular Biology and Pathology, National Genetics Institute, ViroMed Laboratories, Inc, The Center for Esoteric Testing, Litholink Corporation, Integrated Genetics, Integrated Oncology, Dianon Pathology, Monogram Biosciences, Inc, Colorado Coagulation, Cellmark Forensics, MedTox, and Endocrine Sciences. LabCorp conducts clinical trials testing through its LabCorp Clinical Trials division. LabCorp clients include physicians, government agencies, managed care organizations, hospitals, clinical labs, and pharmaceutical companies. To learn more about our organization, visit our website at: www.labcorp.com at http://www.labcorp.com/

Requirements

License/Certification/Education: Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent w/1-2 years of experience.

Shift

2

Schedule

Monday - Friday 6:00pm - 2:30am, Saturday rotation, Sunday as needed

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.