Laboratory Corporation of America Clinical Lab Team Lead-Accessioning Department in Itasca, Illinois
At LabCorp we have a passion in helping people live happy and healthy lives. Every day we provide vital information that helps our clients and patients understand their health. If you are passionate about helping people and have a drive for service then LabCorp could be a great next career step!
Our Itasca branch is seeking a dedicated and motivated individual to join their Specimen Processing and Accessioning team in a Leadership role.
The Specimen Accessioner/Processor will be responsible for performing clinical specimen accessioning, sample sorting and data entry in a fast-paced, high-throughput environment according to established standard operating procedures. ' The schedule for this position will be: Monday-Friday 5PM-1:30AM. Will also work every other Saturday 5PM-11PM. Must be flexible and able to work other shifts when providing coverage at other locations.
.Job Duties/Responsibilities: * Assist the supervisor with ensuring efficient workflow within the department * Guide and assist employee's regarding department processes & procedures * Order supplies * Prepare laboratory specimens for analysis and testing * Unpack and route specimens to their respective staging areas * Accurately identify and label specimens * Pack and ship specimens to proper testing facilities * Meet department activity and production goals * Properly prepare and store excess specimen samples * Data entry of QA and patient information in an accurate and timely manner * Resolve and document any problem specimens
Requirements: * High School Diploma or equivalent * At least 1-2 yrs experience working in a clinical lab environment * Team Lead or other leadership experience strongly preferred * 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 40lbs. * Ability 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!
Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent and 3+ years of applicable experience. Normally requires a Valid Driver's License along with a clean driving record.
Monday - Friday 5:00 pm - 1:30 am Every other Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hours will vary depending on needs of hospital coverage.
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.