Laboratory Corporation of America Laboratory Operations Assistant - Central Extractions (2nd Shift) in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

The Integrated Oncology and Integrated Genetics divisions of LabCorp are seeking a Laboratory Operations Assistant to join their Molecular Central Extractions team! The Molecular Central Extractions department supports testing performed in the Molecular Genetics, Genomics, Molecular Oncology, and Clinical Trials departments.

This position will have second shift hours from 3:00PM -- 11:30PM, Tuesday-Saturday.

Responsibilities:

  • Tracking and receiving samples in lab's computer systems.

  • Assisting lab staff with organizing and filing quality control documentation.

  • Monitoring lists of samples pending testing and notifying appropriate testing staff.

  • Taking inventory and ordering laboratory supplies.

  • Corresponding with other laboratory support groups to resolve client inquiries and concerns.

  • Reviewing test orders prior to specimen processing to ensure sample type is appropriate and all necessary information is included. This includes identifying mis-orders and contacting clients to obtain information necessary to complete testing performed at CMBP.

The 7,000-acre Research Triangle Park is the largest research park in the United States, and is home to over 140 organizations (Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare, and Information Technology /Telecommunications) and has around 45,000 full time employees entering the Park each day. The Research Triangle itself is named for the Triangle formed by the three universities: Duke University at Durham, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and North Carolina State University in Raleigh.

About LabCorp®

With scientific expertise in esoteric testing, genomics, and clinical and anatomic pathology, LabCorp processes tests on approximately 470,000 specimens each day, applying advances in medicine and science to laboratory testing. LabCorp operates a sophisticated laboratory network, with corporate headquarters in Burlington, NC, and more than 48,000 employees worldwide. Our 220,000 clients include physician offices, hospitals, managed care organizations, and biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under ticker symbol LH. To learn more about our organization, visit our website at: www.labcorp.com at http://www.labcorp.com/ .

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent (AA degree preferred).

  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong computer skills and working knowledge of programs such as Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel.

  • Previous customer service experience preferred, but not required.

Schedule

2nd Shift (Tuesday - Saturday, 3:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.)

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.