Specimen Accessioner (Data Entry)
We are building a dynamic, passionate team of professionals. Whether you are new to the Medical field or a current professional, our Specimen Accessioners are building a foundation of success.
As a part of the LabCorp Accessioning team, you can be a part and be connected to something amazing. Delivering World Class Diagnostics, Bringing Innovative Medicines to Patients Faster and Changing the Way Care is Provided is the LabCorp Strategy!
Responsibilities of the Specimen Accessioner
- Unpack specimens from branches or ports and routes specimens by type to various staging areas.
- Prepare all specimens received for testing in designated laboratory departments or locations such as staging of specimens, centrifuge, separate serum, and blood smears.
- Aliquot sample for departments.
- Prepare excess specimen samples for storage and resolves and document problem specimens.
- Additional duties as assigned.
LabCorp is here to support our Specimen Accessioners
- Medical, Dental, Vision, Healthcare Flexible Spending Accounts
- Employee Savings Plan (401k)
- Life Balance Programs
- Career Growth: Specimen Accessioners are encouraged and developed to grow into Team Leaders, Lab Managers and Lab Supervisors.
- Shift differential pay, if applicable
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.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Proven data entry experience. A majority of time spent in this position will be performing data entry.
- Ability to stand for extended periods of time.
- Experience accessioning.
- Attention to detail and critical thinking skills.
- Ability to read and understand complex directions.
- Ability to follow lab safety practices when working with hazardous materials.
- Ability to work in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment and maintain production and quality standards determined by the clinical laboratory.