Processing Technician Central Lab
Catholic Health System
 Buffalo, NY

Job Description

Facility: Sisters of Charity Hospital

Status: Part Time w/Benefits

Work Schedule: Days with Weekend and Holiday Rotation

Bargaining Unit: ACE Associates

Exempt from Overtime: Exempt: No

Hours: Varied start between 5am and 8am

Shift: Shift 1:

FTE: 0.500000:

Summary:

Primary responsibility is the registration, processing, and distribution of laboratory specimens.

Responsibilities:

EDUCATION

  • High school graduate

EXPERIENCE

  • Previous work experience in processing specimens and/or computers preferred
  • Successful completion of Clinical Phlebotomy rotation and/or six (6) months experience in phlebotomy which includes microcollection and butterfly collection on both geriatric and neonate/pediatric patients preferred

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

  • Customer focused
  • Able to work well in stressful situations
  • Consistently demonstrate a confident and professional manner to coworkers and the public
  • Able to obtain information and interpret this information in terms of the patient's and/or specimen needs
  • Able to work safely with infectious and/or hazardous materials

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Normal heat, light space, and safe working environment; occasional exposure to one or more mildly unpleasant physical conditions
  • Must be willing to participate in on-call, weekend rotation, holiday rotation, and multiple shift scheduling as needed