Specimen Processing Specialist (Microbiology)

Location Burlington, North Carolina Job ID 18-80653 Date posted 05/15/2018

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.

This is a multi-discipline position with 3 primary components: specimen accessioning, sample splitting/sorting and data entry. As a Specimen Processing Specialist, your responsibilities/job duties include:

* Preparing laboratory specimens for designated departments/locations prior to laboratory analysis and testing and routes specimens by type to various staging areas

* Performing all paperwork, technical and non-technical procedures required to process and submit specimens

* Assigning specific computer generated identification numbers, checks for accuracy and records all items processed

* Operating data entry terminals and automated data systems, follows standard sequences/coding when entering data and corrects, edits, and/or verifies data entered into automated systems

* Must be able to perform eSIS audits to resolve any outstanding problems


* High School Diploma or equivalent

* 1-3 years of experience in a clinical laboratory setting is preferred

* Ability to reach, bend, and walk frequently


Schedule3rd Shift11:59 pm to 8:29 am Tuesday through Saturday

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