Laboratory Corporation of America Specimen Processing Specialist (Laboratory Associate) in New York, New York

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 $10 billion in 2017, LabCorp's 50,000 employees serve clients in 60 countries.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Prepares laboratory specimens for analysis and testing

  • Spinning samples, pouring urine tubes and creating frozen samples

  • Picking up and delivering samples to clients/hospitals

  • Unpacks and routes specimens to their respective staging areas

  • Accurately Identify and label specimens

  • Pack and ship specimens to proper testing facilities

  • Properly prepares and stores excess specimen samples

  • Process all necessary paperwork to process and submit specimens

  • Data entry of patient information in an accurate and timely manner

  • Perform audits in order to resolve any outstanding issues

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Minimum 1 year of medical/clinical laboratory experience

  • Comfortability with handling biological specimens

  • 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 40llbs

Shift

2

Schedule

Monday to Friday (6:30 pm to 3:00 am) and alternating weekends (8:00 am to 12:00 am)

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.