Lab Assistant - 2nd Shift - West Monroe, LA
Employment Type: Full-Time
Industry: Healthcare - Allied Health
LabCorp is a leading global life sciences company that is deeply integrated in guiding patient care through its comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. The company provides diagnostic, drug development and technology-enabled solutions for more than 120 million patient encounters per year.
We are seeking a Lab Assistant to join our team in West Monroe, LA.
The Lab Assistant works in a high volume, production based environment performing a vital component of clinical lab science.
Responsibilities: Receive and sort clinical lab specimens Prepare specimens for testing and analysis Scan and/or order entry of patient and specimen information Perform minor instrumentation maintenance Follow all Standard Operating Procedures to ensure safety and quality standards Troubleshoot any sample related issues Maintain record logs in a timely and efficient manner Maintain a clean and safe work environment Ensure all laboratory equipment is working properly Replenish test bench supplies as needed
Requirements High school diploma or equivalent Previous medical/lab or production experience preferred Basic computer knowledge and ability to pass a data entry test Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks Ability to work in a fast paced production environment and meet established turn-around times Strong attention to detail Ability to sit and/or stand for extended periods of time Able to pass a standardized color blindness test Flexibility to work overtime as needed Ability to accurately identify specimens Comfortability with handling biological specimens
If you're looking for a career with an industry leader that offers opportunities for growth, continual development, professional challenge and the chance to make a real difference, apply today!
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