Specimen Management Technician - Core Lab
Job ID: R0027592 | Medical Laboratories | Full time, Nights | Charlottesville, VA
Responsible for receiving and processing requests and specimens for Laboratory analysis entering requests into Laboratory computer system transporting of specimens and using problem solving skills.
  • Enters written and receives electronic orders for Laboratory requests into Laboratory Computer System.
  • Ensures all specimens received meet specimen acceptance criteria.
  • Operates Pneumatic Tube System (PTS)
  • Investigates documents and resolves problems or complaints
  • Processes Laboratory specimens.
  • Serves as trainer and role model for new Specimen Management Technicians and health care professional students.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of quality safety and compliance programs.
  • Performs area-specific support activities.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $14.20 - $22.01 Hourly


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education: High School Graduate or Equivalent

Experience: No experience required

License/Certification: None required

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Job requires sitting, standing for prolonged periods, frequently walking, and reaching (overhead, extensive, repetitive); Repetitive motion: computer data entry. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 20 - 50lbs. May be exposed to fumes, chemicals, heat, cold, noise, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.


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Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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