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Laboratory Technician (Specimen Processor 2nd Shift)

Company: SkySource Solutions
Location: Southaven
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description We are seeking 4 Specimen Processors (2nd Shift) to join our fortune 500 medical team Responsible for assisting Medical Lab Scientist and Technicians in processing and testing clinical and environmental samples. Responsible for the preparation, setup, and processing of clinical samples to maintain the quality and production output necessary for laboratory testing. They will work in the lab processing incoming shipments of specimens, sort and open boxes and inspect packaging. As permitted, they will scan tubes and verify receipt, process, add-on tests, and process specimen conditions. Retrieve specimens for add-on tests. Ideal candidate will have lab and Specimen processing experience. Hours 2 of the positions will be Tue-Sat 4:30pm- 1:15am 1 position is needed Tue-Sat 11am- 7:45pm All shifts have 30 minute lunch and 15 minute break PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Under close supervision acquires job skills and learns company policies, and procedures to complete routine tasks. Works on assignments that are routine in nature. Contacts are primarily within the immediate work unit and receives all necessary detailed instructions in the work area. Process incoming shipments of specimens, sort & open boxes, and inspect packaging. Operating processing equipment and associate software, centrifuge, distributing samples for testing. Maintains automation (preventative maintenance, cleaning, etc.) and does basic troubleshooting. As per state requirement permits, scans tube and verifies receipts, processes, add-on tests, and processes specimen conditions. Log-in environmental paper requisitions. Retrieves specimens for add-on tests. Disposes of blood samples and ice packs, archives tubes, resolves pending issues, and performs document imaging. Retrieve supplies and loads instruments. Review and comply with the Code of Business Conduct and all applicable department and company policies and procedures, local, state, and federal laws and regulations. Refers to senior staff for assistance with day-to-day problems that may arise. Assist with various projects as assigned by the direct supervisor. Other duties as assigned. PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Must frequently lift and/or move up to 20 pounds and sit/stand for extended periods of time in laboratory environment, work flexible hours. Ability to travel to hospitals and/or dialysis clinics as assigned. Ability to work weekends, holidays, and overtime when necessary. EDUCATION: High School Diploma required. Some science and medical college courses preferred. EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED SKILLS: 0 - 1 years' related experience. Knowledge of medical lab and specimen processing preferred. Good verbal communication skills. Must be able to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time efficiently. Must be highly organized with strong attention to detail. Ability to follow precise directions in situations requiring speed, accuracy and efficiency. Must be able to work in a fast-paced, high pressure, production like environment. Working knowledge of basic computer applications (MS Office/Excel and Word) with strong typing skills Company Description SkySource Solutions believes in attaining success. We know success is important to our clients, applicants, candidates, and our internal staff and want to be an integral part of that process. The SkySource Difference: We are not just another staffing firm We truly care about our candidates long-term success and how we get there together. So the BIG Question is How do we get there? Our team of Recruiters come with 5 plus years of industry experience and are not looking to just find you a job. We truly care about your short-term and long-term career goals and understand what's important in making that next career move. We want to understand what you are looking for from a cultural, compensation and benefits perspective. Apply today and experience the SkySource difference

Keywords: SkySource Solutions, Southaven , Laboratory Technician (Specimen Processor 2nd Shift), Professions , Southaven, Mississippi

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