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Laboratory Corporation of America Lab Assistant - Mobile, AL in Mobile, Alabama

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.

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!

Shift

1

Schedule

Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm Rotating weekends

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.

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