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Laboratory Corporation of America Medical Courier/Specimen Accession-2nd Shift in South Hill, Virginia

This is a hybrid job that performs two functions, as a Medical Courier and a Specimen Accessioner.

Courier Responsibilities:

  • Pick-up of test samples and supply request forms and/or delivers supplies.

  • Reports on a specified route following established sequence and time schedule.

  • Follows established procedures in preparation and transport of specimens.

  • Prepares laboratory specimens for designated departments/locations prior to laboratory analysis and testing.

  • Unpacks specimens from branches or ports and routes specimens by type to various staging areas.

Specimen Accessioner Responsibilities:

  • Prepares all specimens received for testing in designated laboratory departments or locations such as staging of specimens, centrifuge, separate serum, and blood smears.

  • May perform data entry of test requisition information.

  • Aliquots sample for departments.

  • Prepares excess specimen samples for storage and resolves and document problem specimens.

Requirements

  • Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Must have a Valid Driver's License and be at least 21 years old and a clean driving record.

  • Comfortable handling biological specimens.

  • Ability to accurately identify specimens.

  • High level of attention to detail.

  • Ability to lift up to 40lbs.

  • Ability to pass a standardized color blind test.

Shift

2

Schedule

Monday - Friday 12:30 pm - 9pm.

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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