Medical Laboratory Assistant in San Antonio, TX at Jobs | Lyneer Staffing

Date Posted: 11/1/2019

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Job Description

We are seeking a Medical Laboratory Assistant for our National Reference Medical Laboratory.
This is a contract to possible hire position!


Medical Lab Assistant hours: Tuesday -Saturday 10am-630pm
Medical lab Assistant pay rate: DOE


Medical Lab Assistant Responsibilities
• Receive and check-in samples as they are delivered to the laboratory
• Identify discrepancies, validity, stabilities
• Sort and code according to department guidelines
• Entry patient demographics utilizing multiple database systems
• Prepare laboratory specimens (blood, urine, stool, sputum, body fluids, etc.) for various technical areas prior to laboratory analysis
• Accurately label, centrifuge, aliquot, and document samples and sample types
• Sorting, racking and delivering samples
• Processing 40-70 samples per hour
• Storing, retrieving, and disposing of samples during the testing process and post-retention
• Maintain a clean, well-stocked, organized work area
• Follow all Standard Operating Procedures including safety and quality standards


Job Requirements

Medical Lab Assistant Required Skills and Qualifications
• High School Diploma or equivalent; prefer some post-high school education
• Accurate and efficient alphanumeric type skill by touch
• Ability to work with accuracy and speed while paying close attention to detail
• Effective written and verbal communication
• Able to handle stressful situations caused by high volume and deadlines
• Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
• Prolonged standing may be required
• Must be able to adjust the schedule to meet business unit requirements, which may include extended hours.
• Must have the mental alertness and high energy required to appropriately perform the job
• Work effectively in a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities
Preferred education, skills
• Strong memorization skills
• Able to decipher the relevance of information on requisitions

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