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PRIDE Health

Lab Assistant

Post Date:Apr 16, 2018Type:Full-Time
Start Date:4/16/2018Salary:$15.00
Location:US-MN-Rochester Job Reference:
  •         High school diploma or equivalent
  •          Knowledge of laboratory functions, medical terminology, a background in science and 1-2 years medical experience is preferred, but not required.
  •          Previous experience or knowledge of computers and keyboarding, telephone operations and other office equipment desired.
  •          Ability to accurately read specimen labels and work with numbers to prevent mislabeling.
  •          Must be organized, able to prioritize and work in a fast-paced environment.
  •          Must possess good human relations skills and be able to communicate effectively both orally and in written form.
  •          Must be able to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  •          Must be able to accommodate scheduling adjustments, off-shifts, holiday, and weekend work assignments.
  •          Requires the ability to be attentive to details and to adhere to strict safety requirements for handling infectious agents.

Job Description:

Pride Health is seeking candidates for a Lab Assistant position in Rochester, MN with a world-renowned healthcare and research institution!  This is a 1-year assignment, Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm.

The Laboratory Assistant is responsible for biological (e.g. blood, urine) specimen receipt, identification verification, processing and storage.

Responsibilities include:

  •          Accessing and updating orders in the department database
  •          Packaging and shipping blocks/slides for return to clients
  •          Loading/unloading delivery carts
  •          Shipping and receiving packages as required by department. 
  •          Performing a variety of clerical, processing, and other laboratory duties that include maintaining supply inventory, filing, stocking, receiving shipments, and cleaning. 

Contact Information
PRIDE Health
Name: Joy Lengyel

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