Specimen Accessioner

Labcorp Diagnostics
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Job Details

  • Location: San Diego, CA, 92128
  • Date Posted: 2024-04-15
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Category: Healthcare
  • Req Number: 246984
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Job Description

Performs tasks associated with specimen management including receiving samples, loading and unloading automation, and storage.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Assists with loading and unloading of specimens on the Hamilton pipetting instruments including capping and uncapping samples, labeling aliquot tubes, pulling errors, and sorting aliquots.
  • Performs maintenance of laboratory instruments.
  • Sorts specimens into appropriate station for manual pipetting.
  • Returns specimens to appropriate locations.
  • Performs discard and relocation of specimen racks.
  • Adheres to the standard operating procedures and safety requirements of Sequenom, CLIA, CAP and other regulatory bodies.
  • Documents all quality assurance activities as necessary including preventative maintenance logs, instrument function checks, troubleshooting, and quality control to ensure regulatory compliance.
  • Follows any other job-related instructions and performs any other job related duties requested by department management.

Shift: Monday, Wednesday through Saturday from 9:30am to 6pm.

Required Education/Degree:

High School Diploma or equivalent

Required Certification/License:


Required Work Experience:

Position requires experience or training in a health care environment or program or equivalent academic studies.

Physical Demands:

Requires utilization of fingers and hands, standing-remaining on one’s feet in an upright position, sitting-remaining in the normal seated position, handling-seizing, holding, grasping, lifting, pushing, pulling.  Requires the ability to lift up to 30 lbs. 

Working Conditions:

There is regular exposure to potential blood-borne pathogens.

Pay Range: $17 to $20.00 per hour

Benefits: All job offers will be based on a candidate’s skills and prior relevant experience, applicable degrees/certifications, as well as internal equity and market data. Regular, full-time or part-time employees working 20 or more hours per week are eligible for comprehensive benefits including: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, STD/LTD, 401(K), ESPP, Paid time off (PTO) or Flexible time off (FTO), Company bonus where applicable.  For more detailed information, please click here.

Labcorp is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer:

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