Entry Level Processor - West Hills, CA req44533.
Job DescriptionTechnician Specimen I- West Hills, California - MONDAY TO SATURDAYThis role will be sitting at a desk, processing high volume of blood specimens. Working with a computer and blood vials, will be transferring blood and labeling into new tubes, entering information into computer.Please only apply if able to work the following hours: Mon-Saturdays (off every Sunday and TBD), 9:00pm-530am.Basic Purpose:The SPT I is responsible for general support functions within the Specimen Processing Department. This position requires passing a data entry assessment. Functions performed may include but are not limited to data entry of test orders, presort, pickup and delivery of processed specimens to the laboratory, centrifugation and aliquoting. Department is a production environment, with emphasis on productivity/quality standards and departmental completion times. All functions must be performed with confidence, accuracy and in a timely manner. Job is complex and requires that employee have good organization skills and ability to learn and understand specimen types related to test(s) ordered by client. The SPT I must have the ability learn and understand the compliance regulations related to test ordering which may change on a daily basis. This position is critical to quality for customer satisfaction. Additionally, since many changes do occur from day to day, great flexibility on the part of the SPT I is required. Majority of SPT I work, on the nightshift, but based on staffing needs weekends, holidays, on call and overtime is a requirement.Duties and Responsibilities:* Able to perform all responsibilities of the Specimen Preparation Assistant* Demonstrates an ability to learn the job duties assigned to the SPT I, and develops an understanding of how all the functions in Specimen Processing fit together* Identifies problems and in some cases, may resolve issues with specimen types such as missing information etc...