954-985-6650 - Ext 219
Durham, NC USA
• Performs all paperwork, technical, and non-technical procedures required to process and submit specimens.• Assigns specific computer generated identification numbers, checks for accuracy, and records all items processed.• Forwards accessioned specimens to designated laboratory location(s); and locating and correcting any discrepancies. • Learns and keeps familiar with lab procedures and location of stored specimens. • Locates specimens and pulls from various departments as requested.Skill Requirements: • Answer telephones, maintain logs/records, organizational skills, proficiency with numbers, research information, use computerized databases, written and verbal communications. Machine: Personal computer.Physical Demands: • Speech clarity, 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.• Moderate physical effort (up to 30 pounds); must comply with applicable safety procedures. Additional job duty (as assigned):• (Hazardous Chemical Waste Management) Proper identification of known hazardous material in the work place. • The knowledge of personal protection measures. • The avoidance of accidents. • The knowledge of hazardous waste characteristics, hazardous waste volume generation limits, accumulation limits, spill control measures, record keeping, proper handling and container management, labeling, container and storage inspection.Working Conditions:• Possible exposure to infection from disease-bearing specimens; • regularly exposed to the risk of blood-borne diseases;• must comply with applicable safety procedures.Vision Requirements:• Far acuity-ability to see clearly at 20 feet or more; • near acuity-ability to see clearly at 20 inches or less;• depth perception-ability to judge distance and space relationships;• color vision-ability to distinguish and identify different colors.