Phlebotomist (PT, 22 Hours) at CareerBuilder

Posted in Other 7 days ago.

Location: McLean, Virginia





Job Description:

We are looking for a Phlebotomist (22 hours per week) in our McLean, VA location.

Schedule: MON,TUES,THURS,FRI 10:00AM-4:00PM

Position Summary:

The Phlebotomist provides expertise in blood draws and specimen preparation. Their ability to put patients at ease and obtain sufficient samples with minimal discomfort to patients across a wide demographic is critical to our commitment to high quality care for our patients and those of our partners.

Position Responsibilities:

Duties may include but are not necessarily limited to the following:


  • Experience doing blood draws, labeling specimens, centrifuging specimens, recording maintenance data and decontamination, updating patient information, etc.

  • Collects and stores specimens according to established procedures.

  • Properly explains in a clear but courteous manner the process of the venipuncture (blood drawing) and or other specimen collection (ex. urine or fecal) as required

  • Demonstrate technique/s using straight needles and/or butterfly needles.

  • Fully understand all of the physicians' orders.

  • Matches laboratory requisition forms to specimen tubes. Label, centrifuge, split, and freeze specimens as required by test order.

  • Check all test requisitions or computer label against script to ensure 100% correct.

  • Package specimens for transport

  • Stores specimen sample according to required temperature, places samples in appropriate collection container/ tube, accurately labels, follows different procedures as outlined by specific to protocol deemed necessary for transport to maintain integrity of the specimen.

  • Understand and comply with OSHA and DEP regulations.

  • Attend annual department trainings

  • Answer telephone calls, read laboratory results to satisfy inquiries.

Minimum Qualifications:


  • Valid Phlebotomy certification for the state where you will be employed as required (CA & LA require license, FL requires certification)

  • Minimum of 6 months' work experience performing venipunctures in a fast paced lab or hospital setting

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

  • High School Diploma or GED

Preferred Qualifications:


  • Excellent patient interaction skills both in person and by phone

  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to work independently

BioReference Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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