Specimen Sorter (Overnight, FT, 40 Hours) at BioReference Laboratories

Posted in Other 8 days ago.

Location: Melbourne, Florida

Job Description:

We are looking for a Specimen Sorter (Overnight, FT, 40 hours per week) in our Melbourne, FL location.

Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:30pm to 5:00am

Position Summary:

The Specimen Sorter is responsible for sorting various specimens as they enter the lab.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Sorting all specimens in the lab for processing in a timely manner.

Ability to separate by specimen type. (Clinical, Women's Health, GenPath, Toxicology, Histology, and Cytology)

Knowledge of ALL specimen types

Knowledge of Logistics Routes arrival time and estimated volume

Must be able to handle leak or broken samples

Ability to document and comprehend the sorting and handling process for Blue bag/Stat, Regular, GenPath, Frozen Windows, Priority, Airports and FedEx

Ability to consistently distribute and prioritize work to all Processors.

Work requires close attention to detail, accuracy, and quality.

Specimen Collection-collect specimens from all Processing stations and deliver to the specimen handling area

Adheres to Safety and Quality policies and procedures

Sort processed specimens into racks for delivery into the lab by pour off groups

Multi-task between different specimen handling functions

Understand strict quality regulations and adhere to prescribed SOP

Maintain composure while working in a high energy level of production

Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma or equivalent.

Ability to work in a high volume and fast paced environment.

Ability to multitask.

Ability to read, write, and speak English.

Ability to read numbers.

Physical Demands:

Work requires sitting, standing, and/or walking for periods of up to eight hours.

Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds or carry objects weighing up to 25 pounds

Responsible for lifting carrying, pushing, and pulling objects

Working Conditions

Work requires contact with specimens and requisitions, hand washing and cleaning, biohazardous body fluids, and hazardous chemicals.

Work is varied in nature with sufficient noise and interruptions to cause distraction and stress.

BioReference Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer.