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Specimen Processor II (Part Time)

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Position Description

GENERAL PURPOSE OF THE JOB

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The Processor II, Specimen (Lab) resolves problem specimens and/or requisitions in a timely manner to ensure specimen integrity of samples prior to laboratory analysis and testing. Assist laboratory

teammates with delegated tasks as assigned. This position reports to the Manager/Supervisor, Laboratory (Lab).

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

The following duties and responsibilities generally reflect the expectations of this position but are not intended to be all-inclusive.

 

 Performs Problem solving duties with respect to duplicate specimens, questionable draw dates, and other issues, including communication with clinics/customers.

 Performs the duties and responsibilities of Specimen Processor I as assigned

 Performs send-out duties according to the policies

 Assists the supervisor or manager with the following:

• Updating oncoming staff of the status of work activities and pending work ensuring seamless transition between shifts

• Store specimens according to the policies

• Other duties assigned.

 Trains new teammates.


 


About DaVita Laboratories
 
DaVita Labs is a state-of-the-art clinical laboratory delivering timely, accurate lab results focused primarily on kidney care with a relentless commitment to quality. We serve more than 180,000 patients and perform 52 million renal tests annually. We make a difference. We enjoy what we do. Our teammates are best in class professionals who enjoy a challenging yet rewarding work environment where fun and hard work intermingle every day. From our laboratory professionals to our support roles, DaVita labs not only offers a career to fit each individual, it provides a community and a place to call home.  As a labs teammate, you become a member of our community and you also become a citizen of something bigger, something great, and something unique - the DaVita Village.  With the backing of the overall DaVita brand, we are on an exciting trajectory.
 
Check out our short video to hear directly from teammates as to why YOU should join OUR Village!
 
Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 
  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    

 

Want to make an impact in Healthcare? Through science, technology, quality and education, we are committed to expanding discovery and empowering lives. This empowerment comes in many forms. From our laboratory professionals to our support roles, DaVita labs not only offers a career to fit each individual, it provides a community and place to call home.

Qualifications

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education, licenses, certifications, and experience required to fulfill the essential duties, include computer skills as required.

 

 High School diploma from an accredited organization or equivalent required

 Medical terminology training or exposure preferred

 Some specialty data entry, industry or on the job clinical lab training preferred

 Basic computer skills and proficiency in MS Excel, Word, and Outlook preferred

 

 
Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
 
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
 
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
  
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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.
 
DaVita will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Specimen Processor II (Part Time)
  • Job Function: Laboratory
  • Location: 3951 SW 30th Ave, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida