Job: Lab Assistant - John Peter Smith (Multiple Shifts) - (SW12438)

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Job Description

 Job Description:

The Lab Assistant (LA) will report to the Manager or designee of Reference & Transfusion (R&T) Services Satellite Tarrant County Transfusion Services with 1st, 2nd & 3rd shifts available. The incumbent will participate in all activities in the R&T Services to include but not limited to:
1. Support Carter BloodCare’s (CBC) vision, mission and core values.
2. Perform services associated with assigned departmental duties. These duties are in the scope of complexity according to accrediting agencies.
3. Participation in competency and educational opportunities.

By accomplishing these duties, the LA ensures that daily operations in the Satellite R&T laboratory meet and follow all established guidelines, provide excellence in service and meet the needs of all R&T customers.

RELIABLE AND TRUSTWORTHY
Deemed reliable and trustworthy through interview and hiring practices of Carter BloodCare (CBC) to include but not limited to reference checks and background investigation.

EDUCATION
- High school diploma or equivalent required

EXPERIENCE
- General laboratory experience preferred
- Blood bank or blood center experience preferred

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
- Good working knowledge of laboratory processes preferred.
- Excellent attention to detail and strong organization skills.
- Familiarity with laboratory mathematics and computer skills, to include Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint.
- Excellent communication skills (written/oral) and comprehensive reading skills.
- Professional interpersonal skills and very strong customer service practices.

EQUIPMENT USED
- Computer and associated equipment along with common software as applicable to position.
- General office supplies and equipment including telecommunications.
- Standard blood bank equipment and supplies.

PHYSICAL/MENTAL STRESS FACTORS
- Exposure to potential biohazard areas, materials, chemicals, and cleaning solutions. (OSHA category I).
- Sitting or standing for extended periods of time.
- Repetitive motion (typing, etc.).
- High customer service demands and working with strict deadlines.
- Ability to handle stress and emergent situations.
- Required multi-tasking to meet patient needs and inventory availability.
- Travel to attend in-services and meetings, as needed.
- Lifting no more than 20 pounds (with assistance, as deemed needed).
- Overtime
- Holiday
- Overnight stay during inclement weather if deemed necessary by R&T Management.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES
- Answering the telephone with professional etiquette and provide exceptional customer service at all time to both internal and external clients.
- Accurately take and properly documenting verbal communications received and perform other clerical duties as assigned by the management team.
- Perform pre-analytic processes to include but not limited to sample check in, review for acceptability and quality and separation of the specimen.
- Provide general assistance to laboratory personal including but not limited to reagent and product inventory management and quality control.
- Perform manipulations (aliquoting and thawing) as needed and relabeling of products as applicable.
- Issuing components while adhering to all regulations and accrediting agencies guidelines.
- Participation in Competency Evaluations
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GENERAL DUTIES
- Computer entry
- Equipment validation, maintenance and quality control
- Laboratory housekeeping and station supply stocking
- Inspection Readiness
- Additional assignments / projects from the management team

NOTE: The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.

Carter BloodCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Locations

Not Specified
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Not Specified, NS 99997

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Denton, TX 76201

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Plano, TX 75023

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Waco, TX 76701

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Tyler, TX 75701

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Paris, TX 75460

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Marshall, TX 75670

2205 Highway 121
Bedford, TX 76021

Recruiting In
Dallas, TX 75202
Addison
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Addison, TX 75001
Allen, TX
1328 W Mcdermott Dr
Allen, TX 75013
Arlington, TX
1618 West Randol Mill Road
Arlington, TX 76012
Cedar Hill
613 Uptown Boulevard
Cedar Hill, TX 75104
Fort Worth
4995 South Hulen Street
Fort Worth, TX 76132
Frisco, TX
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Frisco, TX 75034
Garland
6850 N Shiloh Rd
Garland, TX 75044
Grand Prairie
4146 S. Carrier Pkwy
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
Irving, Tx
3557 North Belt Line Road
Irving, TX 75062
Keller, TX
101 Town Center Ln
Keller, TX 76248
Lewisville, TX
1565 West Main Street
Lewisville, TX 75067
Longview, TX
3080 North Eastman Road
Longview, TX 75605
Mansfield, TX
920 U.S. 287
Mansfield, TX 76063
McLennen, TX
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Mc Gregor, TX 76657
Mesquite
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Mesquite, TX 75150
Mt. Pleasant, TX
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Mount Pleasant, TX 75455
Smith, TX
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Lindale, TX 75771
Sulphur Springs, TX
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Sulphur Springs, TX 75482
Weatherford, TX
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Weatherford, TX 76087
Woodway, TX
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Woodway, TX 76712
Not Specified
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Denton, TX 76201
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Plano, TX 75023
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Waco, TX 76701
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Tyler, TX 75701
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Paris, TX 75460
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Marshall, TX 75670
2205 Highway 121
Bedford, TX 76021
Recruiting In
Dallas, TX 75202
Addison
Allen, TX
Arlington, TX
Cedar Hill
Fort Worth
Frisco, TX
Garland
Grand Prairie
Irving, Tx
Keller, TX
Lewisville, TX
Longview, TX
Mansfield, TX
McLennen, TX
Mesquite
Mt. Pleasant, TX
Smith, TX
Sulphur Springs, TX
Weatherford, TX
Woodway, TX

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