Support StaffPay Grade:
09Major Administrative Unit / College:
College Of Veterinary MedicineDepartment:
Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory 10046059Sub Area:
CT- Clerical Tech.Salary:
19.27 - 22.00 Salary Commensurate with ELocation:
Health Care Support, Veterinary/Animal Care, Clerical Technical- CT, Full Time (90-100%), Union
Assist with sorting and opening specimen packages, register submissions in a laboratory information system, and place appropriate test orders; facilitate distribution of exceptions as identified; accurately identify specimen type and condition and record information appropriately; answer incoming telephone calls, contact clients and/or laboratory sections to resolve issues; facilitate processing of complicated submissions including data entry and spreadsheet manipulation and maintenance; process compromised and/or special handling specimens; assist with the maintenance of the laboratory environment (cleanliness, non-biohazard and biohazard trash disposal, scanning, filing, copying, monitor supply inventory, perform daily temperature and calibration checks on equipment, etc.); perform equipment preventative maintenance and minor repairs as needed to ensure reliable results; process and split specimens for laboratories, identify and correct test ordering errors, and evaluate data entry information for discrepancies in order to ensure proper reporting; participate in department activities/meetings; and other tasks as need ed and assigned. Work hours are Monday through Friday, between 7:30 a. m. and 5:30 p.m., but may vary and will include weekends and holidays on a rotational basis.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree program in science or two-year associates degree program in Applied Science Medical Laboratory Technician including a six-month internship at an approved institution laboratory; up to six months of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in basic laboratory techniques; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Laboratory experience in safety and security awareness; ability to consistently identify and classify numerous specimen types; ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, demanding environment; ability to multi-task and meet deadlines without overlooking details and maintain a high quality of work standards; work independently as well as in a team environment; demonstrate a high level of initiative; strong experience in MS Excel, MS Word, Windows, file management and manipulation, and password secured environment; Strong communication and problem-solving skills. A successful candidate will be a professional who is organized, does not “sweat the small stuff,” “sees the details,” and is able to remain calm, cool, and collected under pressure. The ideal candidate for this role will be team oriented, collaborative by nature, customer service focused, independent problem solver, and have a positive attitude, while maintaining a professional demeanor at all times.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.
Required Application Materials
3 Professional ReferencesSpecial Instructions
Please provide contact information (email and phone number) for 3 professional references.
Work hours are Monday through Friday, between 7:30 a. m. and 5:30 p.m., but may vary and will include weekends and holidays on a rotational basis.
Summary of Physical Demands
lifting, pulling, pushing, bending, reaching
Summary of Health Risks
Exposure to unfixed animal tissue
Bidding eligibility ends on 6/22/2021 at 11:55 PM
Advertised: Jun 16, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Jun 29, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time