Lab Processing Assistant - Central Processing Lab
Company: Mayo Clinic
Posted on: November 24, 2022
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you'll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual
respect, and most importantly, a life-changing career!
Diversity and inclusion are integral to Mayo Clinic's mission to
provide excellent, culturally relevant care in a welcoming
environment to all individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds.
In DLMP and Mayo Collaborative Services (MCS), we aim to diversify
our workforce and to create an inclusive work environment where
differences are valued, allowing individuals to achieve and
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that each diverse individual and group brings to the table, we gain
the strategic advantages of accelerated innovation, better problem
solving, enhanced productivity and job satisfaction, improved
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needs of our patients.
Performs pre-analytic specimen processing, operates a variety of
laboratory and office equipment, enters information and test orders
into the laboratory computer system and may respond to a high
volume of phone calls seeking laboratory testing information. Is
responsible for ensuring correct patient identification on
specimens and documentation and resolution of pre-analytic
specimen-related issues. They are an integral part of the
laboratory team providing support in patient testing. May perform
complex reagent preparation, manage work unit supply inventory,
operate automated systems and provide training to others.
**Individuals hired to this position are required to complete 2
years in this position before becoming eligible to transfer to
other positions within Mayo Clinic**
Associate's degree OR High School diploma or equivalent and 2 years
work experience including clinical laboratory and/or other relevant
**This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship; Also, Mayo
Clinic DOES NOT participate in the F-1 STEM OPT extension
Associate's degree in a health or science field preferred. Previous
experience or knowledge of computers and keyboarding, telephone
operations and other office equipment desired. Ability to
accurately read specimen labels and work with numbers to prevent
mislabeling. Must be organized, able to prioritize and work in a
fast paced environment. Must possess good human relations skills
and be able to communicate effectively both orally and in written
form. Must be able to work independently as well as in a team
environment. Must be able to accommodate scheduling adjustments,
off-shifts, holiday, and weekend work assignments. Requires the
ability to be attentive to details and to adhere to strict safety
requirements for handling chemicals, reagents and infectious
Able to work in fast-paced environment.
Able to work both independently and part of a team.
Able to communicate both in person and over the phone.
ALL MUST be included for your application to be considered:
*Internal candidates must provide their past three performance
$17.61 - $23.95/hour
Hours / Pay period
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
One of Four
Shift times will vary
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester,
Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable
environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city
is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United
States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle,
excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic
is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the
diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any
employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the
LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly
encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to
access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
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