Covance Sample Handling Asst I in Shanghai, China
Laboratory Pre-Analytical Services
Ensure proper temperature of specimens are maintained
Ensure timely processing of kits and requisitions
Ensure all testing requested is ordered
Ensure timely delivery of specimens to the Laboratory
Ensure timely communication with departments/clients concerning processing problems
Ensure sufficient documentation of all processes
Ensure that specimens are picked up from Laboratory Pre-Analytical Services, sorted and pre-scanned into the appropriate temperature bins in a timely fashion.
Responsible for registration and processing of specimens into correct storage temperature
Generation and application of specialized labels to include mini labels and computer generated bar codes.
Process, register, package and ship samples requiring special handling
Research and resolution of problem samples and correct routing of these specimens maintaining documentation during the process.
Accountable for accurately identifying specimens that need to be discarded and completing the discard process
Perform domestic and/or in-house shipping procedures.
Maintain inventory records for items used in daily workflow.
Consolidate and move drawers as specified to effectively utilize freezer space.
Freezer maintenanceGeneral responsibilities
Follow SOPs to guarantee compliance, uniformity, and standardization of methods
Incumbent is responsible for maintaining their complete up-to-date training file.
Other duties as assigned
- Good level of general education (e.g. Diploma or Bachelor of Science degree) in Life science or related studies is preferred but not essential
- Previous healthcare, medical or laboratory experience is preferred but not essential
Job Number 2018-19218
Job Category Logistics/Shipping
Position Type Full-Time
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