Clinical Laboratory Assistant - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under general supervision, provide coverage of courier routes, general preventive maintenance for specific instruments, storage and retrieval of specimen blocks and slides. Utilize clinical and administrative computer systems as needed (i.e., Laboratory Information System, EPIC, IDX, Google, Microsoft Office, etc.). Perform general laboratory assistant functions as required.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

Knowledge of medical terminology
Experience with using computers and office equipment
Ability to follow multi-step directions with minimal supervision
Ability to discern when to ask for help when managing multiple priorities
Competence in written and verbal communications
Excellent interpersonal/human relations skills
Ability to maintain records and files
Ability to learn and aplly institutional policies and procedures
Ability and commitment to maintaining strict confidentiality

Minimum Qualifications

High school education; supplemented with 1-3 years’ experience in a laboratory or other clinical environment.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Performs courier duties.

Performs preventative maintenance on laboratory instruments and keeps inventory for instrument supplies.

Performs lab assistant duties in laboratories (filing blocks, slides, requisitions, specimen sorting and preparation, glass washing).

Performs accessioning, QA and clerical duties for laboratories.

Prepares conferences for residents and pathologists by pulling slides and organizing templates.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Keyword Phrases

  • Pathology
  • Clinical Laboratory Assistant
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Laboratory and Research
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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