Laboratory Aide


Laboratory Aide

Laboratory Aide

Primary Location Los Angeles, California
Job Number 1050137
Date posted 12/20/2022


Under direct supervision, performs pre-analytical & post-analytical functions of laboratory testing. Maintains department inventory. Transports specimens & supplies.

Essential Purposes

– Upholds KP's policies and procedures, the company's guiding principles, and all relevant local, state, and federal laws.

-Barcoding, centrifuging, separating, mixing, logging, and transporting specimens are used to carry out the pre-analytical phase of testing.

– Retrieves samples for follow-up testing, searches for leftover or misplaced samples, and reports

– Keeps track of all orders and inventories for their assigned region or job.

– Delivers laboratory reports to the proper locations after receiving them.

– Processes accessions specimens and bar codes correctly.

– Prepares samples for delivery to outside laboratories

– Records problematic specimens

– Keeps a database up to date and oversees it for samples delivered to outside reference laboratories.

Establishes and maintains cordial relationships with the general public, patients, and other staff members.

– Obeys all supervisory, leadership, and senior instructions.

– May carry out additional tasks as needed

Pay Grade: 21
Basic Qualifications:
• High School Diploma or GED
• 35 wpm or as required by the facility
• Successful completion of orientation and on-the-job training
• Demonstrated ability to perform the duties/responsibilities of the job at a fully satisfactory level of performance
Notes:• This is an on-call position, days and hours may vary
Primary Location: California, Los Angeles, West Los Angeles Medical Center
Scheduled Weekly Hours: 1
Shift: Day
Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Working Hours Start: 06:00 AM
Working Hours End: 02:30 PM
Job Schedule: Call-in/On-Call
Job Type: Standard
Employee Status: Regular
Employee Group/Union Affiliation: B01|SEIU|Local 399
Job Level: Entry Level
Department: West LA Medical Center – Pathology/Lab-PermLab SysCoord – 0806
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

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