Tech, Forensic Toxicology Laboratory Processing I

at Quest Diagnostics Inc in Lenexa, Kansas, United States

Job Description

Know that there are people behind the data. Patients and Physicians rely on our diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions. These are often serious decisions with far reaching consequences, and require sensitivity, tact and a clear dedication to service. It's about providing clarity and hope.
As a Specimen Processor you will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you can expand your skills and knowledge. You'll have a role where you can act with professionalism, you can inspire colleagues, and you can care about the work we do and the people we serve.
At Quest, our Specimen Processors play an essential role in our success and provide a critical service responding to the often pressured requirements of accurate diagnoses. As a career, it offers a unique opportunity to learn and develop a profession offering long-term stability and development. You can also earn a competitive salary and great overtime, while growing your own career.
Tech, Forensic Toxicology Laboratory Processing I

Tech, Forensic Toxicology Laboratory Processing I - Lenexa, KS - Monday-Friday
Basic Purpose:
To describe the responsibilities of the forensic processor within the Forensic Drug Testing Laboratory. This position reports to the Supervisor, Forensic Processing and is responsible for the routine daily sample processing of the Forensic Toxicology Processing Department. This individual is accountable for all specimen receipt, sorting, data entry and work within the forensic processing department.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Has a preliminary but functional understanding of the QTN Lab Information System
Sort specimens by source (hair, oral fluid, urine, etc) and work list
Completes Maxilog Data Entry
Understands and adheres to strict forensic practices
Capable of processing urine specimens for regulated and non-regulated testing independently
Adheres to company policies and procedures
Proficient with scanning/imaging all custody and control forms
Capable of discarding negative specimens
Performs flexilog on routine urine specimens at 70 CCF?s per hour
Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Supervision Exercised: n/a

Education Preferred: High School diploma or equivalent

Work Experience:
Prior laboratory experience preferred

Physical and Mental:
Able to sit or stand for long periods
Work in a laboratory environment and adhere to safety requirements

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
Practical knowledge of computer systems.
Commitment to Customer Satisfaction

All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.  or Citizenship

Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans /  Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity.

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Job Posting: 12156662

Posted On: Aug 06, 2022

Updated On: Aug 09, 2022