Lab I Asst - Teterboro, NJ req13983

Lab I Asst - Teterboro, NJ ?req13983

Tues - Sat 12:30 am - 9:00 am with weekend rotation.?


  • Perform the daily activities as described below. Basic Purpose: Perform various routine laboratory functions in a precise and accurate fashion to assist the laboratory professional staff and to facilitate production.


  • Sorting, and receiving specimens in the department.

  • Performs routine instrument maintenance on some equipment.

  • Performs laboratory tasks of centrifuging specimens, printing extra labels, recording data (temperature charts) specimen storage and retrieval.

  • Preparing reagents and or media in the department.

  • Preparing specimens at workstations for testing. (Including building worklists, aliquoting specimens into sample cups, checking specimens for clots and fibrin, inoculation, slide preparation)

  • Performs QA/QC duties as assigned.

  • Resolves pending lists.

  • Finds missing samples.

  • Decontaminates work areas.

  • Performs weekly radioactive wipe tests.

  • Maintains files for department records.

  • Changes gas cylinders.

  • Follows all PPE requirements and all safety regulations.

  • Uses the laboratory computer system as well as operates PCs.

  • Disposes of biohazardous material.

  • Completes training and competency checklists as appropriate.

This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities, but rather a general description of the work performed by this position.


  • High school diploma or equivalent. Medical assistant training helpful. Math and science courses preferred.

Work Experience: None required

Special Requirements:

  • Must have the ability to establish work priorities and to handle several tasks for maximum workstation efficiency.

  • Must be able to retain information once learned.

  • Must interact with other coworkers, internal and external customers with courtesy and respect.

Key Word Search: laboratory, medical

All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an

Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity.


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