Specimen Processing Specialist

Colorado Springs, CO
United States

Experience Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Prepares laboratory specimens for designated departments/locations prior to laboratory analysis and testing.
  • Unpacks specimens from branches or ports and routes specimens by type to various staging areas.
  • Prepares all specimens received for testing in designated laboratory departments or locations such as staging of specimens, centrifuge,separate serum, and blood smears.
  • Aliquots sample for departments.
  • Prepares excess specimen for storage and resolves and document problem specimens.
  • This position is located in Colorado Springs- Evans Army Hospital .


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2-5 years of medical/clinical laboratory experience is preferred but not required
  • Professional customer service
  • Comfortable handling biological specimens
  • Ability to accurately identify specimens
  • Experience working in a team environment
  • Strong data entry and organizational skills
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Ability to lift up to 40 lbs
  • Able to pass a standardized color blind test




Monday - Friday: 10:00am - 4:00pm