Specimen Processing Specialist in San Diego, CA at Pride Health

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    San Diego, CA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Pride Health has an opening for a Specimen Processing Specialist to join a company located in San Diego, CA.  The hours are M-F 11:30pm-8am.  


  • 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 samples for storage and resolves and document problem specimens.
  • Keys in patient demographics.


  • Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1-3 years of experience in a clinical laboratory setting is preferred.