Specimen Accessioner, 2nd Shift

Job Number: 42230

Specimen Accessioner, 2nd Shift

Job Description:

Our partner, a national provider of diagnostic testing, has an immediate need for a Specimen Processor at their Paducah, Kentucky facility. The Specimen Accessioner prepares specimens received for testing in designated laboratory departments such as staging samples, centrifuge, separate serum, and blood smears. This position is a 2nd shift, contract position, Monday - Friday, 3pm - 11:30pm, $15/hr plus 8% shift differential.


  • Scan samples into an inventory system for storage, discard old samples, move and place samples racks into storage in coolers and freezers

  • Handle a high volume of specimen each day (blood, urine, saliva etc)

  • Prepare all specimen received for testing in designated laboratory departments or locations such as staging of specimen, centrifuge, separate serum, and blood smears

  • May perform data entry of test requisition information

  • Aliquot and separate samples for departments

  • Prepare excess specimen samples for storage and resolves and document problem specimen

  • Answer telephones, maintain logs/records

Education Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

Desired Background/Skills:

  • Experience in a manufacturing or lab setting is preferred but not required

  • Candidates subject to criminal background check and pre-employment drug screen


  • Experience performing repetitive tasks in a fast-paced work environment

  • Experience utilizing computerized databases

  • Familiarity with lab equipment is preferred

  • Effective written and verbal communication

  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs

Other Information:

    Greene Resources is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Paducah, KY 42001, US