Randstad Clinical Operations in Durham, North Carolina

Clinical Operations

job details:

  • location:Durham, NC

  • salary:$14.50 - $17.06 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, April 27, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:24778

job description

Clinical Operations

Pre-Analytical Services Coordinator

Job Summary

Process study samples for storage, onward shipping or Laboratory Testing according to study requirements.

Job Responsibilities

  • Route any samples intended for same day analysis to the lab in a timely manner.

  • Execute quality control check and identification of incoming specimens.

  • Remand samples with descrepancies into designated storage locations.

  • Work directly with the client or study manager to resolve sample discrepancies.

  • Prepare and package specimens requiring onward shipping to outside recipients for testing.

  • Ensure that scheduled shipments are made as per sponsor requirements.

  • Discard any samples when required.

  • Review, action and close any ad-hoc requests assigned.

  • Provide support to line management in any tasks applicable to the daily running of the department.

  • Sort incoming specimens for testing, storage or onward shipping.

  • Ensure that all shipments incoming and outgoing meet shipping regulatory requirements.

  • Ensure specimen integrity by maintaining specimens at the proper temperature conditions and taking proactive steps to prevent temperature variance.

  • Assist with routine freezer maintenance.

  • Manage the specimen management requirements of higher complexity studies.

  • All responsibilities are essential job functions unless noted as nonessential (N).

Education & Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in science related field; 1 year direct post graduation experience with accessioning and sample qualifying

  • Good working knowledge of relevant procedures

  • Ability to liaise with internal departments

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients

  • Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech

  • Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers

  • Regular sitting for extended periods of time



  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • 401K Plan with Company Match

  • Life and AD&D Insurance

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