Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Entry Level Processor- Teterboro, NJ Req14696

Expired Job

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated Teterboro , NJ 07608

Posted 4 months ago

Entry Level Processor- Teterboro, NJ req14696

Know that there are people behind the data. Patients and Physicians rely on our diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions. These are often serious decisions with far reaching consequences, and require sensitivity, tact and a clear dedication to service. It's about providing clarity and hope.

As a Specimen Processor you will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you can expand your skills and knowledge. You'll have a role where you can act with professionalism, you can inspire colleagues, and you can care about the work we do and the people we serve.

At Quest, our Specimen Processors play an essential role in our success and provide a critical service responding to the often pressured requirements of accurate diagnoses. As a career, it offers a unique opportunity to learn and develop a profession offering long-term stability and development. You can also earn a competitive salary and great overtime, while growing your own career.

View a realistic job preview here.

Basic Purpose:

The SPT I is responsible for general support functions within the Specimen Processing Department. This position requires passing a data entry assessment. Functions performed may include but are not limited to data entry of test orders, presort, pickup and delivery of processed specimens to the laboratory, centrifugation and aliquoting. Department is a production environment, with emphasis on productivity/quality standards and departmental completion times. All functions must be performed with confidence, accuracy and in a timely manner. Job is complex and requires that employee have good organization skills and ability to learn and understand specimen types related to test(s) ordered by client. The SPT I must have the ability learn and understand the compliance regulations related to test ordering which may change on a daily basis. This position is critical to quality for customer satisfaction. Additionally, since many changes do occur from day to day, great flexibility on the part of the SPT I is required. Majority of SPT I work, on the nightshift, but based on staffing needs weekends, holidays, on call and overtime is a requirement.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Able to perform all responsibilities of the Specimen Preparation Assistant

  • Demonstrates an ability to learn the job duties assigned to the SPT I, and develops an understanding of how all the functions in Specimen Processing fit together

  • Identifies problems and in some cases, may resolve issues with specimen types such as missing information etc.

  • Demonstrates an understanding of the compliance policies related to test ordering, which requires developing ability to research test ordering information on translation tables, computer system, and the directory of services

  • Meets standards for production and accuracy within 6 months

  • Understands the complex relationship between test(s) ordered and specimen received

  • Completes all required written documentation, legibly and within the assigned timeframe

  • Meets or exceeds all performance expectations to include attendance, adherence to work schedule and demonstrates Quest values and behaviors through work performance and peer and team interaction

  • Is open to learning additional functions within Specimen Processing to allow timely progression to the next level

  • Performs other duties as assigned


Education Preferred:

  • HS diploma or equivalent

Work Experience:

  • Medical background preferred which includes medical terminology applicable to a clinical laboratory

  • Previous experience in a production environment preferred

Physical and Mental Requirements:

  • Position requires data background with abilities to enter 6,000 alphanumeric keystrokes/hour

  • Works in a biohazard environment, practicing good safety habits

  • Able to sit or stand for long periods

  • Handles multiple tasks simultaneously and works in a production environment


  • Communicates effectively with all levels of staff

  • Maintains composure while working under pressure

  • Reflects good judgment at all times when determining what action to take when resolving problems

  • Adheres to Quest Diagnostics core values, safety and compliance policies and procedures

  • Keeps work area neat and clean

  • Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills that foster a positive environment.

  • Demonstrates flexibility and ability to adapt to change

Quest Diagnostics has many career opportunities for individuals whose talent, initiative and dedication will complement our belief that the patients come first and that values do matter. We work to earn our customers' trust every day by providing the highest quality diagnostic information services in a professional, accessible and informative way.

We have a large recognized brand; we offer flexibility and autonomy, great support, pay and benefits and a comprehensive training and onboarding program. All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.

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

upload resume icon
See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Quotations Specialist Entry Level

Graybar Electric Company, Inc.

Posted 6 days ago

VIEW JOBS 1/11/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-04-11T00:00 Graybar Electric Company, Inc., is a fortune 500 company with $6.6 billion in annual revenues and a leader in the distribution of high quality electrical, communications, data networking and security products and solutions. With 150 years of experience, 8300 employees strong and 290 locations across North America, Canada and Puerto Rico, we believe that no other company in our industry can match our experience, stability or reputation. Our goal for success is simple. We listen to what our customers need, connect them to the right solution and then deliver on our word. We help our customers' power, network and secure their facilities with speed, intelligence and efficiency. Would you like to be part of Graybar and carry on our tradition? In this exciting opportunity, the Quotations Specialist for Graybar's Communications & Data business lines will be located at our Teterboro, NJ Branch. Responsibilities for Quotations Specialist: In this entry level position, the Quotations Specialist, you will be trained to support our sales and customer service representatives by providing quotations to achieve profitable revenue. * Support the overall branch sales strategy through efficient and timely responses to internal and external customers. * Prepare cost estimates of materials requested by Sales, Customer Service Representatives, Stock Maintenance, and others. * Compile/organize bills of material, utilizing knowledge of products to be manufactured and available service solutions; compare competing manufacturers' bills of material to determine the best solution for a customer. * Itemize tools, fixtures, or equipment to be manufactured by company or purchased from outside sources. * Contact manufacturers directly or through local representatives to obtain best cost information. * Compute cost/price estimates for materials using a variety of criteria, such as inventory availability, competitive position, price validity, and other logistical considerations (freight, handling, staging, etc); compute cost estimates for price escalation or abnormal freight charges. * Maintain accurate paperwork and job files to facilitate smooth transition to other departments. * Correlate all cost information within time frame of bid date and time needed by contractors and sales employees. * Maintain department files. * Participate in continuous training sessions and lunch & learns to increase industry knowledge and career development. * Attend trade shows, sales meetings and networking events. * Other clerical duties assigned as needed. * Motivated and career minded professional who has a positive and can do attitude. Seeking Internships or 1 year of business/clerical/customer service experience. * Quotes exposure desired. * AS or BS in Business Administration, Supply Chain or Construction preferred. * Seeking customer service, sales support, telecom, networking, operations, contract management, construction management, logistics or supply chain knowledge/experience. * Military logistics experience a plus. * Enjoys interacting with customers/clients (internal/external) and working with numbers. * Detailed oriented professional who understands the importance of process, meeting deadlines and achieving results. * Technically proficient computer skills in MS Office Suite with expertise in formulas and formatting. SAP knowledge a plus. * Excellent interpersonal, presentation and communication skills (verbal & written). * Team player who takes charge and thrives in a fast paced environment. Why Join Graybar? Competitive base compensation. Comprehensive benefit plans. Time off policy. 401(k). Profit sharing. Stock Purchase Plan. Training & Development. Opportunity to work for an employee owned company that is admired for its financial stability, innovation and management quality. Fortune Magazine - 2018 World's Most Admired Companies - #2 Wholesale Diversified&sortBy=industry-rank EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled Click the link to view your equal employment rights (EEO Is the Law) - Graybar Electric Company, Inc. Teterboro NJ

Entry Level Processor- Teterboro, NJ Req14696

Expired Job

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated