Ethos Veterinary Health Veterinary Laboratory Assistant in Woburn, Massachusetts
Ethos Diagnostic Science located in Woburn, MA, is looking for a full-time Laboratory Assistant to join its rapidly growing team.
The overall purpose of the Laboratory Assistant Level I is to assist the primary laboratory technicians in day to day operations of the laboratory. The Laboratory Assistant must promote excellent communication skills, and be able to multi-task with both direct and indirect supervision.
Accessions all specimens into the laboratory information system.
Preps specimens and fills out forms for send out tests.
Preps and stains cytology slides.
Preps general specimens for analysis including serology testing.
Sets up fecal analysis.
Unpacks and re-stocks supplies.
General cleanliness of the lab.
Fills supply orders.
Answers phone calls and questions
Perform other duties as assigned.
Shifts: 4pm - 1am and will include one weekend night.
High School diploma or GED. Computer software knowledge. Some college B.S. degree helpful.
Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Knowledge and experience with diverse computer software.
Demonstrate time management skills.
Ability to lift or move boxes up to 30 pounds.
Ability to work at a computer for several hours at a time.
About our Organization
We are a reference quality commercial lab staffed by experienced technicians with years of experience in veterinary laboratory procedures. Reliable lab results are a key to advanced patient care and our laboratory accuracy is second to none.
Benefits of Working at Ethos Hospital
Compensation is based off experience and skill level. Full-time benefits include health with an optional 100% employer paid plan, dental, vision, disability and life insurances, flex-spending accounts, 401(k), Employee Assistance Program, paid time off, uniforms, and a generous CE allowance.