Lab Aide

Lab Aide - $14-$16 per hour. DIRECT-HIRE. Wonderful career opportunity in the healthcare field without requiring previous experience! The Lab Aide will receive and process pathology specimens within a time-sensitive environment. This key position includes a unique variety of responsibilities including entering the patient and lab information into company specific database, follow up communication with healthcare providers, and processing pathology specimens within the same day they are received.

Job Description


  • Verify details of each specimen: patient information, description of the specimen, type of test to be performed (if notes from the medical facility aren't clear, will follow up with facility for details)
  • Enter specimen details in database
  • Transfer specimen to containers for processing
  • Processes will/may include: measuring/weighing specimens, staining, preparing slides, etc.
  • Routine laboratory cleanup procedures
  • Maintain laboratory supplies; communicate with supervisor when supplies need to be ordered
  • Accurately file slides and associated documentation


  • Solid computer skills and min. keyboard speed of 40wpm (net)
  • Attention to detail and strong problem-solving abilities
  • Demonstrated communication skills (verbal, electronic, and written) and ability to professionally converse with colleagues, supervisors, and health care professionals
  • Ability to maintain absolute integrity in accuracy and observe professional discretion with patient information
  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time

WORK HOURS: 36-38 hours per week, Sunday-Thursday

STARTING PAY:  $14 - $16 per hour, commensurate with experience


  • Health Insurance (Medical and Dental)
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Life Insurance
  • Profit Sharing Plan
  • 401K plan

About Anderson & Associates Recruitment and Staffing

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  • Location

    Chico, CA

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  • Shift

    Day Shift

  • Contact Phone

    (530) 891-1955

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