Entry-Level Laboratory Assistant in Harrison, NY at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/11/2019

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    Harrison, NY
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Job Description

A Well-established and growing company is seeking an Laboratory Assistant to join their team in the Purchase, NY area!


Recycling Duties:
* Recycle all returned kit materials from lab while checking each item for possible overlooked specimen. Document, photograph, and report any specimen found
* Clean & repair all reusable kit boxes while inspecting and handle all back flow of materials to Path Tec
* Box, weigh and label finished recycled items to ship to Path Tec
* Keep accurate logs for recycled & destroyed items
* Maintain sign-out sheets for items taken by Lab and Couriers
* Prepare biohazard waste for collection by licensed vendor to be incinerated
* Works as NY based member of the Fulfillment Department

Inventory Duties:
* Inventory supplies of kits on hand and reorder from Path Tec when needed
* Running of client reports for US mail/Fed Ex, basic mailroom functions
* Basic receiving functions for Inventory Storeroom
* Receive and verify accurate supply deliveries and file packing slips for further processing. Assure all packing slip information is entered into "Par Connect" inventory maintenance system and back-ordered items are reported to the requesting lab and the Purchasing Manager.
* Responsible for the replenishment of laboratory supplies from existing inventory on an as requested basis to support laboratory operations
* Assist Facilities Manager with the upkeep; develop and implement procedures for disposing of hazardous waste materials in accordance with local and state government regulations
* Complete an accurate physical inventory at each month end
* Provide Purchasing Manager with recommendations on inventory level and item obsolescence