Lab Assistant II

  • Location
    Stanford, California
  • Job type
  • Category
    Medical & Science - Medical Technician

Adecco Medical and Science is currently recruiting for a Full-Time Lab Assistant II located in Palo Alto, CA! An outstanding Lab Assistant must be able to receives all surgical pathology and cytology specimens and test requisitions in the laboratory. Lab Assistant Reports To: Accessioning Supervisor, Gross Room Supervisor Frequent Contacts: Gross Room medical and technical supervisors, medical staff, residents and fellows, Operations Manager, clinic staff, surgery staff, laboratory staff.

Position is Monday - Friday (8am - 5pm) which pays upto $25.71hr (DOE)

Job Responsibilities:

Receives all specimens into the lab from a variety of sources and routes
Compares information from test requisition form with specimen labels and resolves identification problems
Prioritizes specimens prior to entering data in laboratory information system (LIS).
Manipulate and edit computer fields to ensure proper billing, unique accessioning number, and correct documentation for each specimen received
Manually logs in specimens when computer system is down
Maintains instruments and equipment in the Gross and Frozen Section Rooms
Performs other work related duties as assigned


High school graduate or equivalent required. AA/AS or BAIBS in a biological science preferred
Previous laboratory experience preferred
Strong medical terminology skills required
Must be able to communicate effectively, orally and in writing, in English

If you are interested in the Lab Assistant II opportunity in Palo Alto, CA please click apply now! For other opportunities available at Adecco Medical and Science go to If you have questions about the position, please contact Dorian Baker at 925-349-0310 or you can also apply directly with your resume to

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