Spherion, in partnership with Exact Sciences, is recruiting multiple part-time Lab Processing Associates (known internally as Specimen Processing Associates or SPAs) for a 3-6 month temporary opportunity. This is the perfect company to grow your talents and their team of passionate, innovative, and collaborative employees maintain a supportive and positive work environment. Through the processing of Cologuard kits and COVID-19 testing kits, the SPA position affords the opportunity for job seekers with excellent time management skills who thrive in a fast-paced environment to participate in the effort to eliminate colorectal cancer and COVID 19.$1,500 bonus given after 6 months or at the completion of the contract!We have weeknight and weekend shifts available!Responsibilities:- Receiving samples for Cologuard and COVID (similar to a Q-tip swab) from couriers- Counting Samples and checking for leaks- Scanning requisitions in OnBase- Following proper specimen identification procedures in the execution of all job duties- Performing all job duties according to laboratory policies and procedures- Handle and dispose of all specimens following universal precautions and applicable safety policies- Access and process laboratory specimens with emphasis on accuracy, timeliness, completeness, and compliance- Help manage specimen storage and retention according to laboratory policies and procedures- Timely removal of processing waste from the Exact Sciences Clinical laboratory to applicable disposal locations- Supplying inventory and supply stocking. Perform basic maintenance of laboratory equipmentWorking hours: Various Shifts AvailableSkills:- Ability to focus on detail and perform repetitive tasks- Strong organizational skills- Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of staff through both verbal and written communications- Ability to lift and move 20-40 pounds on an occasional basis- Ability to stand, walk, bend and reach on a frequent basis (up to 50% of the time)- Ability to grasp with both hands; pinch with thumb and forefinger; turn with hand/arm; reach above shoulder height- A positive attitude with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to interact and build strong working relationships with peers at all levels of the organization- Ability to work in a team environment and adapt to changing workload and circumstances effectively; able to respond to new information quickly- Strong attention to detail and focus on quality outputEducation:High SchoolExperience:0-1 yearsQualifications:- Must be 18 years of age or older and legally authorized to work in the United States- Proof of COVID 19 vaccination - High School diploma or GED- Ability to accurately follow written and verbal instructions- Ability to type 35/wpm- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment- Demonstrated basic understanding of laboratory terminology and equipment- Ability to work in a normal laboratory environment where personal protective equipment is required- Previous experience in a laboratory setting- Ability to focus on detail and perform repetitive tasks To apply click on the Apply button in the top right corner of the page!Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.