Specimen Processor



Benefits for qualified employees include: 401(K) plus match; health, dental, life and vision insurance; FSA and HAS accounts; paid time off; tuition reimbursement.


Pay Range $16.00 -$22.00 Hourly

Job Summary

Following the principles similar to “lean” manufacturing, the Specimen Processor performs computer registration, test ordering, sample labeling and processing of patients and/or samples received in the laboratory. The Specimen Processor monitors computer call lists, completing required calls in a timely manner. The Specimen Processor will ensure all specimens are sent/received in appropriate lab departments and according to laboratory protocols. The Specimen Processor Works under the direct supervision of the director, manager, supervisor or charge technologist as assigned.

About Mohawk Valley Health System

This is an exciting time for MVHS as we prepare for our 2023 move into The Wynn Hospital, a new, state-of-the-art hospital in downtown Utica. You will be joining a team of nearly 4,800 clinical and healthcare professionals and will be provided opportunities to advance your career.
MVHS is committed to creating an environment that supports professional nutritional service practice and excellence in patient care, become part of the team taking care of our community today!

Education/Experience Requirements


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent


  • One (1) Year Related Experience


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability. Successful candidates may be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

Nearest Major Market: Utica