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Actalent Specimen Processor I in Seattle, Washington


  • Introduce and prepare biological specimens to the laboratory to ensure accurate processing.

  • Open specimens and pour off into secondary containers to prepare for analysis and testing.

  • Verify patient demographic information matches the test requisition form submitted.

  • Data entry of patient information into the computer system for tracking purposes.

  • Meet key production metrics and quality measures to ensure timely and accurate results.

  • Unpack and route specimens to their respective staging areas.

  • Pack and ship specimens to proper testing facilities when required.

  • Properly prepare and store excess specimen samples.

  • Resolve and document any problem specimens.

  • Handle and dispose of medical and chemical waste.

  • Comply with applicable environmental health and safety policies and procedures.

  • Operate automated instrumentation under supervision if necessary

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Previous medical or production experience is preferred.

  • Proficient computer and typing skills.

  • Standardized color vision test must be administered to evaluate if potential accommodation is needed for worker.

  • Comfortable handling human biological specimens including blood urine and tissue samples.

  • Ability to lift up to 30lbs work in protective equipment and sit/stand for long periods of time.

  • Strong eye hand coordination in order to accurately identify specimens by touch and sight.

  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.

  • High level of attention to detail with the ability to problem solve.

  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal. 0-2 years of work experience.

About Actalent

Actalent is a global leader in engineering and sciences services and talent solutions. We help visionary companies advance their engineering and science initiatives through access to specialized experts who drive scale, innovation and speed to market. With a network of almost 30,000 consultants and more than 4,500 clients across the U.S., Canada, Asia and Europe, Actalent serves many of the Fortune 500.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Actalent, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through:

  • Hiring diverse talent

  • Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection

  • Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes

  • Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please email ( for other accommodation options.