Phlebotomist/Specimen Processing Technician 1

This job salary starts at $48,000 per year, requires training specific to the industry prior to increase in pay. 


Northwest Clinical Research Center (NWCRC) in Bellevue, Washington is seeking to hire a Specimen Processing Technician/Phlebotomist I. NWCRC conducts clinical trials for research in the medical field. 




  • High School Diploma required. College graduates preferred. 

  • Minimum one year experience in laboratory processing human blood and urine specimens, including safe handling. 

  • Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook skills. 

  • Ability to interact with and assist all patients and staff members in a professional and culturally competent manner. 

  • We are a drug free company, including marijuana. Employment is contingent upon a negative drug test result and background check. 

  • We require all our staff to be COVID-19 vaccinated. 




The Lab Technician I’s position plays a significant role in the conduct of clinical trials. We are a high-volume clinical trial clinic and are looking for someone who is seeking to gain hands on experience in the medical field. You will be responsible for helping operate our in-house clinical research lab. 


You will have the opportunity to gain valuable insight and knowledge of clinical research and the development of new pharmaceutical medications. 


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 



  • Obtain blood specimens by performing venipunctures and finger sticks. 

  • Perform simple laboratory testing and/or prepare specimen for lab testing. 

  • Operates laboratory equipment, such as centrifuges and incubators. 

  • Accurately recording patient or study demographics into electronic records. 

  • Performing inventory of supplies and reordering as needed. 

  • Coordinating proper disposal of expired lab kits. 

  • Filing and retrieving lab reports. 

  • Answering study queries, collaborating across departments to expedite information to central labs.  




  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment. 

  • Ability to complete training and follow study protocol. 

  • Flexibility and ability to prioritize and multi-task throughout the day. 

  • Must be detail oriented, and self-motivated. 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 

  • Ability to think through problems and visualize solutions. 

  • Willingness to interact with a diverse patient population. 

  • Medical Laboratory Technician program completion or previous phlebotomy experience a plus. 


This is a full-time position with excellent benefits (including medical, dental, vision and employer matching 401k,) and the opportunity for career advancement. 

Please visit our website at to learn more about Northwest Clinical Research Center. 

Please submit a cover letter and resume in response to this posting. 


Salary: $48,000.00 - $55,000.00 per year 




  • 401(k) 

  • 401(k) matching 

  • Dental insurance 

  • Employee assistance program 

  • Health insurance 

  • Paid time off 

  • Vision insurance 


COVID-19 considerations: 


We follow all state and federal guidelines. All staff are required to be vaccinated. 


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